Space rockers Gong for 40th Anniversary November 2009 tour
Posted: 26th February 2009
The legendary space rockers have announced a mini reunion tour for November.
Gong founder Daevid Allen has called on former bandmates Steve Hillage, Gilli Smyth, Mike Howlett, Miquette Giraudy, Chris Taylor, Theo Travis and John McKenzie, to mark the band's 40th anniversary of live touring, since their formation in 1967.
This will be Gong's first UK tour in nine years, which will kick off at the Bristol O2 Academy on November 19th, via Exeter Lemon Tree (November 20th), Manchester Academy 2 (November 21st), Edinburgh Picturehouse (November 22nd), Sheffield Leadmill (November 23rd), Lemington Spa Assembly (November 25th), Cambridge Corn Exchange (November 26th), London HMV Forum (November 27th), Oxford Regal Theatre (November 28th), and end in Brighton Corn Exchange (November 29th).
The tour will come shortly after the release of Gong's forthcoming new album, "2032", expected in September.
Tickets for Gong's November tour, which cost £18.50 - £21.00 (+ booking fee), are on sale now.
- Tue 4th May 2021 Gong Arts Centre (Norwich) Buy Tickets
- Wed 5th May 2021 Gong Chalk (formerly the Haunt) (Brighton) Buy Tickets
- Thu 6th May 2021 Gong Sub89 (Reading) Buy Tickets
- Sun 9th May 2021 Gong Thekla (Bristol) Buy Tickets
- Mon 10th May 2021 Gong Phoenix Arts Centre (Exeter) Buy Tickets
- Tue 11th May 2021 Gong 1865 (Southampton) Buy Tickets
- Wed 12th May 2021 Gong The Hare and Hounds Birmingham (Kings Heath) Buy Tickets
- Thu 13th May 2021 Gong The Rescue Rooms (Nottingham) Buy Tickets
- Fri 14th May 2021 Gong The Crescent Community Centre (York) Buy Tickets
- Sat 15th May 2021 Gong Trades Club (Hebden Bridge) Buy Tickets
- Sun 16th May 2021 Gong Gorilla (Manchester) Buy Tickets
- Wed 19th May 2021 Gong The Brickyard (Carlisle) Buy Tickets
- Thu 20th May 2021 Gong Cluny (Newcastle-upon-Tyne) Buy Tickets
- Fri 21st May 2021 Gong The Georgian Theatre/ Green Room (Stockton-on-Tees) Buy Tickets
- Sat 22nd May 2021 Gong The Club 85 (Hitchin) Buy Tickets
- Wed 26th May 2021 Gong The Boileroom (Guildford) Buy Tickets
- Fri 28th May 2021 Gong, Steve Hillage Subterania (London) Buy Tickets
- Fri 17th Sep 2021 Gong Oran Mor (Glasgow) Buy Tickets