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"Rolling Stones" recalled 60-e: the fans stormed the stadium, there are victims (photo)

February 26 2006

Argentine Concert The Rolling Stones, who gave the musicians in Buenos Aires on February 23, was almost canceled due to clashes heated fans and police. Guards were forced to use force to calm the raging fans group who tried to break into the stadium Monumental River Plate by any means. There were no casualties.

As we know, the excitement surrounding the arrival of the Rolling "in Argentina reached the grand scale: concert tickets were sold for a few hours after admission to the sale. Thousands of fans have lost their chance to go to a concert idols, and they have nothing else to do but to storm the stadium force. As written in argentiyskoy press, prison law used truncheons and sprayed the crowd with cold water: such hysteria on arrival The Rolling Stones did not expect even the musicians themselves.

"Amazingly, it seemed to me that we got back in the 60's. Then, like a clash of youth and the police were the norm, not a single global concert will not do without such incidents, "- says Mick Jagger.

"Sometimes young people just for fun or for the sake of protest staged such zavarushku. But here they fought to get through to us! I feel rejuvenated by at least 20 years, "- exclaims musician.

A crowd of fans fought back fiercely from the police: they were flying rocks, bottles, self-made explosives, firecrackers. In a clash with "battlefield" Thirty people were hospitalized with injuries of varying severity. The concert was the Rolling Stones in the balance of breakdown. The musicians came up with a half-hour delay and with increased twofold protection.

The Rolling Stones continue to travel about the world through the tour A Bigger Bang, it is already clear that A Bigger Bang set new records and enter the history of rock music. February 18 "Rolling Stones gave a concert in front of million viewers in Copacabana (Brazil): instead of the stadium served as the dance floor beach.

The plans also include music performance at the opening of the renovated Wembley Stadium in London, which is considered the largest sports and concert venues UK. For the summer 2006 at the Wembley concerts already announced Take That and Robbie Williams.

Wembley Stadium is considered the "home" of British football, and in 1985 for the first time has passed now legendary charity festival Live Aid. Rebuilt stadium will accommodate 90,000 spectators and will be the largest soccer arena in the world. In the restoration of the stadium have invested a record amount of 750 million pounds.

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