David Bowie & Friends* ‎– Birthday Celebration (Live In NYC)

Vinyl Passion ‎– VP80501
3 × Vinyl, LP, Unofficial Release


Released in a gatefold sleeve.

David Bowie and a star-studded cast of special guests gather at New York City’s fabled Madison Square Garden to celebrate Bowie’s 50th birthday.
Guests include: the Pixies’ Frank Black, the entire Foo Fighters joining Bowie’s band for "Hallo Spaceboy," the Cure’s Robert Smith, Sonic Youth, and the Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 712177 061068
  • Barcode (Scanned): 8712177061068
  • Rights Society: BUMA/STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): 93831 1A VP 80501
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): 93831 1B VP 80501
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C): 93831 1C VP 80501
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D): 93831 1D VP 80501
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side E): 93831 1E VP 80501
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side F): 93831 1F VP 80501

Other Versions (5 of 17) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label  Cat# Country Year
AS 43 David Bowie 50th Birthday Concert(DVD-V, Unofficial, NTSC, Dua) Apocalypse Sound AS 43 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
EOS-229 David Bowie Telling Lies: 50th Birthday Concert(2xCDr, Unofficial) Eye Of The Storm (2), Pink Crimson Ricordi EOS-229 Mexico 2011 Sell This Version
none David Bowie Ziggy's Birthday (2xLP, Unofficial, Pin) Hedgehog Records none Europe 2017 Sell This Version
HT-6158 David Bowie Telling Lies - David Bowie And Friends Birthday Celebration(VHS, Unofficial, NTSC) Honey Trap Music Video HT-6158 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
IMM 940235 David Bowie & Various David Bowie & Various - Birthday Celebration (Live In NYC)(DVD-V, Unofficial, Multichannel, NTSC, All) Immortal IMM 940235 Netherlands 2011 Sell This Version


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July 25, 2014
edited over 4 years ago
mine comes with twice record one (so 4Lp in all).

The concert is pure gold if you like the Earthling album...

...but in my opinion the sound suffers from rather bad EQ applied on the mix prepared for the "mothers" (it is supposed to be a dmm),
they cut nearly ALL the high frequencies,to hide the fact that they took an mp3 to prepare the "mothers",
but you still hear the defects of the mp3,it's very subtle but when you got the chance to hear a crash cymbal/hi hat (Looking For Satellites),it's clear.