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In a weird parallel to Bowie's Blackstar, Leonard Cohen was to die just a few days after You Want It Darker came out. He also wrote and recorded it while battling terminal ill…
http://markmeynell.net/blog/2017/01/blackstar-and-falling-star-leonards-legacy/


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The ★ Blackstar This album is as elusive as it is angular. But then isn't Bowie always like that? Never has popular music witnessed such a relentlessly innovative and shape-shift…
http://markmeynell.net/blog/2016/12/blackstar-and-falling-star-2-david-bowies-final-gift/


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2016 has been a grotty year by any reckoning. But somehow, amidst the watersheds and chaos, in the course of the annual obit list, there were two rays of light. Though they we…
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