Gong are a psychedelic/ space rock band formed in the late 60s.
Over the years, the band line-up has included Daevid Allen, Tim Blake, Didier Malherbe, Pip Pyle, Gilli Smyth, Steve Hillage, Francis Moze, Mike Howlett and Pierre Moerlen.
As of 2014 and the passing of founder member Daevid Allen, the band features Fabio Golfetti (guitar), Dave Sturt (bass), Ian East (sax/ flute), Kavus Torabi (guitar/ vocals) and Cheb Nettles (drums).
Their key work includes an ongoing mythology regarding the make-believe world Planet Gong. This initially involved a trilogy (Radio Gnome) featuring the albums 'Flying Teapot', 'Angel's Egg' and 'You'. Further chapters have been recorded including 'Shapeshifter' and '2032'.
Events for Gong
- Fri 15th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongAylesbury Waterside Theatre (Aylesbury)Buy Tickets
- Sat 16th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongIslington Assembly Hall [Town Hall] (Islington)Buy Tickets
- Sun 17th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongSWG3/ Galvanizers (Glasgow)Buy Tickets
- Mon 18th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongO2 Academy Sheffield (Sheffield)Buy Tickets
- Wed 20th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongO2 Academy Bristol (Bristol)Buy Tickets
- Thu 21st Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongO2 Institute (Birmingham)Buy Tickets
- Fri 22nd Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongTramshed (Cardiff)Buy Tickets
- Sat 23rd Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongO2 Academy Liverpool (Liverpool)Buy Tickets
- Sun 24th Nov 2019 Steve Hillage, GongConcorde 2 (Brighton)Buy Tickets