Katz, Dennis: A&R chief who
signed Bowie for RCA in 1971after hearing four cuts from the six track HUNKY DORY
(1971) demo tape. Katz was of the view that Bowie was "potentially as big as
Kemp, Lindsay: Film producer,
painter, poet and mime artist (he taught Bowie mime and performance arts). He assisted
with the choreography and assembled a group of dancers (The Astronettes) at short
notice for the Ziggy Stardust concert at the Rainbow Theatre on 19 August 1972. He also
appeared on stage at this concert as The Starman smoking a joint in the rafters
while Bowie sang "Starman."
Kemp, Rick: Bass player of The
Rats before Trevor Bolder joined Ronson's group. He was considered for inclusion in The
Spiders From Mars and rehearsed with them for a week. However, DeFries did not think
that Kemp's image (he had a receding hairline) was right for the group. He went on to
become bass player for Steeleye Span.
Kinchy, Brian: See entry for Sands, Brian.
Song on HUNKY DORY (1971) written to commemorate the birth of his son Zowie on 30 May
1971. The HUNKY DORY (1971) liner notes state that it was written "for small z."
Korniloff, Natasha: Costume designer
for a number of Ziggy Stardust concerts.