David Bowie - Life On Mars? album
Life on Mars? is often considered one of the true masterpieces of the Bowie Canon. Originally released on the Hunky Dory album in 1971, it was made a single in 1973 during the height of Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust era. The song details the story of a young girl who wants to go the movies, while her parents are not completely behind the idea. She goes to the movies anyway to find entertainment and escape the mundane reality.
Life on Mars?", also known as "(Is There) Life on Mars?", is a song by David Bowie, first released in 1971 on the album Hunky Dory and also released as a single. The song, with cryptic lyrics by Bowie and prominent piano by Rick Wakeman. When released as a single in 1973, "Life on Mars?" reached number three in the UK Singles Chart and stayed on the chart for thirteen weeks. A music video was filmed by Mick Rock to promote the single release.
Life On Mars? (оригинал David Bowie). Жизнь на Марсе? (перевод Дмитрий Глухих из Кирова). It's a god-awful small affair. Is there life on Mars? Есть ли жизнь на Марсе? It's on America's tortured brow. Именно на американской вымученной земле. That Mickey Mouse has grown up a cow.
Album: Hunky Dory (1971). Charted: 3. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Life On Mars?" uses practically the same chords as "My Way" and the Hunky Dory linear notes state that the song is "inspired by Frankie. In 2008, Bowie recalled writing this song to the Mail on Sunday: "This song was so easy. Being young was easy.
Life on Mars" as written by David Bowie. Lyrics powered by LyricFind. Life on Mars? song meanings. This is deliberately confusing. He chose to talk about two things at the same time on purpose. The last line in the chorus, Is there life on Mars, can be seen as a very clever reference to Orson Welles’s broadcast of War of the Worlds.
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Life on Mars? It's a god-awful small affair. To the girl with the mousy hair. But her mummy is yelling ‘No!’ And her daddy has told her to go. But her friend is nowhere to be seen. Now she walks through her sunken dream. Writer(s): BOWIE DAVID Lyrics powered by ww. usixmatch. Powered by. Advertisements. Translations of "Life on Mars?"
|A||Life On Mars?||3:45|
|B||The Man Who Sold The World||3:58|
- Published By – Moth Music
- Published By – Tantric Music
- Manufactured By – TELDEC »Telefunken-Decca« Schallplatten GmbH
NotesPromo / Unverkäufliche Warenprobe ohne Wert / Echantillon gratuit - Trade Sample
Side A: A Gem Production ℗ 1971
Side B: ℗ 1972
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout: (Side A runout, stamped): P1973 CHPA-3353 Manufactured in Germany
- Matrix / Runout: (Side B runout, stamped): P1973 CHPA-3354 Manufactured in Germany
- Matrix / Runout: (Side A label): CHPA-3353
- Matrix / Runout: (Side B label): CHPA-3354
- Rights Society: GEMA
|RCA 2316||David Bowie||Life On Mars? (7", Single, Sol)||RCA Victor||RCA 2316||UK||1973|
|RCA 2316||David Bowie||Life On Mars? (7", Single, Promo, Kno)||RCA Victor||RCA 2316||UK||1973|
|RCA 2316||David Bowie||Life On Mars? (7", Single, Kno)||RCA Victor||RCA 2316||Ireland||1973|
|RCA 2316||David Bowie||Life On Mars (7", Single, Kno)||RCA Victor||RCA 2316||UK||1973|
|RCA 2316||David Bowie||Life On Mars (7", Single, Pus)||RCA Victor||RCA 2316||UK||1973|