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1978, March 20
London Hammersmith Odeon

- Cyclone Tour -

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Date1978, March 20
VenueHammersmith Odeon
CityLondon
CountryUK
Line-upEdgar Froese, Chris Franke, Steve Jolliffe, Klaus Krüger


Records

Tangerine Dream: Fan Releases
2005Tangerine Leaves Volume 50: London 1978


Notes

Ticket from the London Concert

Thanks to Andy King for providing this ticket scan.

(Click on the image to see a larger version of the ticket in a new browser window)


 

 

In an interview with Wouter Bessels, Steve Jolliffe recalls this gig, when he had an argument with Edgar Froese on stage: "From my point of view, the interaction on stage worked pretty well, up to that gig at Hammersmith. Towards the end of the set, Edgar decided that I had played enough and tried to shout me down with some loud discordant chords on the Mellotron attempting to show his contempt. This of course just made me more determined to carry on and a battle of chords developed. The audience thought it was part of the show and loved it. When we came off stage Edgar was livid and grabbed me by the collar shouting 'you do that again and I'll kick you off stage'. That was the first sign that the end was near." A week later, on March 28th, the tour came to an end after an extra gig at the same venue in London, and Steve Jolliffe left the band.
 

 

 
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