GET IT ON!

10672042_942038459157769_2472249200420959235_nHere’s Tony Visconti telling the story behind the recording of ‘Get It On’, and Blue Weaver dispelling a myth…

“I was walking down Sunset Boulevard, wearing shades and sweating in my t-shirt. I went to Tower Records; at the time it was the largest record shop in the world, where I heard Bowie’s ‘The Man Who Sold The World’ blaring out from the loudspeakers. In the middle of the almost empty store a sales clerk was playing ‘air bass’ to my bass part on ‘She Shook Me Cold’. I couldn’t resist it: ‘I’m Tony Visconti, the producer and bass player of that song.’ ‘No way!’ I had to show him my driver’s licence before he would believe me.”

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