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The David Bowie Alumni Tour

Join key alumni musicians of David Bowie's bands from across the decades, anchored by his longest standing member Mike Garson along with other amazing Bowie band alumni including Earl Slick, Gerry Leonard, Carmine Rojas and Mark Plati.  We're gearing up to head back on the road with A BOWIE CELEBRATION: The David Bowie Alumni Tour featuring an unforgettable and critically acclaimed evening of Bowie songs with world-class vocalists and an ever rotating mix of hits and deep cuts.

As Westworld's Evan Rachel Wood recently proclaimed on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon after having been guest featured on a number of shows on tour with the alumni band, "It's not a cover band. It's the actual band. It's as close as you're going to get to Bowie."


Mike Garson was was David Bowie's longest and most frequent band member. He was featured on more than 20 Bowie albums, including his much talked about masterly solo on the Aladdin Sane track. Mike performed with David on both his first and last concerts in the United States as well as 1,000 concerts around the globe in between.
Earl Slick began his collaboration with David Bowie in 1974 on the Diamond Dogs tour and continued with Bowie through his David Live, Young Americans and Station to Station albums featuring the smash hit singles Fame and Golden Years. Slick rejoined David's band in 2000 for the Reality album and tour as well as his The Next Day album.
Charlie Sexton Charlie Sexton became friends with David Bowie while recording his Never Let Me Down album. Sexton sat in with Bowie on the Glass Spider tour and was his special guest performer for the filming of the shows in Sydney. Sexton has also toured and recorded with Bob Dylan, contributed a track on the Thelma & Louise soundtrack and appeared in the Best Motion Picture Oscar winning movie Boyhood, and may be best known for his solo hit "Beat's So Lonely" and his work with the band Arc Angels.
Carmine Rojas toured the world with David Bowie, playing bass on several multi-platinum hits such as Let's Dance, China Girl, Modern Love and Blue Jean on the Serious Moonlight and Glass Spider tours.
Mark Plati co-produced David Bowie's Earthling album in addition to 3 years as Musical Director and guitarist/bassist with Bowie, performing with him in Europe and the U.S. at such shows as the Glastonbury Festival, NetAid, the Montreux Jazz Festival, VH-1 Storytellers, and The Concert for New York. He supervised the live execution of two complete Bowie albums - Heathen, and the 1976 classic Low.
Gerry Leonard was music director and guitar player for David Bowie on his Reality world tour and DVD along with Bowie's previous two records, Heathen and Reality and their subsequent tours along with his The Next Day album.
Bernard Fowler is a singer and songwriter widely known around the world for his work with The Rolling Stones for more than 30 years. His dynamic vocals have appeared on hundreds of albums for as diverse artists as Herbie Hancock, Ryuichi Sakamoto, John Mayer, Rod Stewart, Robert Plant, Duran Duran, Philip Glass, Bootsy Collins, and many more.
Corey Glover is a founding member of Living Colour and has helped prove that not only could black guys kick out the jams, but that they could be embraced by a vast expanse of fans. Living Colour earned numerous industry awards including back-to-back Grammys for Best Hard Rock Performance and emerged as one of the most influential rock acts of all time: regularly selling out arenas and selling millions of albums.
Joe Sumner is a singer-songwriter and bassist for the rock band Fiction Plane. Sumner, a native of England, learned to play guitar and drums when he was a teenager, and was inspired to write songs when he heard Nirvana's album Nevermind. An accomplished musician and singer, in 2017, Sumner toured with Sting on the massively successful 57th and 9th world tour.
Guatemala native singer-songwriter Gaby Moreno has achieved remarkable success as a musician. She has been nominated for an Emmy and won a Latin Grammy for Best New Artist. She has released four albums, toured with singers Tracy Chapman, Ani DiFranco, Punch Brothers, Hugh Laurie and Calexico, and has shared the international stage with pop music luminaries such as Bono, Andrea Boccelli and Van Dyke Parks.
Lee John is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter and producer based out of Los Angeles. In addition to writing and recording his own music, Lee is a member of the band SayReal and just so happens to be the son of Bowie alum Earl Slick.

