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Here’s an excerpt from the opening paragraph of an article by Dan Bigna…Does anybody know what passage in All By Myself he’s referring to?…The opening sounds a little reminiscent…
 

Tuned In: Superb songwriting at the heart of David Bowie's musical legacy 

By Dan Bigna
January 21, 2016 — 9.53am


I was fumbling with luggage in the foyer of a Sydney hotel when Eric Carmen's soft-rock anthem All by Myself drifted through the crowded space without having the intended calming effect. I happened to notice a melodic fragment from that regrettable ode to self-obsession sounded remarkably similar to David Bowie's mini opus Life on Mars from the charmed 1971 album Hunky Dory.

 

 

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