Annette Brown, Lifetime The story of June Carter Cash comes to life in the…
- Posted on Feb 12th 2007 2:09PM by Bill Crandall
Sure, the androgynous spaceman adventures are cool, but it's even more intriguing when the when weirdos act normal (see also Bowie's yuletide carol with Bing Crosby). This little ditty, from the wonderfully wacked-out 'Low' album, finds our interplanetary hero yearning for domestic bliss over Brian Eno's chilly 25th-century production . . . and a nifty ragtime piano. Delivered by a mere mortal, 'Please be mine/Share my life/Stay with me/Be my wife' would be a trite refrain, but when belted out by an alienated alien, it's intergalactic magic.
Hear the song after the jump.