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2009 Gigs
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January '09
Thr 01 System 7 - Brazil: nr. Salvador; Universo Paralello New Years Party
Wed 14 Hadouk Trio - France, La Rochelle, Grand Théâtre  
Fri 16 Didier Malherbe & Friends - France, Paris, Dansoir, Parvis de la Bibliothèque Nationale François Mitterand Didier (doudouk, flûte, khen, tarogato) avec Poumi Lescaut (vocals) et Joël Grare (bells, various percussions)
Wed 21 Hadouk Trio - France, Metz, L'Arsenal  
Fri 23 Hadouk Trio - France, La Caravelle, Marcheprime  
Sun 25 Didier Malherbe - France, Bordeaux, CAPC Musée d'art Contemporain, Satellite IΔO #3 L'anche des Métamorphoses
Tue 27 Hadouk Trio - Turkey, Ankara  
Wed 28 Hadouk Trio - Turkey, Istanbul  
Thr 29 Hadouk Trio - France, Soissons, Le Mail  
Fri 30 Hadouk Trio - France, Sens, Théâtre de Sens  
Sat 31 Hadouk Trio - France, Chalon sur Saône, Espace des Arts  

February '09
Fri 06 Hadouk Trio - France, Louviers, Théâtre du Grand Forum  
Tue 10 Hadouk Trio - France, Magny-les-Hameaux, Maison de l'Environnement  
Thr 12 Hadouk Trio - France, Serre Chevalier, Altitude Jazz Festival  
Fri 20 House of Thandoy - UK, London, Inspiral Lounge Mike Howlett, Steve Cassidy, and Steve Higgins
Fri 20 Hadouk Trio - France, Tregunc, MJC Le Sterenn  

March '09
Sat 21 Hadouk Trio - France, Le Relecq-Kerhuon, L'Astrolabe  
Fri 27 Hadouk Trio - France, Switzerland, Fribourg, La Spirale  
Sat 28 Hadouk Trio - France, Roanne, Théâtre Municipal  
Sat 28 Mirror System - UK, London, Camden, InSpiral Lounge  

April '09
Sat 04 Hadouk Trio - France, Mainvilliers, Salle des Fetes  
Tue 07 Hadouk Trio - France, Angoulème, Théâtre d'Angoulème  
Thr 09 Hawkwind with Tim Blake - UK, Bolton, Albert Halls  
Fri 10 Hawkwind with Tim Blake - UK, Holmfirth, Picture Dome  
Fri 10 House of Thandoy with Mike Howlett - UK, Colchester, Mersea Island, 2nd Cosmic Puffin Festival  
Sat 11 Hawkwind with Tim Blake - UK, Kendal (Private Function)  
Sat 11 Invisible Opera Co. of Tibet - UK, Exeter, Phoenix Arts Centre supporting Space Ritual with Nik Turner
Sat 11 System 7/ Mirror System - Japan, Tokyo, Shinjuku Face  
Sun 12 Hawkwind with Tim Blake - Edinburgh, Picture House  
Fri 17 System 7 - Japan, Nagoya Trance/Techno DJ set
Sat 18 System 7 - Osaka, Triangle  
Thr 30 University of Errors - Italy, Rome, Jailbreak Club  

May '09
Fri 01 University of Errors - Italy, Taranto, Nautilus Terrazza w/Grey Lagoon
Sat 02 University of Errors - Italy, Modena, OFF Club Cancelled by police due to riot in the club the night before
Sat 02 Hadouk Trio - French Guiana, Caynne, Ensemble Culturel Régional  
Sun 03 University of Errors - Portugal, Gouveia Art Rock Festival 3 day Festival w/PFM, Gordon Giltrap, Focus and more
Tue 12 Hadouk Trio - France, Paris, Théâtre de l'Alliance Française  
Thr 14 Didier Malherbe and Renaud Gillet - France, Paris, Theatre de l'Opprimé  
Fri 15 Didier Malherbe - France, Paris, Café des Editeurs L'anche des Métamorphoses
Sun 24 Hadouk Trio - France, Ivry sur Seine, Quai des Voix  
Thr 28 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, Buxton, Opera House  
Fri 29 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, York, Grand Opera House  
Sat 30 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, Liverpool, Academy  
Sun 31 Hadouk Trio - Netherlands, Rotterdam, Festival Dunya  

