Hard to believe, but 40 years have passed since Earl Slick nabbed the coveted spot replacing Mick Ronson as David Bowie’s main guitarist. Since then, the
Brooklyn-born six-stringer has figured prominently on many of Bowie’s most important albums—including last year’s much acclaimed The Next Day
Other Slick projects have included prime contributions to John Lennon’s Double Fantasy
album, and a number of solo projects.