In Bowie embarked on his Glass Spider tour, with Peter Frampton playing guitar in the live lineup. Here, the two rock legends are pictured at a March 1987 news conference in New York where Bowie announced his North American tour.
David Bowie 1947-2016: life and career in pictures
The Japanese photographer Masayoshi Sukita who did the “Heroes” cover also shot so many alternative portraits from that session. It’s a sad occasion to be able to share all these great Bowie portraits.
Ziggy Stardust from David Bowie: A Life in Pictures When the hit, Bowie launched his Ziggy Stardust stage show, where he wore eccentric costumes and bright red hair. The show and David quickly became a phenomenon in the UK.