Many of you know Carmine Rojas as Joe Bonamassa’s bass player. Did you know he played with David Bowie? There has been a lot of discussion lately on the forum over at Joe Bonamassa’s site. From the way it sounds, Stevie Ray Vaughan was going to tour with David Bowie back in the 80’s. The tour fell through as Stevie Ray Vaughan couldn’t bring his whole band on the tour with him. His full band at that time was known as Double Trouble. Carmine Rojas and Stevie met in the studio while recording David Bowie’s “Let’s Dance” album. Check out the thread and discussion here. You’ll find a lot of interesting facts that you never knew.
Carmine Rojas and Stevie Ray Vaughan