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THE TIN MACHINE 'IT'S MY LIFE' TOUR

 

Opening on 5th October 1991, after two warm-up gigs and four press/trade industry only shows, the Tin Machine "It's My Life" World Tour visited fifteen countries and produced sixty nine performances. The band consisted of: David Bowie (vocals, guitar, alto & tenor saxophones), Reeves Gabrels (lead guitar), Tony Sales (bass, vocals), Hunt Sales (drums, vocals) and Eric Schermerhorn (rhythm guitar, vocals).

 

Date Venue Title Media Cover Art

? July 1991

Saint Malo, Northern France

Rehearsals

3 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Dublin Rehearsals 1 CD x

4 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Dublin Rehearsals 1 CD x

10 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Dublin Rehearsals 1 CD x

11 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Rehearsals

12 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Rehearsals

13 August 1991

BBC Radio, UK

Scrap Heap 1 CD

13 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Rehearsals

14 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Rehearsals

15 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Rehearsals

16 August 1991

The Baggot Inn, Dublin, Ireland

x

18 August 1991

The Factory Studios, Ringsend, Ireland

Soundchecks 1991 Vol 1 1 CD x

19 August 1991

Waterfront Rock Cafe, Dublin, Ireland

Tin Dublin 1 CD

25 August 1991

Rockit Cargo (or Open Field), LA International Airport, CA, USA

Essential Equipment 1 CD
LAX Rockit Cargo 1 Mpeg CD x
Scrap EP 1 CD
 

During September, the band played three U.S. Trade Only Industry Conventions:


*The first took place between the 4th and 7th.
**The second show was an event for retailers entitled 'Warehouse Entertainment'.
***The third was for the National Association Of Broadcasters Convention.

 

7 September 1991

Marriott City Centre, Minneapolis, IL, USA

Trade Show*

10 September 1991

Marriott, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Trade Show**

12 September 1991

Slims, San Francisco, CA, USA

Trade Show***

5 October 1991

Teatro Smeraldo, Milan, Italy

Live In Milan 5 Oct 91 2 CD

6 October 1991

Teatro Smeraldo, Milan, Italy

No Holding Back 1 CD

8 October 1991

Palazzetto Dello Sport, Florence, Italy

I Dream Of Amalpura 2 CD

9 October 1991

Teatre Brancaccio, Rome, Italy

Tin Machine Live Rome 9 Oct 91 2 CD

10 October 1991

Teatre Brancaccio, Rome, Italy

Tin Machine Live Rome 10 Oct 91 2 CD

12 October 1991

Zirkus Krone, Munich, Germany

Tin Machine Live Munich 12 Oct 91 2 CD x

14 October 1991

Stadthalle, Offenbach, Germany

Tin Machine Live Offenbach 14 Oct 91 2 CD

15 October 1991

Forum, Ludwigsburg, Stuttgart, Germany

Soundchecks 1991 Vol 1 1 CD x

17 October 1991

Neue Welt, Berlin, Germany

Tin Machine Live Berlin 17 Oct 91 2 CD x

19 October 1991

Falkoner Teatret, Falkonersalen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Complete Copenhagen 3 CD
Debaser In Denmark 2 CD
LCD 2 CD

21 October 1991

Circus, Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm 91 2 CD

22 October 1991

Konserthaus, Oslo, Norway

Live Oslo 22 Oct 91 1 CD

24 October 1991

Docks, Hamburg, Germany

Men Like Us 1 CD
North American Final 2 CD
Tour '91 1 CD
We're Really Excited 2 CD

26 October 1991

E-Werk, Koln, Germany

E-Machine

2 CD

28 October 1991

Muziekcentrum Vredenberg, Utrecht, Holland

Are You Ready? 2 CD

29 October 1991

Olympia, Paris, France

Satan's Perfume 2 CD

30 October 1991

Zenith, Paris, France

Paris 30 Oct 91 2 CD x

31 October 1991

Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium

Tin Machine Live Brussels 31 Oct 91 2 CD

2 November 1991

Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, UK

Tin Machine Live Wolverhampton 2 Nov 91 2 CD x

3 November 1991

International 2, Manchester, UK

Ticket Stub N/A x

5 November 1991

Mayfair, Newcastle, UK

Ticket Stub N/A x

6 November 1991

Royal Court, Liverpool, UK

Liverpool 91 2 CD x

7 November 1991

Barrowlands, Glasgow, UK

Glasgow Barrowlands 2 CD

9 November 1991

Corn Exchange, Cambridge, UK

Short & Sweet 2 CD

10 November 1991

Brixton Academy, London, UK

It's My Life 2 CD

11 November 1991

Brixton Academy, London, UK

Brixton Academy Second Night 2 CD x

15 November 1991

Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Philadelphia 91 2 CD

16 November 1991

The Citadel, Washington, DC, USA

The Live Tin Machine 1 CD
Tin Machine DC 2 CD x

17 November 1991

Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, PA, USA

From The Balcony 2 CD

19 November 1991

Toad's Place, New Haven, CT, USA

20 November 1991 Orpheum Theatre, Boston, MA, USA After Dark 2 CD
Boom Boom 2 CD
The Tin Machine Is Coming Down And We're Gonna Have A Party 2 CD
23 November 1991 Saturday Night Live, NBC, USTV, New York, NYC, USA Scrap Heap 1 CD
24 November 1991 New Campus Club, Providence, RI, USA Providence 14 Nov 91 2 CD x
25 November 1991 The Sting, New Britain, CT, USA Boom Boom 2 CD
27 November 1991 Academy, New York, NYC, USA New York 17 Nov 91 2 CD x
29 November 1991 Academy, New York, NYC, USA Requiem To The Memory Of ... New York Sympathy 2 CD

1 December 1991

La Brique, Montreal, QB, Canada

Gonna Hit Brique City 2 CD

2 December 1991

La Brique, Montreal, QB, Canada

3 December 1991

Concert Hall, Toronto, ON, Canada

4 December 1991

Clubland, Detroit, MI, USA

6 December 1991

Agora Metropolitan, Cleveland, OH, USA

Cleveland 91 2 CD x

7 December 1991

Riviera Theatre, Chicago, IL, USA

The Blade And The Tongue 2 CD
Heaven's In Here 2 CD

9 December 1991

Bronco Bowl, Dallas, TX, USA

10 December 1991

Back Alley, Houston, TX, USA

12 December 1991

Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Hollywood 91 2 CD

13 December 1991

Arsenio Hall Talk Show, US TV

Scrap Heap 1 CD

13 December 1991

Variety Arts Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, USA

14 December 1991

Speckles Theatre, San Diego, CA, USA

15 December 1991

Speckles Theatre, San Diego, CA, USA

17 December 1991

Warfield, San Franciso, CA, USA

Warfield Machine 2 CD

18 December 1991

Warfield, San Franciso, CA, USA

20 December 1991

Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA, USA

21 December 1991

Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, BC, Canada

North American Final 2 CD