The first of three mixing sessions for David Bowie’s single ‘Memory Of A Free Festival’ took place on 4 April 1970.
The single release spread the song over both sides of the 7″ disc. This mixing session took place at London’s Trident Studios, with Tony Visconti producing.
‘Memory Of A Free Festival’ was released in Europe on . Bowie promoted it with appearances on the UK television show Six-O-One, and on the Dutch programme Eddy, Ready, Go!. Despite these efforts, however, it was not a commercial success.
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