Homeland's 2002 Ticket Sales a "Disappointment"
Author: Jonty Adderley
Saturday, August 3, 2002
The annual event faced problems after booking UK garage acts So Solid Crew and Oxide & Neutrino, whose reputation for attracting gun toting, violent fans prompted police to demand their removal from the bill. Instead, the event relied on their usual line-up of superstar DJs plus live sets from 80s electro pioneers Soft Cell, Royksopp and Basement Jaxx.
"We clearly have to have a musical policy rethink for next year's event," said Benn.