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Heroes of World Roca prepared for Peter's "heavy artillery"

February 13 2007
18:57

For the past four years, the Festival of World Heroes Roca consistently collects under the roof of the Ice Palace in St. Petersburg fans of rock music. To witness such legendary teams as Smokie, Animals, Uriah Heep, Kingdom Come, Supermax, Slade, Sweet and others, music fans come from all over Russia and former Soviet republics, not to mention the inhabitants of the Northern Capital, feeding an extraordinary love for heavy music. Feb. 24 St. Petersburg again takes distinguished guests and all fans of classic rock, under the banner of Heroes World Roca V.

At this time everyone, leaving the business and home care, decides to devote a Saturday night of true musical extravaganza, will be able to enjoy the world famous works in the performance of Europe, Slade, Royal Hunt, Alphaville, and a mysterious project Wetton / Downes. Of course, indispensable tools in the speeches, as before, will be the great sound, first-class light and indescribable atmosphere of unity with the masterpieces of world rock scene.

There is no doubt that for most visitors the main highlight of the evening will be the entrance to the stage inimitable Swedes Europe, the authors of one of the most famous in the world of song, immortal "The Final Countdown". Formed in 1980, and for just a few years achieved unprecedented success. Japan, Europe, USA and even the Soviet Union applauded Europe. But in the future career of musicians are not going well, and in the early 90's action team ended almost ten years. Such a long break from work went to Europe just for the benefit of what and be able to convince all those who dare to stand under an avalanche hit the Swedes on February 24.

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In addition, a very bright event promises to be a statement by the founders of the glam rock'a, legendary Slade, already playing on the banks of the Neva River in the legends of Rock and deservedly got the respect of the audience.

"Heavy artillery" of this festival can rightly be considered Royal Hunt. More than a million albums sold and an amazing professional musicians. With an incredible way combines rock with the classics, resulting in a dizzying fusion of power, melody and grace.

Finally, embellish the picture night "forever young» Alphaville (the fact that the original band was called Forever Young) and a relatively new project of famous musicians John Wetton (King Crimson, Asia) and Geoffrey Downes (Yes, Asia) - Wetton / Downes.

None of Heroes World Rock Festival is not without surprises, no exception and this. Opening the veil of secrecy, said that the concert will be a special guest Ken Hensley (Uriah Heep). It was he, along with one of the DJ known St. Petersburg Radio Radio Rocks will lead this evening. But that's not all. Hensley also performed major hits of Uriah Heep. What other surprises will present Heroes of World Roca V, will show the concert.

Heroes of the World Festival of Roca V will be held Feb. 24 at the Ice Palace (St. Petersburg). Concert starts at 19:00.

Васильева Камилла

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