Fumble Tour Timeline - Highlights from the first 20 years

Fumble with Bill Haley1972 - Bill Haley (German tour)
Frankfurt • Bremen • Mannheim • Munich • Bielefeld • Hamburg

The picture on the right shows Fumble with Bill Haley in 1972
Fumble also supported Bill Haley on his very last tour of South Africa in 1980.

1980 - Bill Haley's last tour (South Africa)

Johannisburg • Durban • Cape Town
Critics for that tour were not too good....

1973 - David Bowie, Ziggy Stardust UK and US tourBowie 1973Manchester • Glasgow • Edinburgh • Newcastle
Preston • Philadelphia • Nashville • Memphis • Detroit • Chicago • Los Angeles

Fumble with Chuck Berry
1973 - London Rainbow Theatre

1973 - Chuck Berry, Summer Rock Festival (Frankfurt, Germany)
The concert was broadcast by the German TV station WDR

1977 - Chuck Berry, Barcelona, Spain

Manuel Maya from Spain has sent us some great pictures of that gig
you can find them in the 'Photos' section

Fumble with Fats Domino
1976 - Fats Domino Tour (Germany - Austria)


Hamburg • Cologne • Munich• Linz • Ludwigshafen • Essen • Vienna • Villach

Some tracks on the live Album "Rumble with Fumble" were taken from this tour. At the beginning of the record somebody announces them as "England's best Rock'n'Roll Band"

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1973 and 1974 - Reading Festival

1973 - Roskilde Festival (Denmark)In June 1973 Fumble headlined one of Denmark's biggest annual music festivals with 15,000 spectators.

1973 - Fumble german tour (September)

1973 - Pink Floyd, Olympiahalle, Munich

1973 - Fumble winter tour (Denmark) According to an article from a danish newspaper Fumble earned so little on this tour that they had to walk around with holes in their shoes - and it was November!

1979 - Buddy Holly Tribute Concert with Paul McCartney Tribute concert with Paul McCartney & the Wings at Hammersmith Odeon, London

1981 - Fumble tour (Denmark) Copenhagen • Randers • Lokken • Lasby

1981 - Fumble tour (Germany)Cologne • Hanover • Bonn • Frankfurt • Berlin