Chirpy, excitable French deejays1 rouse Englishman,2 who hazards a very quick “Blue Moon.”3
1: The DJs on France’s “Fun Radio” enjoyed calling scheduled guests at 8 AM at their hotel, hoping to wake the jet-lagged person up so that they sounded flustered on the radio (c’est drole!). As you can hear, Bowie has the drop on them, having risen at 6 AM. (as per Teenage Wildlife).
2: This was on 18 February 1997, during Bowie’s promotional visit to Paris for Earthling.
3: A better recording than Bowie’s other take on the song, as part of his “soul death medley” with Cher in 1975.