Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story The Soundtrack (Various Artists)
Double 180gm vinyl LP pressing. Original soundtrack to the critically acclaimed film Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story. First official career retrospective compilation for guitar virtuoso Mick Ronson. As well as key tracks from Ronson's solo records, the compilation includes material from key collaborations with David Bowie, Elton John, Ian Hunter, Queen and Michael Chapman plus previously unreleased and unheard songs. Includes extensive essay and liner notes. Mick Ronson was an English guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, arranger, and producer. He achieved critical and commercial success working with David Bowie as one of the Spiders from Mars. He also recorded several solo albums, the most popular being Slaughter on 10th Avenue. Ronson played with various bands after his time with Bowie. He was named the 64th greatest guitarist of all time by Rolling Stone in 2003 and 41st in 2012 by the same magazine.