Ziggy played guitar: Extraordinary live David Bowie rarities from 1972
01.21.2013
09:37 am

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These fan-shot clips of David Bowie and the Spiders from Mars in Dunstable, supporting the then brand-new Ziggy Stardust album on June 21, 1972, have been sync’d up to live recordings. I’m unsure if the audio is from the same show, sometimes they’re really in sync, other times less so, but it’s close enough for rock and roll.

YouTube user bri2kay is who we have to thank for this Ziggiful bounty. Considering the scarcity of Ziggy-era footage, this is gold. And there’s a lot more where these came from.

“Ziggy Stardust”:
 

 
“Suffragette City”:
 

 
Here’s one I didn’t expect, “Song for Bob Dylan”:
 

Posted by Richard Metzger

 

 

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