Jan 9 Dublin, Ireland Olympia Tickets
Jan 10 Glasgow, UK O2 Academy Glasgow Tickets | VIP
Jan 11 Manchester, UK Ritz Tickets
Jan 12 London, UK Shepherds Bush Empire Tickets
Jan 13 Birmingham, UK O2 Birmingham Institute2 Tickets
Jan 15 Lyon, France Le Transbordeur Tickets
Jan 16 Paris, France L'Olympia Tickets
Jan 17 Lille, France Theatre Sebastopol Tickets
Jan 18 Strasbourg, France Salle Erasme Tickets
Jan 20 Madrid, Spain Teatro Circo Price Tickets | VIP
Jan 22 Vienna, Austria Arena Vienna Tickets
Jan 23 Berlin, Germany Huxley's Neue Welt Tickets | VIP
Jan 24 Cologne, Germany Die Kantine Tickets | VIP
Jan 26 Groningen, Holland Oosterporrt Tickets | VIP
Jan 27 Nijmegen, Holland Doornroosje Tickets | VIP
Jan 28 Amsterdam, Holland Paradiso Tickets | VIP
Jan 30 Brussels, Belgium AB Tickets
Feb 1 Zurich, Switzerland Volkshaus Tickets
Feb 6 Mesa, Arizona Mesa Arts Center Tickets
Feb 7 Los Angeles, California Orpheum Tickets
Feb 8 Temecula, California Pechanga Resort and Casino Tickets
Feb 9 Cerritos, California Cerritos Center Tickets | VIP
Feb 10 Modesto, California Gallo Center Tickets
Feb 12 Livermore, California Livermore PAC Tickets
Feb 13 San Francisco, California Warfield Tickets
Feb 15 Seattle, Washington Benaroya Tickets
Feb 16 Vancouver, British Columbia Commodore Tickets
Feb 17 Portland, Oregon Rev Hall Tickets
Feb 19 Denver, Colorado Paramount Tickets
Feb 21 Madison, Wisconsin Orpheum Theatre Tickets
Feb 22 Chicago, Illinois Vic Tickets
Feb 23 Detroit, Michigan Royal Oak Music Hall Tickets
Feb 24 Cleveland, Ohio Agora Tickets
Feb 26 Buffalo, New York Town Ballroom Tickets
Feb 27 Kitchener, Ontario Centre in the Square Tickets
Mar 1 Toronto, Ontario Danforth Tickets
Mar 2 Montreal, Quebec MTelus Tickets
Mar 3 Boston, Massachusetts Wilbur Theatre Tickets
Mar 5 New York, New York Irving Plaza Tickets
Mar 6 Albany, New York Palace Theater Tickets
Mar 7 Syracuse, New York Palace Theater Tickets
Mar 9 New Brunswick, New Jersey State Theatre New Jersey Tickets
Mar 10 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Keswick Tickets
Mar 12 Louisville, Kentucky The Brown Theatre Tickets
Mar 13 Nashville, Tennessee Polk Theatre Tickets
Mar 15 Ponte Vedra, Florida Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Tickets
Mar 16 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Parker Playhouse Tickets
Mar 17 Clearwater, Florida Capitol Theatre Tickets
Mar 20 Houston, Texas Heights Theatre Tickets
Mar 21 Austin, Texas Paramount Tickets
Mar 22 Dallas, Texas Majestic Theatre Tickets
Past shows include:    
Sep 26 Ventura, California Majestic Theater  
Sep 27 Riverside, California Fox Performing Arts Center  
Sep 28 San Diego, California Humphreys Concerts by the Bay  
Sep 29 Reno, Nevada Silver Legacy Casino  
Sep 30 Saratoga, California The Mountain Winery  

Artist lineup may change.     |    Photography by Steve Rose.