Hottest festival in 33 years.
Each year, the audience speculate in weather statistics with the ever relevant question – will Roskilde be sunny or rainy? It is not say whether it is due to climate changes or other conditions, but weather conditions at Roskilde Festival tend to be quite extreme.
So when it gets hot, it gets very hot. The sun actually warmed up the place in such as degree that '09 turned out to be the hottest Roskilde in 33 years.
Audience came along… eventually
It was almost as if the audience kept an eye on the weather forecasts before making up their mind to go or not. In any case, the ticket sale stats showed themselves from a somewhat unpredictable side, and it was difficult to tell how large an audience to expect this year.
When the festival was about to begin, rumours said that about 60,000 of 75,000 tickets were sold. However, it turned out that many more people wanted to take part in the festival. …