On 6 November 1972, David Bowie’s manager Tony Defries wrote to record producer Phil Spector.
As manager for RCA Recording Artist, David Bowie, I write to inquire if you are interested in working with him on his next album to be recorded at Trident Studios in London January 1973. I have enclosed four of David’s albums so that you may become familiar with his work before our next contact.
Letter by Tony Defries, 6 November 1972
Last updated: 3 May 2023
Also on this day...
- 1974: Live: Public Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio
- 1966: Photo shoot: Clapham Common, London
- 1964: Live: Davie Jones and the Manish Boys, Marquee Club, London – David Bowie meets Dana Gillespie
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