Live: Selland Arena, Fresno

David Bowie performed at Selland Arena in Fresno, California, on 2 April 1978, as part of the Isolar II Tour.

It was the third date of the tour, which began on 29 March in San Diego. This was Bowie’s only appearance in Fresno.

His guitarists were Carlos Alomar and Adrian Belew. Simon House was on electric violin, Sean Mayes played piano, and Roger Powell was on keyboards and synthesizers. George Murray played bass guitar and Dennis Davis was on drums.

Fresno is a large industrial town in California – not my image of that sunshine state. This was the gig where we shook out all our mistakes – and left them there!
Sean Mayes
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