Having dominated the first quarter of 2013 through the ridiculous hype surrounding his latest album The Next Day, David Bowie has finally conducted an interview about said album. Sort of.

Rick Moody at The Rumpus asked Bowie to submit a 'work flow diagram' for the album, which resulted in a 42-word submission from the legendary musician.

  • Effigies
  • Indulgences
  • Anarchist
  • Violence
  • Chthonic
  • Intimidation
  • Vampyric
  • Pantheon
  • Succubus
  • Hostage
  • Transference
  • Identity
  • Mauer
  • Interface
  • Flitting
  • Isolation
  • Revenge
  • Osmosis
  • Crusade
  • Tyrant
  • Domination
  • Indifference
  • Miasma
  • Pressgang
  • Displaced
  • Flight
  • Resettlement
  • Funereal
  • Glide
  • Trace
  • Balkan
  • Burial
  • Reverse
  • Manipulate
  • Origin
  • Text
  • Traitor
  • Urban
  • Comeuppance
  • Tragic
  • Nerve
  • Mystification

How much better would it have been if he'd submitted 42 cat pictures instead? [via CoS]