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Germany’s Love Parade Festival Tragedy Results in Criminal Charges

Almost four years ago, 21 people died and hundreds of other suffered injuries after a panic broke out among the hundreds of thousands of music…
Marc Hogan / February 12, 2014

Stone Roses Fan, Age 24, Dies After Collapsing During Show

A massive outdoor Stone Roses concert over the weekend was marred by tragedy. As the Scotsman reports, a 24-year-old woman has died after falling to the…
Marc Hogan / June 17, 2013

Brazil Nightclub Fire Tragedy Defendants Go Free on Bail, Angering Victims’ Families

Anger. Disappointment. Those were the emotions on display yesterday from friends and family members of the 242 people who died in a Brazilian nightclub fire…
Marc Hogan / May 30, 2013

Horror Show: A Close Look at the Decade’s Live-Music Tragedies

Just after 11 p.m. on February 20, 2003, the venerable hair-metal band Great White ripped into "Desert Moon," the opening song of a set that…
Jordan Sargent / February 20, 2013