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This year another Gong trip to Japan (Apr), the first run out of a Here & Now offshoot (Jun), a University of Errors US tour (Aug), and at the end of the year the most intense bout of Gong touring for years with a huge tour around the UK and Europe (Oct-Dec).

April '01Gong's fourth visit to Japan - daevid allen:Gtr/Vox, Gilli Smyth:Spacewhisper/Vox, Mike Howlett:Bass, Theo Travis:Sax/Flt, Chris Taylor:Dms/Vox, Gwyo Zepix:Keys/Synths/Vox. Switch Doctor:David Id.

Sun 15/04 : Gong - Japan, Osaka, Club Quattro.

Mon 16/04 : Gong - Japan, Tokyo, Club Quattro.

Tue 17/04 : Gong - Japan, Tokyo, Star Pine's Cafe.


May '01 - Gwyo Zepix:Keys/Snyths, Basil Brooks:Synths, Susi O'Neill:guest Theraminist.

Sat 12/05 : Zorch - UK, Glastonbury, Assembly Rooms. Recorded on digital multi-track. Released as 'Glastonbury Live' CD.


June '01 - Three original Here & Now members and one Invisible Opera member space-jam the night away. Steffe:Gtr/Vox, Kif Kif:Dms/Vox, Twink:Synths, Tim Flatus:Bass/Vox.

Sat 23/06 : Easy Maintenance - UK, Glastonbury, Assembly Rooms. Recorded on digital multi-track, released as 'Space & Time' (Fluffy CD001).


August - University of Errors Faculty - daevid allen, Josh Pollock, Michael Clare, Jason Mills

Sat 18/08 : University of Errors - USA, San Juan Island, Washington, Egg Lake Shake. Support : Randy Hansen

Tue 21/08 : University of Errors - USA, Philadelphia, Khyber. Support : Analogue II

Wed 22/08 : University of Errors - USA, Baltimore, Palomas. Support : Analogue II

Thu 23/08 : University of Errors - USA, Pittsburgh, Millvale Industrial Theater. Support : Kevin Coyne and Analogue II

Fri 24/08 : University of Errors - USA, Cleveland, Noware. Support : Analogue II

Sat 25/08 : University of Errors - USA, Chicago, Schubas. Support : Analogue II. (released a official live bootleg)

Mon 27/08 : University of Errors - USA, New York, Knitting Factory. Support : Metric


October '01 - This month saw the start of one of the most intensive Gong tours undertaken for many years, ending in late December - in fact this turned out to be the last Gong tour - probably. Touring party incluced UV installation by Visual Bliss and the first use of large UV-reactive Gong Mandala back-drop.

Gong band was always daevid allen:Gtr/Vox, Gilli Smyth:Spacewhisper/Vox, Mike Howlett:Bass Theo Travis:Sax/Flt, Chris Taylor:Dms/Vox, Gwyo Zepix:Keys/Synths/Vox unless otherwise specified. Didier Malherbe:Sax/Flt/Doudouk/Vox, Graham Clark:Violin also played some of the dates. Switch Doctor:David Id.

Wed 03/10 : Gong - UK, London, Royal Festival Hall. Didier Malherbe/Theo Travis. with Orb and Acid Mothers Temple.

Thu 04/10 : Gong - UK, Exeter, Phoenix Arts Centre. with Didier Malherbe - no Theo.

Fri 05/10 : Gong - Greece, Athens, Radon. with Didier Malherbe - no Theo.

Sat 06/10 : Gong - Greece, Salonika, Mylos. with Didier Malherbe - no Theo.

Wed 10/10 : Gong - UK, Brighton, Concorde II. with Didier Malherbe - no Theo.

Thu 11/10 : Gong - UK, Southampton, The Brook/ with Didier Malherbe - no Theo.

Fri 12/10 : Gong - UK, Aldershot, Princes Hall. with Graham Clark - no Theo.

Sat 13/10 : Gong - UK, Harlow, The Square. with Graham Clark - no Theo.

Sun 14/10 : Gong - UK, Macclesfield, Bar Cuba. Graham Clark/Theo.

