Gail Ann Dorsey: “It was so much fun to work with David Bowie – he was always open to exploration of his material”

Gail Ann Dorsey
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Gail Ann Dorsey has been an unstoppable force in the bass-playing since the '80s, when she first came to prominence as a solo and session artist. 

A long and prolific sojourn with David Bowie brought her to international attention, and she has since built a long list of collaborations worldwide. 

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