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Old 11-28-2011, 07:20 PM
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Default Re: Jagger & Bowie Dancing in the Street

Originally Posted by unfunkyfooted View Post
whom you are hearing is Stevie Ray Vaughn. he recorded the album, but fell out with Bowie over $$$ and declined to do the tour.

this was before his later fame.

i (almost) saw him open for the Pretenders back in '84. as i entered the arena, there was this guitar player playing with his teeth and behind his back and between his legs and i'm wondering who the heck is THAT ?, as i stole glances while trying to find my seat. as soon as i get to my seat and plop down, the arena announcer says: "That was Stevie Ray Vaughn and Double Trouble !!!"

that's why i say i "almost" saw him. :P my thought at the time was, ah, so that's the Stevie Ray Vaughn everyone is talking about....followed quickly by:

eh. BRING ON THE 'TENDERS !!!!!!!!
You are quite correct sir, and Tony Thompson on drums!

David Bowie: Vocals
Stevie Ray Vaughan: Guitar
Nile Rodgers: Guitar
Carmine Rojas: Bass
Omar Hakim, Tony Thompson: Drums
Rob Sabino: Keyboards
Mac Gollehon: Trumpet
Robert Aaron, Stan Harrison, Steve Elson: Saxophone
Sammy Figueroa: Percussion
"Through many dangers, toils and snares..." - Amazing Grace, third verse
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