David Bowie and the Riot Squad performed at the Tabernacle Club in Stockport on Sunday 9 April 1967.
The Tab, as it was known, was popular in the local mod and rock scene, and saw performances from artists including Jimi Hendrix, Cat Stevens, the Small Faces, Pink Floyd and others.
The venue opened from 1966 until 1969, when it was sold and reopened as Sgt Peppers. It was situated on Waterloo Road on the crossroads with Edward Street.
Also on this day...
- 1977: Live: Iggy Pop, Paramount Theatre, Seattle
- 1973: David Bowie sees Tomasa Boru live
- 1972: Live: Mott The Hoople, Civic Hall, Guildford
- 1969: David Bowie sees King Crimson live
- 1966: Live: David Bowie and the Buzz, Marquee Club, London
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