The Young American
U.S. Tour 5 - October Concerts
4 OCTOBER 1974 - KANSAS CITY, MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM Cancelled.
15 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE  Reviews Detroit Free Press 17/10/74; Creem January 1975.
17 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE 
20 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE  This show (up to, and including, Rock'n'Roll Suicide) was issued officially on the ‘I’m Only Dancing’ album. Audio Recording Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; 1984; Moonage Daydream; Rock'n'Roll With Me; Love Me Do / The Jean Genie; Diamond Dogs; Young Americans; Can You Hear Me; It's Gonna Be Me; Somebody Up There Likes Me; Suffragette City; Rock'n'Roll Suicide; Panic In Detroit.
5 OCTOBER 1974 - ST PAUL, CIVIC CENTER  Rescheduled from 06/10/74. Reviews Star Tribune 07/10/74.
6 OCTOBER 1974 - ST PAUL, CIVIC CENTER  Rescheduled to 05/10/74.
13 OCTOBER 1974 - MILWAUKEE, MECCA ARENA 
16 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE Audio Recording (Garson Band) Memory Of A Free Festival; (David Bowie) Space Oddity; Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; 1984; Moonage Daydream; Rock'n'Roll With Me; Love Me Do / The Jean Genie; Diamond Dogs; Young Americans; Can You Hear Me; It's Gonna Be Me; Somebody Up There Likes Me; Knock On Wood; Suffragette City; Rock'n'Roll Suicide.
18 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE  Audio Recording (Garson Band) Memory Of A Free Festival; (David Bowie) Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; 1984; Moonage Daydream; Rock'n'Roll With Me; Love Me Do / The Jean Genie; Diamond Dogs; Young Americans; Can You Hear Me; It's Gonna Be Me; Somebody Up There Likes Me; Suffragette City; Rock'n'Roll Suicide.
23 OCTOBER 1974 - CHICAGO, ARIE CROWN THEATER  Cancelled.
8 OCTOBER 1974 - INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA CONVENTION CENTER  Reviews The Indianapolis Star 12/10/74; The Star Press 13/10/74.
10 OCTOBER 1974 - MADISON, DANE COUNTY COLISEUM Cancelled.
11 OCTOBER 1974 - MADISON, DANE COUNTY COLISEUM
19 OCTOBER 1974 - DETROIT, MICHIGAN PALACE  Audio Recording Space Oddity; Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; 1984; Moonage Daydream; Rock'n'Roll With Me.
21 OCTOBER 1974 - CHICAGO, ARIE CROWN THEATER  Cancelled.
22 OCTOBER 1974 - CHICAGO, ARIE CROWN THEATER Reviews Chicago Tribune 23/10/74.
24 OCTOBER 1974 - CHICAGO, ARIE CROWN THEATER  Cancelled.
25 OCTOBER 1974 - CHICAGO, ARIE CROWN THEATER  Cancelled.
28 OCTOBER 1974 - NEW YORK, RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL Cancelled.
29 OCTOBER 1974 - NEW YORK, RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL Cancelled.
30 OCTOBER 1974 - NEW YORK, RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL  An audio recording exists of this show which is commonly thought to be from 28 October 1974. However, David did not play New York on that date and in his book "People Stared At The Make-up On His Face", Per Nilsen suggests that the correct date is 30 October. This is the only known recording which contains the full set played by the Garson Band prior to David taking the stage. Audio Recording (Garson Band) Funky Music; Baby Baby; I'm In The Mood For Love; Stormy Monday; Deep In The Heart Of Me; Love Train; Memory Of A Free Festival   (David Bowie) Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; Young Americans; 1984; Foot Stompin’ / I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate; Rock'n'Roll With Me; Love Me Do / The Jean Genie; Diamond Dogs; Moonage Daydream; Can You Hear Me; Somebody Up There Likes Me; Suffragette City; Rock'n'Roll Suicide.
A special programme was printed for the Radio City Music Hall shows. It is a single sheet printed on both sides and it was given away free.
31 OCTOBER 1974 - NEW YORK, RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL 
Reviews New York Times 02/11/74; Sounds (UK) 16/11/74; Circus Raves February 1975.
The Vancouver Sun 17/09/74 reported… “Glitter rock star David Bowie won’t keep a proposed Oct. 11 date in Vancouver because he can’t make the engagement without flying, and David just hates to fly.” Audio Recording (Garson Band) Memory Of A Free Festival; (David Bowie) Rebel Rebel; John, I'm Only Dancing (Again); Sorrow; Changes; 1984; Moonage Daydream; Rock'n'Roll With Me; Love Me Do / The Jean Genie; Diamond Dogs; Young Americans; Can You Hear Me; It's Gonna Be Me; Somebody Up There Likes Me; Suffragette City; Rock'n'Roll Suicide.
Reviews The Capital Times 12/10/74; The Wisconsin State Journal 12/10/74.