June '09
Fri 05 Gong - Italy, Fasano Jazz Festival, Kennedy Theatre daevid allen, Steve Hillage, Gilli Smyth, Miquette Giraudy, Chris Taylor, Theo Travis and Dave Sturt (his first Gong gig)
Fri 12 Gong / Steve Hillage Band - Norway, Trondheim, Blaest daevid allen, Steve Hillage, Gilli Smyth, Miquette Giraudy, Chris Taylor, Theo Travis and Mike Howlett. SHB - all but daevid, Gilli and Theo.
Sat 13 Gong / Steve Hillage Band - Norway, Oslo, Rockefeller Gong w/Mike Howlett on bass - set list
Fri 19 Steve Hillage Band - USA, Bethlehem, PA, Zoeliner Arts Centre, Nearfest 3 day Festival w/VDGG, PFM, DEF and more
Sat 20 Gong - USA, Bethlehem, PA, Zoeliner Arts Centre, Nearfest Gong w/Mike Howlett on bass
Sun 28 Gong / Steve Hillage Band - UK, Glatonbury Festival, The Glade Gong w/Mike Howlett on bass

July '09
Wed 01 Hadouk Trio - Canada, Vancouver, Jazz Festival  
Thr 02 Hadouk Trio - Canada, Montréal, Festival International de Jazz de Montréal  
Sat 04 Gong - Italy, Sardinia, Sarroch, Villa Siotto, Summer Groove Festival Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass. Outdoor gig
Sun 05 Gong - Italy, Roma, Villa Ada, Roma Incontra Il Mondo 09 Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass. Outdoor gig
Mon 06 Gong - Italy, Livorno, Villa Corridi, Livorno Rock Village Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass. Outdoor gig w/Biokill
Fri 10 Gong / Steve Hillage Band - UK, Nr Canterbury, Lounge On The Farm Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass. Festival
Thr 16 Gong - Germany, Bochum, Zeche Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass.
Fri 17 Gong - Germany, Berg Herzberg Festival Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass, w/ The Original Wailers, Rose Kemp - set list | PHOTOS
Sat 18 Gong - Belgium, Dour Festival Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass
Fri 24 Gong / System 7 - Japan, Fuji Rock Festival Gong w/Mike Howlett on bass
Fri 31 Gong - Italy, Sicily, Zafferana Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass

August '09
Sat 01 Gong - Italy, Trieste, Piazza Unità d'Italia Free outdoor gig. Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass - set list
Sun 09 Gong - UK, Big Chill Festival Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass
Fri 14 Steve Hillage Band / Acid Mothers Guru Guru Gong - Germany, Bad Doberan, Zappanale Acid Mothers Guru Guru Gong - Daevid Allen, Kawabata Makoto, Mani Neumeier and Guy Segers
Sat 15 Gong - Germany, Bad Doberan, Zappanale Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass
Fri 21 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, Devon, Escot Park, Beautiful Days Festival  
Sun 23 Gong - UK, Devon, Escot Park, Beautiful Days Festival Gong w/Dave Sturt on bass and Graham Clark on violin in place of Theo Travis [photos]
Fri 28 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, London, Notting Hill Gate, Porchester Hall 40th Anniversary concert
Sat 29 Hawkwind w/Tim Blake - UK, London, Notting Hill Gate, Porchester Hall 40th Anniversary concert

September '09
Sun 06 System 7 - UK, Dumfries and Galloway, Eden Festival Plus Steve Hillage DJ set
Sat 19 System 7 - France, Paris, Cabaret Sauvage
Mon 21 Faton Cahen Quartet w/Didier Malherbe - France, Paris, Duc des Lombards
Sat 26 System 7 - UK, Co. Durham, Stanhope, Thimbleberry Festival

