Essential Listening: The Man Who Sold The World – Live In London (2CD) by Tony Visconti & Woody Woodmansey with Glenn Gregory and Steve Norman

The Man Who Sold The World - Live In London (2CD)

Legendary Bowie bandmates, producer/bass player Tony Visconti and drummer Woody Woodmansey performed together for the first time since 1970 in September 2014 in a four date UK tour. Fronting the band was Glenn Gregory of Heaven 17 and on saxophone and guitars was Spandau Ballet’s Steve Norman. This is a live double album.

The band is:

  • Tony Visconti (David Bowie, T-Rex, Thin Lizzy), bass
  • Woody Woodmansey (David Bowie), drums
  • Glenn Gregory (Heaven 17), vocals
  • Steve Norman (Spandau Ballet), sax, guitar, percussion and vocals
  • Erdal Kizilcay (David Bowie, Iggy Pop, Freddie Mercury), keyboards and vocals
  • James Stevenson (The Cult, Generation X, Scott Walker, Gene Loves Jezebel), guitar
  • Paul Cuddeford (Ian Hunter, Bob Geldof), guitar
  • Rod Melvin (Ian Dury, Brian Eno), piano
  • Malcolm Doherty (Rumer), 12 string guitar and vocals
  • Hannah Berridge Ronson, backing vocals, recorder and keyboards
  • Lisa Ronson, backing vocals

The album features special guest performances from Marc Almond and Spandau Ballet’s Gary Kemp.

1. The Width of A Circle, 2. All The Madmen, 3. Black Country Rock, 4. After All, 5. Running Gun Blues, 6. Saviour Machine, 7. She Shook Me Cold, 8. The Man Who Sold The World, 9. The Supermen, 10. Life On Mars, 11. Hang Onto Yourself, 12. Ziggy Stardust, 13. Watch That Man, 14. Cracked Actor, 15. Lady Stardust, 16. Starman, 17. Time, 18. Five Years, 19. Moonage Daydream, 20. White Light White Heat, 21. Jean Genie/Love Me Do