Firstly, while working in a London office I got a call from a childhood friend called David Jones. David Jones was now David Bowie and he invited me to join his band, The Spiders, as a backing vocalist and percussionist, for a tour of the USA, Japan and the UK.
The second piece of luck was that David wouldn't fly. Thus we would have to travel the thousands of miles around the world by ship, train and road.'
Henry Diltz, Graham Nash & over 45 contributors
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T.O.T.A. '75 - The Rolling Stones Tour of the Americas 1975
Christopher Simon Sykes
The official tour diary and photography. Published with The Rolling Stones.