David Bowie - Boys Keep Swinging Lyrics | SongMeanings
It was released as a single from the album Lodger on 27 April During the Lodger recording sessions, Bowie had wanted to capture a garage band style for the track, and agreed with Brian Eno that the best way to achieve this sound was to get the band to swap instruments after this was 'suggested' by Eno's deck of ' Oblique Strategies ' cards which supplied the suggestion "Reverse Roles". Guitarist Carlos Alomar played drums and drummer Dennis Davis played bass. The song reached No. It was performed only during one tour, the Outside Tour.