Samira Ahmed on Space Oddity - part 2

Oct 05, 2019, 02:12 PM

BBC journalist and presenter Samira Ahmed joins me for a peek inside the esoteric and wonderful 'Space Oddity' from 1969.

The long-delayed and oft-promised second part of my two-parter on 'Space Oddity' with Samira Ahmed is finally here, almost 50 years to the month after Part 1. It covers not only the latter half of Bowie's 1969 LP, but veers across a number of topics as we trudge through the dampened grass to approach the summer's end. Tall Venusians will be passing through. I hope you enjoy this - and don't forget to warm up with Part One: