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Radio Gnome Visible
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02 November 2009
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Radio Gnomonique Invisible? - posted Sun 1 Nov '09

Gong radio show - Tonight! - 'history, influences and inspirations', with daevid allen, Steve Hillage and Didier Malherbe - Monday, 2 November from 9pm to 11pm Euro time on FIP 105,1 FM Paris. It's 'Carte Blanche' - the boys are bringing their own playlist. Should be interesting... n'est pas? - listen online

Prog Archives' announcement (English) | Radio France announcement (Français)

Fortean Times - posted Sun 1 Nov '09

Greetings from Planet Gong - daevid allen interview - including fresh photos and deep background...



World Domination - posted Thu 22 Oct '09

Keith Dobson (f.k.a. 'Kif-Kif le batter') reports being interrogated recently by an agent of Quietus regarding his designs on World Domination... here's where you can read the report, better still download a free song and best yet purchase the 'Let's Play Domination' CD (a analogue re-master of all the World Domination Enterprises 'A'-sides, plus one previously unreleased track and a 12-page lyric booklet) directly from Free Love Records for a mere £8.88 inclusive of UK p+p, or £9.88 World Wide....



New Jerusalem - posted Tue 20 Oct '09

Tim Blake announces the immediate release for digital download of his New Jerusalem album - directly from Tim's download shop - for the price of £8.


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Interview with a Pixie

Gong band members are being interviewed with alarming regularity these days - there are plenty of further radio and TV interviews in the pipeline, including a host in France. Stay tuned - all will be revealed...



Jonny on the Spot...?

If you are waiting for an order, an e-mail about an order, or any other form of response or communication (except via Radio Gnome Invisible of course) - deep apologies. Due to his on-going committments as Gong Tour Manager, Jonny has struggled to provide the usual consistent quick mail-order service...

You win a few, you lose a few - things will be back to abnormal almost before you know it. Too soon, too soon...

GIGS and Events - UP and Coming
Other gigs online - Didier Malherbe and the Hadouk Trio in France, Tim Blake with Hawkwind in the UK... whatever we know, whenever we know it.
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Gong EuroTour - TBA
3rd - 14th Nov
 
 

Tue 03 Nov France
Strasbourg - La Laitererie
TICKETS: 26,00 €

Wed 04 Nov France
Paris - Le Bataclan
+ Steve Hillage Band
50, boulevard Voltaire, 75011 Paris

Thr 05 Nov France
Terville - Le 112
TICKETS: de 25.00 € à 22.00 € (tarif réduit)

Fri 06 Nov France
Nice - Théâtre Lino Ventura
TICKETS: TBA

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

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

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

Wed 11 Nov Germany
Bonn - Harmonie
+ Steve Hillage Band
TICKETS: ticketmaster.de tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

Thr 12 Nov Germany
Ascaffenburg - Colos Saal
TICKETS: ticketmaster.de tel. +49 (0)1805 969 0000

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

Sat 14 Nov Belgium
Gent - Handelsbeurs
TICKETS: TBA

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Gong UK Tour
19th - 29th Nov
ArtistTicket.com/
The cheapest tickets for all November UK Gong dates (except for Leamington Spa and Exeter, who have their own booking links - see below).

Thr 19 Nov Bristol
O2 Academy
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel: 0844 477 2000

Fri 20 Nov Exeter
The Lemon Grove
TICKETS: - see the Lemon Grove events menu - tel. 01392 263 518
Cornwall House, St Germans Rd, Exeter Uni. EX4 6TG

Sat 21 Nov Manchester
Academy 2
- SOLD OUT
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 0161 832 1111

Sun 22 Nov Edinburgh
HMV Picturehouse
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 0844 847 1740

Mon 23 Nov Sheffield
Leadmill
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 08700 600 100

Wed 25 Nov Leamington Spa
Spa Assembly
TICKETS: - enter the passphrase: gongpre09 - tel. 01926 523 001

Thr 26 Nov Cambridge
Corn Exchange
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 01223 357 851

Fri 27 Nov London
HMV Kentish Town Forum
TICKETS: £20.00 - tel. 08448 472 405

Sat 28 Nov Oxford
Academy
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 01865 204057

Sun 29 Nov Brighton
Corn Exchange
TICKETS: £18.50 - tel. 01273 709 709


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