John Giddings - 'Every time I see David Bowie he says, I'm not touring!'

James Hanley

David Bowie's booking agent John Giddings has confirmed the music icon considers himself "retired" from touring.  

Solo Agency MD Giddings, who represents acts such as Madonna and U2, in addition to promoting Isle Of Wight Festival, was speaking during a career-spanning interview at the inaugural International Festival Forum (IFF), a two-day invitation-only event aimed at festivals and booking agents.

“David [Bowie] is one of the best artists I’ve ever worked with. But every time I see him now, before ...

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