SACRED TRIANGLE (THE): Bowie, Iggy and Lou, 1971-1973


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The Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy and Lou, 1971-1973

Playing Time: 01:53:32
Catalogue Number: SIDVD560
UPC: 823564523293

By the second half of 1971 David Bowie was justifiably being branded a one-hit-wonder, Lou Reed was considered washed-up following a disastrous solo debut, and Iggy Pop was seen as merely a drug crazed ex-Stooge - the band having split the year before for reasons linked to his deepening habit.

But a meeting of minds at the New York venue "Max's Kansas City" in that year's closing months was the catalyst for an extraodinary turnaround of fortunes for these three musical geniuses, resulting in the most dramatic shift in musical style since the dawn of the rock age, fifteen years before.

This fascinating film investigates the era in which these brilliant, creative personalities worked most closely together. With the story told by those who were there at the time and via rare and classic film footage, plus recently discovered archive, seldome seen photographs and a host of other features, this programme reveals a time of incredible creativity, astonishing energy and a sublime chain of events that changed music forever.

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