44 Years Ago Today – David Bowie’s First Concert In The USA

David Bowie – Cleveland Music Hall – September 22, 1972

44 years ago today in Northeast Ohio music history, David Bowie And The Spiders From Mars performed at the Cleveland Music Hall. What makes this show so special that it was his first concert ever in the United States. The show was so successful he came back two months later for another sold out show in the larger Public Hall venue.

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