GOMEL, 26 August (BelTA) – An international rock concert Metal Crowd Fest 2013 took place in Rechitsa on 24-25 August, BelTA learnt from the department for ideology, culture and youth affairs of the Rechitsa District Executive Committee.
Partaking in the forum were music bands from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Latvia, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Brazil, Romania, Switzerland, Germany, and Turkey. Venezuela took part in the festival for the first time.
The program of the forum included various themed contests, exhibition performances, expos and master classes of the creative youth (make-up, body art, etc.).
The ninth annual rock concert was organized by the department for ideology, culture and youth affairs of the Rechitsa District Executive Committee. The forum is held to promote the development of alternative music, support socially important initiatives of the youth, expand international cultural relations.