Los Hermanos Calatrava :: Space Oddity

Fictional astronaut blues. Here's a chestnut we've been spinning via satellite for years, a grotesquerie which seems to elicit an equal measure of delight and horror depending on the beholder. Via Barcelona, Los Hermanos Calatrava's wholly bizarre rendition of David Bowie's "Space Oddity" was released in 1974 - five years after the original 7" single. If nothing else, the cover begs the question: is it possible to "unhear" something? Cuidado mis . . .

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