David Bowie tribute act returns to North East with gig at Customs House in South Shields

A David Bowie tribute act is performing the late singer’s greatest hits at The Customs House.

By Ross Robertson
Wednesday, 5th February 2020, 9:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th February 2020, 5:27 pm
Ultimate Bowie
Ultimate Bowie

Ultimate Bowie, fronted by Ed Blaney, from Seaham and featuring a seven-piece band, will perform songs from ChangesOneBowie, the first compilation album by Bowie released in 1976, on Saturday, February 15th.

The outfit will play the album in its entirety, which includes hit songs ‘Space Oddity,’ ‘Ziggy Stardust’ and ‘Rebel Rebel.’

The show sees the musicians return to home turf after touring New Zealand last year.

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This time around, Ultimate Bowie are shaking things up by altering the setlist from show to show thanks to Bowie’s huge back catalogue of songs.

Fans have been asked to request songs they would like to see the band perform.

Since forming in 2009, they have mastered Bowie’s signature style and sound to be regarded as one of the best Bowie tribute acts in the UK.