David Bowie - David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia
Rock, Pop
Label: RCA ‎– PL-42993, RCA BV Holland ‎– PL-42993
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1982
Category: Rock, Pop
Style: Classic Rock, Glam
Genre: Rock, Pop
Musician: David Bowie
Album's name: David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia
ZIP archive size: 1565

David Bowie - David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia


A1 Rebel Rebel 2:42
A2 Changes 3:35
A3 Aladdin Sane 4:58
A4 All The Young Dudes 4:19
A5 Cracked Actor 3:29
B1 When You Rock 'N' Roll With Me 4:19
B2 Watch That Man 4:23
B3 Diamond Dogs 6:34
B4 Rock 'N' Roll Suicide 4:49

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – RCA BV Holland
  • Published By – Mainman
  • Published By – Chrysalis
  • Recorded At – Tower Theater
  • Mixed At – Electric Lady Studios


  • Alto Saxophone, Flute – David Sanborn
  • Art Direction – Elodie , Van Uden (Spiral Studio)*
  • Backing Vocals – Gui Andrisano, Warren Peace
  • Baritone Saxophone, Flute – Richard Grando
  • Bass – Herbie Flowers
  • Drums – Tony Newman
  • Electric Piano, Synthesizer [Moog], Oboe – Michael Kamen
  • Guitar – Earl Slick
  • Mixed By – Edwin H. Kramer*, Tony Visconti
  • Percussion – Pablo Rosario
  • Piano, Mellotron – Mike Garson
  • Producer – Tony Visconti
  • Recording Supervisor – Keith Harwood
  • Vocals – David Bowie
  • Written-By – Bowie*, Peace* (tracks: B1)


This is a cut down version of the 1974 "David Live" Album. First released as "Rock Concert" in 1979 with same catalog#.

This live album was culled from performances on the 14th & 15th July 1974 at the Tower Theatre, Philadelphia. It is complete and exact. No studio overdubs or re-recording of voices, instruments or audience have been added with the exception of several backing vocals due to loss of theatre mike contact.

Manufactured by RCA BV Holland from master recordings of RCA Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etched): CR PL-42993-A\42 411-1-Y [spiral pattern]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B etched): PL-42993-B\42 412-1-Y [spiral pattern]

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PL-42993 David Bowie Rock Concert ‎(LP, Album) RCA Victor PL-42993 Netherlands 1979
PL 89082 David Bowie Rock Concert ‎(LP, Album, RE) RCA Victor PL 89082 Europe 1984
PK 89082 David Bowie David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia ‎(Cass, Album, RE) RCA PK 89082 Europe Unknown
PL 42993 David Bowie David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia ‎(LP, Album, M/Print) RCA PL 42993 Germany 1982
PL-42993 David Bowie Rock Concert ‎(LP, Album) RCA, RCA International (Camden) PL-42993 Netherlands 1979