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Austin Texas 83
Frank Erwin Centre Special Events Centre, Austin, TX, USA on 20 August 1983
Source: Audience Sound Quality: CCC Art Work: CCC
Each disc recorded as 2 tracks. Disc one has a break before the end of Life On Mars. There is also a break at the end of TVC 15, after which the final tracks are in aoppalling quality. This show has been reassembled from at least 2 sources.
Disc 1 Disc 2 Announcement Station To Station The Jean Genie/Star Cracked Actor "Heroes" Ashes To Ashes What In The World? Space Oddity Golden Years Band Introductions Fashion Young Americans Let's Dance Fame Breaking Glass TVC 15 Life On Mars? Stay Sorrow The Jean Genie Cat People (Putting Out Fire) Modern Love China Girl Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps) Rebel Rebel White Light White Heat
Quite a reasonable recording, as 83 shows go (apart from the final three tracks). 'Mmm, you smell good!', Bowie says before "Heroes". During the Band Intro, 'This is probably Austin, that's right?' and goes on to introduce each member. 'I'd like to thank you personally, each and every one of you for coming tonight'. He rapidly starts pointing at individuals saying 'thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you...'