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Green Day under fire for Spanish concert after fatal accident

Green Day under fire for Spanish concert after fatal accident

Photo: NU.nl/Martijn Eerens

Green Day has quite a lot of criticism due to the fact that the band performing at a Spanish festival just let continue, despite a deadly accident just before their gig would start.

About 25 minutes before Green Day on the stage had collapsed a performer during a stunt from a great height to the ground. The man survived his fall.

The audience at the Mad Cool festival in Madrid was a witness of the fatal accident. Despite the fact that started Green Day with the occurrence. On social media, was that the band and the organization is not resented.

In a statement on their website Green Day Saturday to know that the band members knew nothing of the accident. Only when the stage arrived, they heard what had happened.

Biography

The Mad Cool festival in Madrid began on Thursday. Saturday is the festival ended with a performance of Kings of Leon.

In the past few days, there were performances by Wilco, Foo Fighters, Alt-J, George Ezra, The Lumineers, and The Citizens, a band from Madrid that according to their biography, but also actually in our capital city on the street has played.

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