1974 DIAMOND DOGS TOUR

The first leg of 'The Year Of The Diamond Dogs' Tour began on 14th June 1974. The band consisted of David Bowie (Vocals); Mike Garson (Piano, Mellotron); Earl Slick (Lead Guitar); Herbie Flowers (Bass Guitar); Tony Newman (Drums); Pablo Rosario (Percussion); David Sanborn (Alto Sax, Flute); Richard Grando (Baritone Sax, Flute); Michael Kamen (Electric Piano, Moog, Oboe), Geoffrey MacCormack (aka Warren Peace) and Gui Andrisano (Vocal Backing/Dogs).

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The band was slightly re-arranged for September. David Bowie (Vocals); Mike Garson (Piano, Mellotron); Carlos Alomar (Guitar); Earl Slick (Lead Guitar); Doug Rauch (Bass Guitar); Greg Errico (Drums); Pablo Rosario (Percussion); David Sanborn (Alto Sax, Flute); Richard Grando (Baritone Sax, Flute); Michael Kamen (Electric Piano, Moog, Oboe); Geoffrey MacCormack (aka Warren Peace), Ava Cherry, Gui Andrisano, Robin Clark, Anthony Hinton, Diane Sumler and Luther Vandross (Vocal Backing).

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According to Tony Zanetta (MainMan) a total of seven shows were cancelled between 16th September and 5th October - there is some confusion over which dates were postponed.

* There was a two week rehearsal in a Los Angeles studio before resuming the tour.

1974 THE SOUL/PHILLY DOGS TOUR
 

The 2nd leg of The Diamond Dogs Tour which became known as The Philly Dogs Tour restarted on the 5th October 1974. The re-arranged line-up now called David Bowie and The Mike Garson Band consisted of David Bowie (Vocals, 12-String Acoustic Guitar, Harmonica); Mike Garson (Piano, Mellotron); Carlos Alomar (Guitar); Earl Slick (Lead Guitar); Emir Ksasan (Bass); Dennis David (Drums); Pablo Rosario (Percussion); David Sanborn (Alto Sax, Flute); Richard Grando (Baritone Sax, Flute); Michael Kamen (Electric Piano, Moog, Oboe); Geoffrey MacCormack (Aka Warren Peace), Ava Cherry, Robin Clark, Jean Fineberg, Anthony HInton, Diane Sumler and Luther Vandross (Vocal Backing).

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