Tony Visconti, Bowie's producer, said McCaslin's band "was told to do their 'thing,' and not think of it as a commercial rock record."
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"David always did it his way and his way was the least obvious way," said Tony Visconti, Bowie's longtime producer. "He was a true genius who proved it over and over again through groundbreaking albums."
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