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Monday, January 11, 2016

Video: David Byrne Inducting David Bowie into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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Posted By on Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 9:48 AM

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Here's a nice glimpse into rock history on this mournful day. In 1996, David Byrne inducted David Bowie into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Byrne does a fantastic job summing up Bowie's legacy in American music and culture. 

"When David Bowie came along, rock 'n' roll needed a shot in the arm," Byrne said.  "And when I first saw him, it was a shock and yet it was very familiar. It was very necessary."

Go listen to Black Star today too.

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