Why did the Radiohead stage collapse?

Why did the Radiohead stage collapse?

‘Admissions are 8 years too late,’ Radiohead says ahead of our scheduled show on 16th June 2012, killing Scott Johnson, our tour technician and friend. Mr Cugliari has acknowledged in this hearing, his catalogue of errors and the negligence on his part that led to the stage collapse and Scott’s death.

Who in Radiohead died?

technician Scott Johnson
The 2012 death of Radiohead drum technician Scott Johnson was due to “inadequate construction techniques”, a coroner in charge of the second inquest into his death has said. Johnson died in June 2012 at the age of 33 after a stage roof collapsed on him ahead of a Radiohead gig at Toronto’s Downsview Park.

What happened to the Radiohead?

Following the Hail to the Thief tour, Radiohead went on hiatus to spend time with their families and work on solo projects. Yorke and Jonny Greenwood contributed to the Band Aid 20 charity single “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”, produced by Godrich.

Is Radiohead dead?

Radiohead condemned the decision. In 2019, a Canadian inquest found that the roof had not been strong enough to support the stage equipment and returned a verdict of accidental death….Radiohead stage collapse.

Downsview Park
Date 16 June 2012
Deaths 1
Non-fatal injuries 3
Inquest Dirk Huyer (March 2019) Nicola Mundy (October 2019)

Who died from stage collapse?

On 16 June 2012, the stage collapsed during the setup for a concert by the English rock band Radiohead in Downsview Park in Toronto, Canada. Drum technician Scott Johnson was killed and three other members of Radiohead’s road crew were injured. Radiohead and other recording artists offered tributes and condolences.

What caused Sugarland stage collapse?

The Indiana State Fair stage collapse was an incident during an August 13, 2011, outdoor concert by Sugarland at the Indiana State Fair in which a wind gust from an approaching severe thunderstorm hit the stage’s temporary roof structure, causing it to collapse.

Who is the main songwriter of Radiohead?

Thomas Edward Yorke
Thomas Edward Yorke (born 7 October 1968) is an English musician and the main vocalist and songwriter of the rock band Radiohead….

Thom Yorke
Genres Alternative rock IDM electronic experimental rock
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter composer
Instruments Vocals guitar keyboards

What stage accident happened to Sugarland?

What happened to the Radiohead stage?

Radiohead stage collapse. On 16 June 2012, during the setup at Toronto’s Downsview Park for the final concert of Radiohead’s North American tour, the roof of the temporary stage collapsed, killing drum technician Scott Johnson and injuring three other members of Radiohead’s road crew.

What happened to Radiohead’s Scott Johnson?

A collapsed stage is shown at Downsview Park in Toronto on June 16, 2012. An inquest into a stage collapse that killed Radiohead drum technician Scott Johnson is underway.

Are Radiohead calling for public apologies over Toronto stage collapse?

“Radiohead calls for public apologies over Toronto stage collapse”. CBC News. Retrieved 5 November 2019. ^ a b Sam, Sodomsky (11 April 2019). “Radiohead share statement following stage collapse inquest”.

Who is the engineer involved in the Downsview Park stage collapse?

Domenic Cugliari, the engineer of record in the Downsview Park stage collapse, was a former associate of Snowden’s, and his role in the Ambassador Bridge scaffold collapse was also reviewed. Cugliari was cleared of any allegations of misconduct.