planet gong gigs

1978 gigs
contact venue to confirm event and admission details before time travelling
28/01/1978 Saturday
Oxford Polytechnic
Here & Now

04/02/1978 Saturday
Manchester : Lesser Free Trade Hall
'Levenshulme prog' showcase
Aqua* (Graham Massey, Graham Clark, 
Colin Seddon, Alan Hempsall, Gary Madely)
Pete Farrow
Pegasus
(* mostly playing GONG covers)
MDMArchive

24/02/1978 Friday
??? (somewhere near London)
Here & Now

21/03/1978 Tuesday
Canterbury : Kent University
Here & Now

22/03/1978 Wednesday
London School of Economics
Here & Now

23/03/1978 Thursday
London : Tabernacle
Here & Now

24/03/1978 Friday
Gravesend, Music Bowl
Here & Now

26/03/1978 Sunday
London : Hammersmith Odeon
Gong

01/04/1978 Friday
University of Manchester
Student Union (UMIST)
Planet Gong

05/04/1978 Tuesday
Eric's : Liverpool
Planet Gong

06/04/1978 Thursday
Sheffield : Limits
Planet Gong

07/04/1978 Friday
Warwick University
Planet Gong
Desperate Straights
Zounds

08/04/1978 Saturday
Hemel Hempstead : Decorum College
Planet Gong
Desperate Straights

09/04/1978 Sunday
Colchester : essex University
Planet Gong
Desperate Straights
Zen Hai

10/04/1978 Monday
Norwich : The Barn
University of East Anglia
Planet Gong
(support)

11/04/1978 Tuesday
Southend : Zero Six Club
Planet Gong
Southend Loonies
Zounds

12/04/1978 Wednesday
Wallington : Public Baths
Planet Gong
Zounds

13/04/1978 Thursday
Margate : Dreamland (Sunshine Rooms)
Planet Gong
Cartoon

14/04/1978 Friday
Central London Polytechnic
Planet Gong
Dance Music
Blank Space

15/04/1978 Saturday
Reading College of Technology
Planet Gong
Headroom

16/04/1978 Sunday
Southampton University
Planet Gong
The Entire Cosmos

20/04/1978 Thursday
21/04/1978 Friday
Plymouth : Metro
Steve Hillage, National Health

22/04/1978 Saturday
Torquay Town Hall
Steve Hillage, National Health

23/04/1978 Sunday
Swansea : Top Rank
Steve Hillage, National Health

25/04/1978 Tuesday
Cardiff : Top Rank
Steve Hillage, National Health

26/04/1978 Wednesday
Bangor University
Steve Hillage, National Health

28/04/1978 Friday
Keele University
Steve Hillage, National Health

29/04/1978 Saturday
Lancaster University
Steve Hillage, National Health

01/05/1978 Monday
Folkstone : Leas Cliffe Hall
Steve Hillage, National Health

03/05/1978 Wednesday
Aylesbury : Friars
Steve Hillage, National Health

04/05/1978 Thursday
Bristol University
Steve Hillage, National Health

06/05/1978 Saturday
Leicester University
Steve Hillage, National Health

08/05/1978 Monday
Stafford : Top of the World
Steve Hillage, National Health

09/05/1978 Tuesday
Sheffield Polytechnic
Steve Hillage, National Health

10/05/1978 Wednesday
Manchester University
Steve Hillage, National Health

12/05/1978 Friday
Edinburgh University
Steve Hillage, National Health

13/05/1978 Saturday
Glasgow : Strathclyde University
Steve Hillage, National Health

14/05/1978 Sunday
Redcar : Coatham Bowl
Steve Hillage, National Health

15/05/1978 Monday
Redcar : Coatham Bowl
Steve Hillage, National Health

16/05/1978 Tuesday
Newcastle Polytechnic
Steve Hillage, National Health

18/05/1978 Thursday
Poole Art Centre
Steve Hillage, National Health

19/05/1978 Friday
Swindon : Brunel Rooms
Steve Hillage, National Health

20/05/1978 Saturday
Malvern : Winter Gardens
Steve Hillage, National Health

21/05/1978 Sunday
Croydon : Greyhound
Steve Hillage, National Health

22/05/1978 Monday
Birmingham : Mairfair Ballroom
Steve Hillage, National Health

23/05/1978 Tuesday
Liverpool : Eric's
Steve Hillage, National Health
venue gig flyer

24/05/1978 Wednesday
Liverpool : Eric's
Steve Hillage
National Health
venue gig flyer

25/05/1978 Thursday
Oxford Polytechnic
Steve Hillage
National Health

26/05/1978 Friday
Dunstable Civic Hall
Steve Hillage
National Health

26/05/1978 Friday
London/Brentford : Hermit Club
Here & Now
Alternative TV

27/05/1978 Saturday
Guildford : Surrey University
Steve Hillage
National Health

27/05/1978 Saturday
London : Tabernacle
Here & Now
Anal Surgeons

28/05/1978 Sunday
London : Lyceum
Steve Hillage
National Health

28/05/1978 Sunday
Oxford : Mayfly Festival
Here & Now

29/05/1978 Monday
High Wycombe : Nags Head
Here & Now
Anal Surgeons

02/06/1978 Friday
Kingston upon Thames
Kaleidoscope Club
Here & Now

03/06/1978 Saturday
Romford : Albemarle Club
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace

04/06/1978 Sunday
Canterbury University
Here & Now
Alternative TV

05/06/1978 Monday
Brighton University
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace
Anal Surgeons

06/06/1978 Tuesday
Southend : Zero Six
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Anal Surgeons

