This is the Anniversary of the Who Concert Tragedy in Cincinnati

It was on this day in 1979 that 11 people were suffocated to death in a crowd crush before a Who show at Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati.

The sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati later tackled the disaster in one episode.

https://youtu.be/6qk3-BS7YW4

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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