David Bowie and the Spiders From Mars performed at Bournemouth’s Chelsea Village on 25 May 1972.
It was the 29th date of the Ziggy Stardust Tour, which had begun on 29 January. On this occasion Bowie shared a bill with radio DJ Emperor Rosko.
Also on this day...
- 2000: Glastonbury 2000 diary – part three
- 1979: Album release: Lodger
- 1973: Live: Winter Gardens, Bournemouth
- 1969: Live: Three Tuns, Beckenham
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