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2019.06.21-23 Scheesel (Germany) 'Hurricane Festival'
« on: October 13, 2018, 10:22:33 »
Found this and I also read in today's newspaper that they will be at the "sister festival" Southside (near Tuttlingen). Not sure yet which day will be which one.

https://www.hurricane.de/


News article:
https://www.musikexpress.de/gleich-4-headliner-hurricane-festival-bestaetigt-erste-bands-fuer-2019-1138399/
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Das Hurricane Festival 2019 findet vom 21. bis 23. Juni auf dem Schee├čeler Eichenring statt, das Southside zur gleichen Zeit in Neuhausen ob Eck. Mit vier Headlinern und u.a. den folgenden weiteren Bands.

Foo Fighters, Mumford & Sons, Die Toten Hosen und The Cure.
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Re: 2019.06.21-23 Scheesel (Germany) - 'Hurricane Festival'
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2018, 13:16:41 »
Any idea how big these festivals are? 20K, 50K people, or more?
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Re: 2019.06.21-23 Scheesel (Germany) - 'Hurricane Festival'
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2018, 13:40:41 »
In a news article they talk about a number of 60k at the last one they did. (Apparently in 2017 it was even more people!)
https://www.ndr.de/kultur/musik/Weniger-Besucher-bei-grossen-Musikfestivals,musikfestivals106.html

The sister festivals together might add up to about 140k, it is said in various internet sources.
https://rp-online.de/kultur/musik/hurricane-und-southside-2017-rund-140000-menschen-feiern-auf-musikfestivals_aid-21099319
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