Roger Waters Us+Them a Lucca Summer festival
The day has finally come!
Indeed, the night of the great concert of the 2018 Summer Festival, this year entrusted to Roger Waters at the Bettersea Station in London. The stage of Piazza Napoleone is always the heart of the festival, but after the amazing success of the Rolling Stones concert, also for this edition at the Summer Festival will repeat the formula of a mega-event on the outside walls of the city walls, which will as a protagonist Roger Waters. The Pink Floyd drummer will make his appearance on the stage on Wednesday 11 in the evening, but in Lucca it is already in a great event.
Lucca Summer Festival is confirmed as one of the great events of the summer and confirm that the great music, of any kind it is, Luccc is always welcome. 14 concerts, internationally renowned artists, a passionate audience of all ages, are the ingredients of this moment of great music and entertainment for the summer evenings of Lucca.
On stage the outdoor version of Roger Waters' Us + Them tour with its impressive set design and extraordinary special effects.
The show will debut in Italy in the area adjacent to the Historical Walls, as has already happened for the extraordinary concert of the Rolling Stones.
That of Roger Waters is an impressive and spectacular production so far staged only in Mexico City and the Desert Trip Festival and that the creative genius of Pink Floyd has decided after a long wait to bring in Europe.
For the special effects that see, among other things, the stage that evokes the cover of Animals, the legendary pig that flies over the whole audience and a war plane crashing against the stage, is added a system of avant-garde amplification that will give to the public a new listening experience.
The tour title is based on the song "Us and Them" which was part of Pink Floyd's record-breaking sales album "Dark Side of The Moon".
All information on security, parking, accessibility are available on the website of the City of Lucca www.comune.lucca.it
The Summer festival continues with the following dates
Thursday 12 July - Gorillaz
Saturday, July 14th - Max Pezzali, Nek and Francesco Renga
Tuesday 17 July - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Wednesday 18 July - Lenny Kravitz with Gary Clark Jr
Friday, July 20 - James Taylor special guest Bonnie Raitt
Sunday, July 22 - Gianni Morandi
Wednesday, July 25 - King Crimson
Thursday, July 26 - Marcus Miller and Norah Jones