Global Gathering 2003 - Get your tickets fast!
Wayne Hoyle - 22 July 2003
a more purist approach to its line up than Homeland's increasing eclecticism, ticket sales have undoubtedly been boosted by
the lack of Gatecrasher's summer knees-up and the promise of its heavily hyped performances arenas that will be fighting for
space with the usual DJ tents.
to the contrary, Jackass madman, Steve-O, will not be appearing as part of this extra-curricular activity but the Chinese
State Circus and hundreds of other performers (including 8 foot magicians and costumed dwarves?!) will be. We're also looking
forward to seeing how the promised Bora Bora Beach Party (created with 3,000 tons of white sand!) manages on a manky Midland's
With a 35-foot
dragon, 25-foot windmills, the largest festival funfair and an outdoor lazer canopy, Global Gathering looks set to be the
most spectacular and entertaining festival yet.
Our 'must-sees' for each arena are:
Sister Bliss - The Gallery
Futureshock - Bedrock
Lisa Lashes - Sundissential
Andy C - Helterskelter
Carl Cox - Global
Junior Jack - Babooshka
Tim Sheridan - Bora Bora
Louis Osborne - Strongbow Rooms