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"TVC 15" is a song written and recorded by David Bowie in and released in The track was inspired by an episode in which Iggy Pop, during a drug-fueled period at Bowie’s LA home, hallucinated and believed the television set was swallowing his girlfriend. Bowie developed a story of a holographic television, TVC Genre: Art rock.
General CommentI've read this is about a story Iggy Pop told Bowie once: apparently Iggy and his girlfriend were dropping acid, and Iggy hallucinated that his TV ate his alsarilsaithforius.infoinfo being Bowie, naturally, he takes it a couple steps farther in technological-paranoia-impersonalization-etc.5/5(1).
Song Review by Dave Thompson The second single to be drawn from David Bowie's Station to Station album in , "TVC 15" is best described as a surreal comedy, allegedly based around an anecdote Bowie heard from Iggy Pop, about a girlfriend who was eaten by her television set.