Musician Magazine May 1983. Cover story David Bowie 3 page interview, The Fall 3 page interview with Mark E Smith, Marillion 3 page interview with Steve Rothery, Jackie Leven 3 page interview, Equipment Tests and more. Musician was a UK magazine in production from 1974 to 1991. During the 1970s, the International Musician Magazine contained extensive interviews with many well-known rock, pop, jazz, metal and indie recording artists. Interviews focused on the recording techniques, recording equipment and instrumentation favored by the artists interviewed.