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Melbourne Set List And Gerry's Birthday?

on February 25, 2004

Strange, mad celebration...

David Bowie has just stepped off the stage at the Rod Laver Arena, and, as ever, the very lovely Charly has come through with the goods. Apparently David was back in the familiar stage outfit that he's been wearing throughout A reality Tour. It seems the Zoot may have been a one off.

During the band introduction after Heathen David, accompanied by the band, sang Happy Birthday to Gerry. I have to hold up my hands and admit I'm not sure if it is actually Gerry's birthday, (can't find anything online) or whether this was just some kind of private joke?

In the event

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on February 25, 2004
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David Records Two Songs For Rove Live

on February 24, 2004

David 'The Zoot' Bowie in Adelaide on Monday.

Sell me a coat with buttons of silver...

A handful of lucky BowieNetters managed to snaffle a few last-minute places at the taping of Australian TV's Rove Live in Melbourne today. David and the band played a couple of numbers, The Man Who Sold The World and New Killer Star and took part in what sounds like a typically hilarious interview with host Rove Macmanus.

One of those fans present, maeko.qinza, kindly sent in the following report, which I've illustrated with a couple of excellent shots taken by the ever-enigmatic Erik, at the Adelaide show

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