October '09
Fri 02 The Magick Brothers - UK, Hebden Bridge, Trades Club Daevid Allen, Mark Robson, Graham Clark
Sat 03 The Magick Brothers - UK, Hitchen, Club 85
Thr 08 The Magick Brothers - UK, Bournemouth, Champions
Fri 09 The Magick Brothers - UK, Street, The Elms
Sat 10 The Magick Brothers - UK, Southsea, The Fawcett
Thu 15 Magick Brothers - UK, Leicester: The Musician, 34 Crafton St Daevid Allen, Graham Clark, Mark Robson

November '09
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Gong Euro+ Tour
+ Steve Hillage Band on some dates
22 Oct - 14 Nov
Thr 22 Oct Italy
Bologna - Estragon Club
 
Gong photos, courtesy of Sergio Amadori
Fri 23 Oct
set list
Italy
Milan - Teatro dal Verme + Steve Hillage Band
 

Sat 24 Oct Italy
Rome - Cross Roads Live Club
set list | Gong, more Gong photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer

Fri 30 Oct Israel
Tel Aviv - Zappa Club
 

Sat 31 Oct Israel
Tel Aviv - Zappa Club
 

Tue 03 Nov France
Strasbourg - La Laitererie
TICKETS 26,00 €
Gong, more Gong, Steve Hillage Band photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer
Wed 04 Nov
gong at bataclan
France
Paris - Le Bataclan + Steve Hillage Band
50, boulevard Voltaire, 75011 Paris
Gong, more Gong, Steve Hillage Band photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer
Thr 05 Nov France
Terville - Le 112
TICKETS de 25.00 € à 22.00 € (tarif réduit)

Fri 06 Nov France
Nice - Théâtre Lino Ventura
 

Sun 08 Nov Germany
Munich - Metropolis Music Hall + Steve Hillage Band
TICKETS www.ticketmaster.de/ tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

Mon 09 Nov Germany
Berlin - Frannz + Steve Hillage Band
TICKETS www.ticketmaster.de/ tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

Tue 10 Nov Germany
Oldenburg - Kulturetage + Steve Hillage Band
TICKETS www.ticketmaster.de/ tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

Wed 11 Nov Germany
Bonn - Harmonie + Steve Hillage Band
tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000
Gong, Steve Hillage Band photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer + Gong, courtesy Philippe Pred'homme
Thr 12 Nov Germany
Ascaffenburg - Colos Saal
tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

Fri 13 Nov Netherlands
Amsterdam - Melkweg - The Max + Steve Hillage Band
 

Sat 14 Nov Belgium
Gent - Handelsbeurs
 
Gong photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer

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Gong UK Tour
+ Steve Hillage Band on all UK dates
19th - 29th Nov

The first UK Gong Tour since 2001: Daevid Allen, Gilli Smyth, Steve Hillage, Miquette Giraudy, Mike Howlett, Chris Taylor and Theo Travis. Switch Doctor: David Id. Luscious projections from Jasper Johns of ColourSound.
Thr 19 Nov
set list
Bristol
O2 Academy
tel: 0844 477 2000

Fri 20 Nov Exeter
The Lemon Grove
Cornwall House, St Germans Rd, Exeter Uni. EX4 6TG

Sat 21 Nov Manchester
Academy 2 - SOLD OUT
tel. 0161 832 1111

Sun 22 Nov Edinburgh
HMV Picturehouse
tel. 0844 847 1740
Gong, Steve Hillage Band photos courtesy Christina Vysotskaya
Mon 23 Nov Sheffield
Leadmill
tel. 08700 600 100

Wed 25 Nov Leamington Spa
Spa Assembly
tel. 01926 523 001

Thr 26 Nov Cambridge
Corn Exchange
tel. 01223 357 851

Fri 27 Nov London
HMV Kentish Town Forum
tel. 08448 472 405
Gong, more Gong, Steve Hillage Band photos, courtesy of Luc Pilmeyer
Sat 28 Nov Oxford
Academy
tel. 01865 204057
EARLY SHOW : Doors open 6:30pm, show ends 10:30pm; ticket includes entrance to whatever club scene follows…
Sun 29 Nov Brighton
Corn Exchange
TICKETS £18.50 - tel. 01273 709 709
Gong photos, courtesy of Mitchell Ratcliffe
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