The Who in Cincy …

40 years ago ~ December 3, 1979 ~ before The Who concert at Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati, 11 people are trampled to death and dozens are injured in a rush to enter the arena. “Festival seating” is the way of the day at big concerts back then. That all ends with the resulting controversy (and lawsuits) as promoters rethink the practice.

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