07/06/1978 Wednesday
Southampton University
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace

08/06/1978 Thursday
Bradford-upon-Avon
Jones Hill Community Fayre
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace

09/06/1978 Friday
Bristol : Nethan Playing Fields
Here & Now

10/06/1978 Saturday
Exeter : Rougement Gardens
Here & Now, Tribe

11/06/1978 Sunday
Stroud : Marshall Rooms
Here & Now

12/06/1978 Monday
Coventry : Warwick University
Here & Now

13/06/1978 Tuesday
Leeds Fforde Greene Hotel
Here & Now
Wiggling Wombats

14/06/1978 Wednesday
Austin College, Manchester
Here & Now

15/06/1978 Thursday
Leicester University
Here & Now
daevid allen

16/06/1978 Friday
London : Queen Elizabeth College
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace

17/06/1978 Saturday
London
Woodbridge Adventure Playground
Here & Now
Alternative TV
Blankspace
Anal Surgeons

18/06/1978 Sunday
London : Roundhouse
Nik Turner's Bohemian Love-In

25/06/1978 Sunday
Stonehenge Free Festival
Here & Now

25/1978 Sunday
Reading Festival
Sham 69 + Steve Hillage
(2 songs)

15/07/1978 Saturday
Bournemouth Music Circus
(cancelled?)
Bournemouth Football Stadium
Steve Hillage
Motors
Darts
Young Ones

22/07/1978 Saturday
Finland
Steve Hillage

22/07/1978 Saturday
Deeply Vale Free Festival
UK Rock Festivals
Nik Turner's Sphynx [photos]
(with Steve Hillage)
Here & Now [photos]

25/07/1978 Tuesday
Deeply Vale Free Festival
Steve Hillage

05/08/1978 Saturday
Rock Against Racism Festival
Harwich
Steve Hillage

06/08/1978 Sunday
Ashton Court Festival
Bristol
Steve Hillage

07/08/1978 Monday
London : Marquee
Steve Hillage

08/08/1978 Tuesday
London : Marquee
Steve Hillage

12/08/1978 Saturday
Rock Against Racism Carnival
Southampton : Hogland
Here & Now
Chelsea
Merger

22/08/1978 Tuesday
Liverpool : Mr Pickwick's
The Fall
Here & Now

26/08/1978 Saturday
Reading Festival
Steve Hillage
Jimmy Pursey

02/09/1978 Saturday
Catalunya
Pla d'en Sala
daevid allen
la web sense nom

08/10/1978 Sunday
New York City : Entermedia
189 2nd Avenue 10003
Manifestival (12 hours)
Zu Band
New York Gong
+ diverse acts
(daevid allen, Chris Cutler, 
Gilli Smyth, Yochko Seffer,
Bill Laswell, Fred Maher, 
George Bishop, Cliff Cultreri, 
+ many many more)

17/11/1978 Friday
Central London Polytechnic
Here & Now

18/11/1978 Saturday
Canterbury : Kent University
Here & Now

19/11/1978 Sunday
Chelmsford : City Tavern
Here & Now

20/11/1978 Monday
Barnet
Here & Now

21/11/1978 Tuesday
Brighton : Sussex University
Here & Now

22/11/1978 Wednesday
Southampton University
Here & Now

24/11/1978 Friday
High Wycombe : Nag's Head
Here & Now

Saturday 25/11/1978
Salisbury Tech
Here & Now

26/11/1978 Sunday
Exeter University
Here & Now

27/11/1978 Monday
Bristol University
Here & Now

28/11/1978 Tuesday
Newport : Stowaway
Here & Now

29/11/1978 Wednesday
Swansea
Here & Now

30/11/1978 Thursday
Borth Public Hall
Here & Now

01/12/1978 Friday
Bangor University
Here & Now

02/12/1978 Saturday
Manchester Polytechnic
Here & Now

03/12/1978 Sunday
Liverpool : Pickwick Club
Here & Now

06/12/1978 Wednesday
Middlesbrough : Rock Garden
Here & Now

07/12/1978 Thursday
Glasgow : Strathclyde University
Here & Now

08/12/1978 Friday
Dundee University
Here & Now

09/12/1978 Saturday
Stirling University
Here & Now

10/12/1978 Sunday
Newcastle University
Here & Now

12/12/1978 Tuesday
Hull University
Here & Now

13/12/1978 Wednesday
York University
Here & Now

14/12/1978 Thursday
Leeds : Fforde Grene Hotel
Here & Now

15/12/1978 Friday
Huddersfield Polytechnic
Here & Now

16/12/1978 Saturday
Nuneaton : Griff & Coton Sports Club
Here & Now

17/12/1978 Sunday
Coventry : Warwich University
Here & Now

17/12/1978 Sunday
Brighton
Mother Gong
(Gilli Smyth, Harry Williamson,
Pip Pyle, Hugh Hopper)

18/12/1978 Sunday
Norwich University : The Barn
Here & Now

19/12/1978 Tuesday
Birmingham : Bournebrook Hotel
Here & Now

19/12/1978 Tuesday
London : Electric Ballroom
Maclen's archive
SPHYNX
Nik Turner, Karina Peggoty, Harry Wiliamson, 
Mo Vicarage, Trevor Darks, Ermanno Ghisio-Erba
OFF BEATS: Hamish McDonald, Tasmin Smyth, others
GONG
daevid allen, Gilli Smyth, Harry Williamson,
Laurie Allan, Hugh Hopper, George Bishop

20/12/1978 Wednesday
Colchester : Essex University
Here & Now

21/12/1978 Thursday
London : to be announced
Here & Now