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How much is David Bowie Diamond Dogs album worth? David Bowie: Diamond Dogs – $3,500
The original copies of Diamond Dogs by David Bowie released in 1974 were withdrawn by the label – RCA because the cover artwork featured a human with dog’s genitals.
Was Diamond Dogs Ziggy Stardust? Conceived during a period of uncertainty over where his career was headed, Diamond Dogs is the result of multiple projects Bowie envisioned at the time. One of these was a musical based on Ziggy Stardust (1972), which he ultimately scrapped. Another was an adaptation of George Orwell’s 1949 novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.
What is meant by Diamond Dogs? The “Diamond Dogs” were “all little Johnny Rottens and Sid Viciouses, really”, Bowie later explained. “In my mind… they were these gangs of squeaking, roller-skating, vicious hoods with Bowie knives and furs on, and they were all skinny because they hadn’t eaten enough, and they all had funny-coloured hair.
Who played lead guitar on Diamond Dogs? Why else would he elect to play lead guitar on Diamond Dogs? Guitarist Mick Ronson was always one of the best things about Bowie and for Bowie to replace him is like Mick Jagger filling in for Keith Richard.