"I don't live for the stage," David Bowie told Fresh Air's Terry Gross. "I don't live for an audience."
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September 19, 2003 In conversation with Fresh Air's Terry Gross from 2002, Bowie was in the midst of making and releasing Reality. Here, he talks about leaving characters in his songs and his love of Tibetan horns.
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