The fifth of nine Sunday afternoon shows promoted as the Bowie Showboat took place at London’s Marquee Club on 8 May 1966.
Each event featured two shows by Bowie and the Buzz, plus DJ sets from Ray Peterson and, on occasion, Bowie himself.
Also on this day...
- 1999: David Bowie receives honorary doctorate from Berklee College of Music
- 1978: Live: Madison Square Garden, New York
- 1976: Live: Empire Pool, London
- 1973: David Bowie sees Behind The Fridge
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