Live: Grugahalle, Essen

David Bowie performed at the Grugahalle in Essen, Germany, on 18 May 1978, as part of the Isolar II Tour.

It was the 35th date of the tour, which began on 29 March in San Diego.

Bowie’s 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.

This was Bowie’s only tour date in Essen.

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Last updated: 17 October 2023
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