March 22, 2019

David Bowie / Marlene Dietrich: "Revolutionary Song b/w Just A Gigolo" for Record Store Day

David Bowie's Revolutionary Song baked by Marlene Dietrich singing Just A Gigolo will be released on a split 7" for Record Store Day.

After legendary English musician David Bowie started his movie career by playing the lead in The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) he was starring in Just a Gigolo Bowie contributed a piece of music to the film; his so-called "Revolutionary Song", played by a band called The Rebels. Later it became a collector's item. Besides this track the 7-inch include the 1928 title song Just a Gigolo, performed by Marlene Dietrich. It was her last film appearance and last song she recorded during her lifetime.

Limited to 10,000 (other sources mention 8,000) numbered copies on blue vinyl.


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