Mon 15/10 : Gong - UK, Norwich, Arts Centre.

Wed 17/10 : Gong - UK, Leicester, The Charlotte.

Thu 18/10 : Gong - UK, Wolverhampton, Robin 2.

Fri 19/10 : Gong - UK, Sheffield, Boardwalk.

Sat 20/10 : Gong - UK, Milton Keynes, Wavendon Stables .

Sun 21/10 : Gong - UK, Bath, Windows Art Centre. Guest-Mark Robson:Vox on 'Wise Man in Your Heart'.

Mon 22/10 : Gong - UK, Penzance, The Acorn Theatre.

Wed 24/10 : Gong - UK, Derby, Flowerpot.

Thu 25/10 : Gong - UK, Leeds, Irish Centre.

Fri 26/10 : Gong - UK, Manchester University. with Graham Clark & Theo Travis.

Sat 27/10 : Gong - UK, Widnes, Queens Hall.

Sun 28/10 : Gong - UK, Crewe, Limelight.

Tue 30/10 : Gong - UK, Blackburn, King George's Hall.

Wed 31/10 : Gong - UK, Newcastle University, Student Union.


November '01

Thu 01/11 : Gong - Spain, Huesca, Periferias Festival.

Fri 02/11 : Gong - UK, Glasgow, Renfrew Ferry.

Sun 04/11 : Gong - UK, Edinburgh, Liquid Room.

Wed 07/11 : Gong - UK, Nottingham, Rock City. with Hawkwind.

Thu 08/11 : Gong - Netherlands, Zoetermeer, De Boerderij.

Fri 09/11 : Gong - Germany, Karlsruhe, Substage.

Sat 10/11 : Gong - Germany, Schweinfurt, Stattbahnhof.

Sun 11/11 : Gong - Germany, Hildseheim, Vierlinden.

Mon 12/11 : Gong - Germany, Berlin, Knaak.

Tue 13/11 : Gong - Germany, Hamburg, Logo.

Thu 15/11 : Gong - Norway, Kristiansand, Vaskeriet.

Fri 16/11 : Gong - Norway, Stavanger, Folken. with Graham Clark & Theo Travis.

Sat 17/11 : Gong - Norway, Bergen, The Garage.

Sun 18/11 : Gong - Norway, Oslo, So What!

Mon 19/11 : Gong - Norway, Oslo, So What!

Tue 20/11 : Gong - Norway, Trondheim, Radisson Royal Hotel.

Wed 21/11 : Gong - Sweden, Gothenburg, Musikens Hus.

Thu 22/11 : Gong - Denmark, Copenhagen, Loppen.

Fri 23/11 : Gong - Denmark, Odense, Rytemposte.

Sun 25/11 : Gong - Germany, Bonn, Harmonie.

Wed 28/11 : Gong - France, Marseille, Espace Julien.

Thu 29/11 : Gong - France, Grasse, Theatre.

Fri 30/11 : Gong - France, Grasse, Theatre.


December '01

Mon 03/12 : Gong - Italy, Milan, Transylvania.

Tue 04/12 : Gong - Italy, Torino, Bar Rumba.

Wed 05/12 : Gong - Italy, Treviso, New Age.

Thu 06/12 : Gong - Italy, Modena, Vox.

Fri 07/12 : Gong - Austria, Vienna Szene.

Sat 08/12 : Gong - Switzerland, Winterthur, Gaswerk.

Mon 10/12 : Gong - France, Montpiellier, Rock Store.

Tue 11/12 : Gong - France, Bordeaux, Barbey Rock School.

Wed 12/12 : Gong - France, Maubec, La Gare.

Thu 13/12 : Gong - France, Gap, Psyche Live Café.

Fri 14/12 : Gong - France, Paris, New Morning. with Didier Malherbe & Theo Travis.

Sat 15/12 : Gong - France, Nancy, Terminal Export.

Thu 20/12 : Gong - UK, London, King's Cross, The Scala. with Graham Clark & Theo Travis. Guest-Basil Brooks:synths. Digitally recorded on multitrack.

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