The Paisano

‘Blackstar,’ David Bowie’s last and final goodbye

Brayden Boren, The Paisano

Ricardo Rodriguez

January 26, 2016

“Look up here, I’m in heaven/ I’ve got scars that can’t be seen,” starts “Lazarus,” the third track from David Bowie’s most recent and final album, “Blackstar.” Released two days before his death, “Blackstar” is a very personal requiem of discordant jazz and haunting lyrics...