August 17, 1997 in Nation/World

All The Rave


With colorful hairdos and wild costumes, techno fans by the hundreds of thousands replaced sober-suited bankers Saturday as Switzerland’s financial capital turned into a huge rave party for the Zurich Street Parade. Aptly named lovemobiles - huge trucks crammed full of ravers - wound their way through city streets vibrating with the latest rave dance music, pushing aside Zurich’s staid collection of Mercedes and BMWs. Costumes for both men and women left little to the imagination, with pointy metallic bras, neon-colored fabrics and lots of leather and spikes.

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