The Entertainer

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Author: Peter Martin
Date: June 22, 1986
From: The Sunday Telegraph(Issue 1309)
Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA
Document Type: Article
Length: 1,152 words

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THE ENTERTAINER

THE ENTERTAINER

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Labyrinth, David Bowie's latest film, is his most important yet.k'What I do now", he says, "is pure entertainment". Peter Martin met him making the video (with the Junk Lady, above) ofthe song ofthe film

Labyrinth, David Bowie's latest film, is his most important yet.k'What I do now", he says, "is pure entertainment". Peter Martin met him making the video (with the Junk Lady, above) ofthe song ofthe film

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It is nine-thirty on a cold morning and the Studio B soundstage of Shepperton Studios is slowly coming to life. It is the second day ofa shoot forthe latest David Bowie video, being made to complement and help promote the song Underground, the theme tune from his forthcoming film Labyrinth. With only 15 hours left to complete w hat seems

It is nine-thirty on a cold morning and the Studio B soundstage of Shepperton Studios is slowly coming to life. It is the second day ofa shoot forthe latest David Bowie video, being made to complement and help promote the song Underground, the theme tune from his forthcoming film Labyrinth. With only 15 hours left to complete w hat seems

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to be the most complex pop music video ever undertaken, the pressure is on. The American floor manager is alreadv exerting his rather militaristic presence on his 40-strong army of highlyskilled technicians and handymen. Indeed. the logistics behind such an operation give a feeling that some sort of strange battle is about to start. Pop video is about to take on another

to be the most complex pop music video ever undertaken, the pressure is on. The American floor manager is alreadv exerting his rather militaristic...

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Martin, Peter. "The Entertainer." Sunday Telegraph, 22 June 1986, pp. 37+. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.
  

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