The Glass Spider Tour

The Glass Spider Tour (86 Shows) was a 1987 worldwide concert tour.

Tour by David Bowie
Start date 30 May 1987
End date 28-nov-1987
Legs 3
Shows 86

Tour band

David Bowie – vocals, guitar
Peter Frampton – guitar, vocals
Carlos Alomar – guitar
Carmine Rojas – bass guitar
Alan Childs – drums
Erdal Kizilcay – keyboards, trumpet, congas, violin
Richard Cottle – keyboards, saxophone

Tour dates

Date – City – Country – Venue
Promotional press shows
17 March 1987Toronto, OntarioCanadaDiamond Club
18 March 1987New York City, New YorkUnited StatesCat Club
20 March 1987 LondonEnglandPlayer’s Theatre
21 March 1987 ParisFranceLa Locomotive
24 March 1987 Madrid,Spain,Halquera Plateaux
25 March 1987 Rome,Italy,Piper
26 March 1987Munich,Germany,Parkcafe Lowenbrau
28 March 1987,Stockholm,Sweden,Ritz
30 March 1987,Amsterdam,Netherlands Paradiso

30 May 1987 Rotterdam ,Netherlands,Stadion Feijenoord
31 May 1997
02 June 1987 Werchter ,Belgium ,Rock Werchter
06 June 1987 Berlin ,Germany ,Platz der Republik
07 June 1987 Nürburgring ,Rock am Ring
09 June 1987 Florence, Italy ,Stadio Comunale
10 June 1987 Milan ,Stadio San Siro
13 June 1987 Hamburg ,Germany,Festwiese Am Stadtpark
15 June 1987 Rome ,Italy ,Stadio Flaminio
16 June 1987
19 June 1987 London ,England ,Wembley Stadium
20 June 1987
21 June 1987 Cardiff, Wales ,Cardiff Arms Park
23 June 1987 Sunderland, England,Roker Park
27 June 1987 Gothenburg ,Sweden Eriksbergs Varvet 
28 June 1987 Lyon ,France ,Stade de Gerland
01 July 1987 Vienna ,Austria ,Praterstadion
03 July 1987 Paris ,France, Parc départemental de La Courneuve
04 July 1987 Toulouse ,Stadium Municipal de Toulouse
06 July 1987 Madrid ,Spain,Vicente Calderón Stadium
07 July 1987 Barcelona Ministadio C.F.
08 July 1987
11 July 1987 County Meath ,Ireland,Slane Castle
14 July 1987 Manchester ,England, Maine Road Football Ground
15 July 1987
17 July 1987 Nice ,France, Stade De L’Ouest
18 July 1987Turin,Italy,Stadio Comunale di Torino
North America
30 July 1987 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,United States,Veterans Stadium
31 July 1987
02-aug-87 East Rutherford, New Jersey,Giants Stadium
07-aug-87 San Jose, California,Spartan Stadium
08-aug-87 Anaheim, California,Anaheim Stadium
12-aug-87 Denver, Colorado,Mile High Stadium
14-aug-87 Portland, Oregon,Civic Stadium
15-aug-87 Vancouver, British Columbia,Canada,BC Place Stadium
17-aug-87 Edmonton, Alberta,Commonwealth Stadium
19-aug-87 Winnipeg, Manitoba,Winnipeg Stadium
21-aug-87 Rosemont, Illinois,United States,Rosemont Horizon
24-aug-87 Toronto, Ontario,Canada,Canadian National Exhibition Stadium
28-aug-87Ottawa, Ontario,Frank Clair Stadium
30-aug-87Montreal, Quebec,Olympic Stadium
01-sep-87 New York City, New York,United States,Madison Square Garden
03-sep-87 Foxborough, Massachusetts,Sullivan Stadium
06-sep-87 Chapel Hill, North Carolina,Dean Smith Center
10-sep-87 Milwaukee, Wisconsin,Marcus Amphitheater
12-sep-87 Pontiac, Michigan,Pontiac Silverdome
14-sep-87 Lexington, Kentucky,Rupp Arena
18-sep-87 Miami, Florida,Miami Orange Bowl
19-sep-87,Tampa, Florida,Tampa Stadium
21-sep-87 Atlanta, Georgia,Omni Coliseum
25-sep-87Hartford, Connecticut,Hartford Civic Center
28-sep-87 Landover, Maryland,Capital Centre
01 October 1987 St. Paul, Minnesota,St. Paul Civic Center
02 October 1987
04 October 1987 Kansas City, Missouri,Kemper Arena
06 October 1987 New Orleans, Louisiana,Louisiana Superdome
07 October 1987 Houston, Texas,The Summit
08 October 1987
10 October 1987,Dallas, Texas,Reunion Arena
11 October 1987
13 October 1987 Los Angeles, California,Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
14 October 1987


28 October 1987Brisbane, Boondall Entertainment Center (rehearsals)

29 October 1987 Brisbane,Australia,Boondall Entertainment Centre

30 October 1987Brisbane,Australia,Boondall Entertainment Centre

03-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre
04-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

06-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

07-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

09-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

10-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

13-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre

14-nov-87 Sydney,Sydney Entertainment Centre 

18-nov-87 Melbourne,Kooyong Stadium
20-nov-87 Melbourne,Kooyong Stadium

21-nov-87 Melbourne,Kooyong Stadium

23-nov-87 Melbourne,Kooyong Stadium

28-nov-87 Auckland,New Zealand,Western Springs Stadium

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From The Man Who Sold the World

From Aladdin Sane

From Ziggy Stardust: The Motion Picture

From Diamond Dogs

From Young Americans

From “Heroes”

From Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)

From Let’s Dance

From Tonight

From Never Let Me Down

Other songs:

Rehearsed, but not performed:

  • “Because You’re Young” (from Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps))
  • Scream Like a Baby” (from Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps))
  • “Shining Star (Makin’ My Love)” (from Never Let Me Down)


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