About 2,500 fans went to the at the open air scene at Tuesday 11th of August 2020. The organizers said that it was the UK's first Distanced Music Concert show. Event took place at Virgin Money Unity Arena in Newcastle. You can watch footage, videos and photos from the event below.
A scene like the Unity Arena's size might hold 20,000 individuals, however at this kind of shows will be topped at 2,500 people.
Sam Fender ans English act performed for a 2,500 fans having their own their own socially distanced pods. People had their own review stages every one of the two meters separated with seats, a table, drinks and food.
Vehicles are left two meters separated before supporters are guided to their own platformed private survey zones, while in order to avoid lines, people ordered drinks an food before going via an app. Party was organized by SSD Concerts who had started making arrangements for these kind of shows in April.
The UK’s first socially distanced gig is happening now in Newcastle with @samfendermusic headlining, and where attendees have their own private viewing area with 2m of space between them. Here’s what it looks like #samfender #unityarena pic.twitter.com/YBdxpAjYyi— Kieron Donoghue (@kierondonoghue) August 11, 2020