This Might Have Been the Largest Silent Music Event in History

There was an interesting music event on June 27 in Tel Aviv. Some 30,000 people turned up for the White Night Festival wearing headphones. They all streamed music directly into their heads through a custom mobile app and danced in apparent silence for two hours. Eerie, innit? Watch. (Via RAIN)

 

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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