Live: David Bowie and the Buzz, South Pier, Blackpool

David Bowie and the Buzz performed at Blackpool’s South Pier on Sunday 29 May 1966.

They were on a bill with three other acts also managed by Kenneth Pitt: Crispian St Peters, Dave Antony’s Moods, and the Mark Leeman Five.

Between 10 April and 12 June 1966, the Marquee Club in London hosted a regular Sunday night show called the Bowie Showboat. This was the only Sunday in that period in which Bowie did not appear at the club, due to the Blackpool booking.

Last updated: 20 May 2022
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