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    Bologna Sonic Park 2020

    Date: 4 July 2020 - 20 July 2020

    The rock festival Bologna Sonic Park 2020 will take place between 4 and 20 of July, in the Parco Nord area, in Bologna.   THE FESTIVAL Bologna Sonic Park is a rock music festival which took place for the first time in 2019. The lineup for the first edition of the festival included names like Slipknot, Amon Amarth, Testament, Skunk Anansie, Weezer, Greta Van Fleet and Bring Me the Horizon.   THE LINEUP So far, the artists announced for the 2020 edition of the Bologna Sonic Park are: July 4: My Chemical Romance July 6: Deep Purple July 4: The Chemical Brothers July 20: Iron Maiden   THE VENUE Arena Parco Nord is a natural amphitheater located in Bologna, used primarily for open-air concerts. The amphitheater served as the venue for the Independent Days Festival since 1999, a music festival which today is held in Milan under the name of I-Days Festival. The closest bus station is Parco Nord, located about 80 meters away, on the bus Lines 25, 410 and 925.

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    Deep Purple – The Long Goodbye Tour 2020

    Date: 6 July 2020

    Time: 8:00 pm to 12:00 am

    The English rock band Deep Purple will perform on Monday, July 6, 2020, at the Palanord, in Bologna, as part of the Bologna Sonic Park 2020.   THE BAND Deep Purple, formed in Hertford in 1968, is considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock. Originally formed as a psychedelic rock and progressive rock band, the band shifted to a heavier sound in the 1970s. To date, Deep Purple sold over 100 million copies of their albums worldwide. The band received the Legend Award at the 2008 World Music Awards and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016.   THE FESTIVAL Bologna Sonic Park is a rock music festival which took place for the first time in 2019. The lineup for the first edition of the festival included names like Slipknot, Amon Amarth, Testament, Skunk Anansie, Weezer, Greta Van Fleet and Bring Me the Horizon.   THE VENUE Palanord is an event space and concert hall in Bologna, located in the Parco Nord area. The hall is close to the natural amphitheater Arena Parco Nord, another venue of the Bologna Sonic Park 2020. The closest bus station is Parco Nord, Read more [...]

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    Iron Maiden – Legacy of the Beast Tour 2020

    Date: 20 July 2020

    Time: 6:45 pm to 12:00 am

    The English band Iron Maiden will perform on Monday, July 20, 2020, at the Palanord, in Bologna, as part of the Bologna Sonic Park 2020.   THE BAND Iron Maiden was formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975, by bassist and songwriter Steve Harris. The band achieved initial success during the early 1980s. After several line-up changes, the band went on to release a series of UK and US platinum and gold albums. Since the return of lead vocalist Bruce Dickinson and guitarist Adrian Smith in 1999, the band became popular again. As of today, the band’s discography includes 39 albums – 16 studio albums, 12 live albums, four EPs and seven compilations. Over time, Iron Maiden sold over 100 million copies of their albums worldwide.   THE FESTIVAL Bologna Sonic Park is a rock music festival which took place for the first time in 2019. The lineup for the first edition of the festival included names like Slipknot, Amon Amarth, Testament, Skunk Anansie, Weezer, Greta Van Fleet and Bring Me the Horizon.   THE VENUE Palanord is an event space and concert hall in Bologna, located in the Parco Nord area. The hall is close to the natural amphitheater Read more [...]