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Behind The Music
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EJ Concert Statistics

Thursday 4
January 2007 @ 19:04
– GMT

Not long ago, this Web site published a look at what is expected to transpire prior to Elton’s June 3 Brunton Park gig.

Below are the staggering numbers involved in putting on the show, courtesy of the Cumberland News:

37 crew on the road

60 people to put up the stage

Two 35-ton cranes

Eight trucks for production equipment, i.e., sound and lighting . . .

Six trucks to carry the stage

120 tonnes of steel

44,000 watts of power

8,950 metres of cable

1,000 moving lights

52 speakers

37 microphones on stage

And two pianos.