❉ David Bowie’s Earls Court 1978 shows finally get an official release!
Parlophone will be issuing Welcome To The Blackout (Live London ’78) – 3 x LP unreleased live set for Record Store Day on April 21st.
This previously unreleased 3 LP set was recorded live during the ISOLAR II tour at Earls Court, London on the 30th June and 1st July 1978 by Tony Visconti and was mixed by David and David Richards at Mountain Studios, Montreux, 17th – 22nd January 1979. The newly designed trifold sleeve features imagery by photographers Sukita and Chris Walter.
The concerts were professionally filmed by actor and filmmaker David Hemmings.
DAVID BOWIE – WELCOME TO THE BLACKOUT (LIVE LONDON ’78) (3 LP SET)
3. What In The World
1. Be My Wife
2. The Jean Genie
4. Sense Of Doubt
1. Speed Of Life
2. Sound And Vision
3. Breaking Glass
5. Beauty And The Beast
1. Five Years
2. Soul Love
4. Hang On To Yourself
5. Ziggy Stardust
6. Suffragette City
1. Art Decade
2. Alabama Song
3. Station To Station
1. TVC 15
3. Rebel Rebel
Produced by David Bowie. Recorded live at Earls Court 30th June and 1st July 1978 by Tony Visconti. Mixed by David Bowie and David Richards at Mountain Studios, Montreux, 17th– 22nd January 1979.
David Bowie – vocals, chamberlain
Carlos Alomar – rhythm guitar
Adrian Belew – lead guitar
Dennis Davis – drums, percussion
Simon House – electric violin
Sean Mayes – piano, string ensemble
George Murray – bass guitar
Roger Powell – keyboards, synthesizer
Background vocals – Carlos Alomar, Adrian Belew, Sean Mayes, George Murray and Roger Powell
❉ On April 21st Parlophone will be releasing Welcome To The Blackout (Live London ’78) for Record Store Day.
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