When a band has been together for 32 years and gained a massive following, how big should an indoor venue be to stage their concert?
This appeared to be the dilemma LAMC Productions faced when they thought of flying in Metallica for a concert in Singapore.
None of the venues could accommodate the crush of fans expected to show up to a Metallica concert, scheduled on August 24th in Singapore.
If you build it…
So, said Ross Knudson, co-owner of LAMC Productions, “We had to make a new one.”
The band will christen the new 30,000 capacity Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore in what promoters are calling the concert of the year.
And for me, it may well be.
Epic show in Manila
When Metallica played Manila in April 1993, I was too young to go. But I remember how disappointed I was as my elder sister and her friends went to the show. IRead More »from New venue built for Metallica’s upcoming concert in Singapore