Judge rules: Roger Waters can still perform in Frankfurt
Roger Waters wins legal battle to gig in Frankfurt amid antisemitism row
Court rules in favour of former Pink Floyd frontman despite ‘tasteless’ use of Nazi-inspired symbolismRoger Waters, the former Pink Floyd frontman, has won his legal battle to perform a concert in Frankfurt after attempts to ban the event amid accusations of antisemitism.Magistrates acting on behalf of the German city had instructed the venue two months ago to cancel the concert on 28 May, accusing Waters of being “one of the most widely known a…
Frankfurt must allow Roger Waters performance, court says – DW – 04/24/2023
City and state had argued for the show to be cancelled, calling Waters "one of the world's most influential antisemites." The co-founder of the British rock band Pink Floyd said he's fighting for free speech.
Gericht: Roger Waters darf in Frankfurt auftreten
Auch, weil sich der Sänger an Symbolen der nationalsozialistischen Herrschaft bedient, sollte ein Auftritt in der Festhalle verhindert werden. Das Gericht erlaubt das Konzert aber. Wieso?
Allegations of anti-Semitism: Administrative Court allows Roger Waters' appearance in Frankfurt
Due to allegations of anti-Semitism, Frankfurt am Main wanted to cancel a Roger Waters concert. A court may see references to Nazi symbols, but allows the appearance.
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