Posts tagged as rock

Weekend in Latvia: folk music, rock and disco

Friday, March 20, 2020

Italians and other Europeans have been making the most of being quarantined in the epicenter of the Covid-19 pandemic will the new trend of creating “ balcony music ”, which has included everything from opera to techno music. Here in the north we might be a bit too shy for that to catch on, but we’ve found some online options for you to stream in the comfort of your own…

2 climbers die in accident on Switzerland’s Matterhorn

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Swiss police say two climbers have died in an accident on the upper reaches of the famed Matterhorn mountain. Police in Valais canton (state) said Thursday that the two men, one of them a mountain guide, were hit by a falling rock and fell. The accident happened on Wednesday morning at around 4,250 meters (13,950 feet) above sea level and the bodies were recovered from a spot around 3,600 meters…