Live: Nippon Budokan, Tokyo

David Bowie performed at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, Japan, on 8 March 2004, as part of A Reality Tour.

It was the 63rd date of the tour, which began on 7 October 2003 in Copenhagen, and the first of two consecutive nights in Tokyo.

Earl Slick and Gerry Leonard played guitar, Gail Ann Dorsey was on bass guitar and vocals, and Mike Garson played keyboards and piano. Sterling Campbell was on drums, and Catherine Russell played keyboards, percussion, guitar and sang backing vocals.

Bowie had previously played there on 11 December 1978 during the Isolar II Tour; 20, 21, 22, and 24 October 1983 for the Serious Moonlight Tour; 17 February 1992 for Tin Machine’s It’s My Life Tour; and 4 and 5 June 1996 for the Outside Tour.

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Last updated: 1 December 2023
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