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24 Hours: Overheard at Oppikoppi

2007-08-13 17:19

First 24 Hrs: Watch the video
The first 24 hours of oppikoppi saw thousands of punters get drunk, sweaty, and covered in fine red dust. It's the way of the dusty. See the Ampli5 bands and the party in our hightlights video.


- 48 Hours
- 72 Hours, and some jokes

Thursday AM at Al's Swarmas

Red-eye guy to Long-haired dude: Do they sell cigarettes anywhere here?
Long-haired dude to him: No, but you can have one now. (Guy takes, thanks, and walks)
Burly Bunnyman to Long-hair Dude: Wow. He's like one of those paintings. No matter where you stand, the eyes don't follow you.

Thursday AM in the bathrooms

Manual Meisie to Electric Toothbrush Women: Nou's jy fancy
Fancy Meisie: Dis my toothbrush!
Manual Meisie to ETW: Ja, en nou's jy darrem FANCY.

At mirrorless basin in bathrooms

Sonbril Chick to Manual Meisie: How do the band chicks do their make-up?
Manual Meisie: Do Inge-hulle not have a rondavel this year?
Sonbril Chick: Ek glo so, ja. Bar near main stage

Babe 1: The men here
Four young babes simulataneously: It's quality over quantity
Boep boer to hooded meisies: My kleinsussie is sif

Fireside chatter

Fireside whiskey drinker to busy dude: Got any zol?
Busy dude: No, the Violent Femmes have smoked it all.

- Team
Forget the X-files. Stranger things were seen and heard at Oppikoppi Festival in 2007 thanks to the combined powers of strong alcohol, exhaustion, great music and soap-deprivation.
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