14 Huge Artists’ Ridiculous And Overblown Tour Gimmicks

UFOs, gigantic light bulbs, monster toy robots, cash-flinging bankers and acrobats suspended from floating moons – yes, Muse have become the new kings of the stage gimmick. They’re planning to up the stakes again on their forthcoming tour by flying drones over the crowd in a move set to cause aneurysms across the Health and Safety industry, but how far can they take their wild-ass stage tomfoolery? Here’s some other artists who’ve pulled out all the stops for their live show with absurdly over the top gimmicks…