Live Santa Monica '72

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Live Santa Monica '72
Santa Monica - David Bowie.jpg
Live album by
Released30 June 2008 (2008-06-30)
Recorded20 October 1972 (1972-10-20)
VenueSanta Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, CA
GenreGlam rock
Length74:21
LabelEMI
David Bowie chronology
Reality
(2003)
Live Santa Monica '72
(2008)
VH1 Storytellers
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
NME8/10[2]
Pitchfork Media7.7/10[3]
Rolling Stone5/5 stars[4]

Live Santa Monica '72 is a live album by David Bowie. It was released on 30 June 2008 (2008-06-30) in the United Kingdom and 22 July 2008 (2008-07-22) in the United States. It is the official release of the bootleg album Santa Monica '72, recorded at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium during the Ziggy Stardust Tour.

As of 2008 the album has sold 10,000 copies in US. [5]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by David Bowie except where noted.[6][7]

  1. Introduction – 0:13
  2. "Hang On to Yourself" – 2:46
  3. "Ziggy Stardust" – 3:23
  4. "Changes" – 3:27
  5. "The Supermen" – 2:55
  6. "Life on Mars?" – 3:28
  7. "Five Years" – 4:32
  8. "Space Oddity" – 5:05
  9. "Andy Warhol" – 3:50
  10. "My Death" (Eric Blau, Mort Shuman, Jacques Brel) – 5:51
  11. "The Width of a Circle" – 10:44
  12. "Queen Bitch" – 3:00
  13. "Moonage Daydream" – 4:53
  14. "John, I'm Only Dancing" – 3:16
  15. "Waiting for the Man" (Lou Reed) – 5:45
  16. "The Jean Genie" – 4:00
  17. "Suffragette City" – 4:12
  18. "Rock 'n' Roll Suicide" – 3:01

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Technical personnel[edit]

  • Mike Moran – recording engineer
  • Grover Hesley – mixing engineer
  • B. Mitchel Reed – KMET announcer
  • Bob Griffin – KMET engineer
  • Bill Fure – KMET engineer
  • Bill Calucci – KMET studio tape editor
  • Richard Kimball – KMET producer
  • Ted Jensen – mastering engineer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Live Santa Monica '72 at AllMusic
  2. ^ "NME Album Reviews - David Bowie". Nme.Com. 1 July 2008. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
  3. ^ "David Bowie: Five Years 1969-1973 Album Review - Pitchfork". Retrieved 2 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Rolling Stone Music | Album Reviews". Rollingstone.com. Retrieved 28 February 2012.
  5. ^ admin (21 November 2008). "Ask Billboard: Girls Aloud, David Bowie, Brits". Billboard.
  6. ^ "Live in Santa Monica '72". allmusic. Macrovision Corporation. Retrieved 5 July 2008.
  7. ^ David Bowie. Live Santa Monica '72 (EMI, 2008).

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