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Simply Red live in Berlin 2022 – what fans need to know
Updated: 7/15/2021, 05:30
| Reading time: 4 minutes
Simply Red will play a concert in Berlin on November 24, 2022. All important questions and answers about the show.
Simply Red is coming to Berlin on November 24, 2022 as part of the current tour. The British have songs from their new album “Blue Eyed Soul” and of course a selection of their biggest hits such as “Stars”, “Holding Back The Years”, “Fairground” and “Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)”.
Mick Hucknall has been a backbone of Simply Red since its inception in 1985 as the lead singer, songwriter and bandleader, supported by longtime saxophonist Ian Kirkham. The recognized band has been playing in the current formation since 2003.
Corona: The original date had to be postponed
The concert in Berlin was actually planned for November 2, 2020 and has since been postponed to November 8, 2021. As this date could not take place, the new concert date is November 24, 2022.
The organizer addressed fans in 2021: “Simply Red have postponed their European tour by a year. The concerts in Germany and Zurich will now take place in November 2022 ”. Frontman Mick Hucknall also addressed his fans, “I’ve spent most of my life singing to my audience. It’s so strange that I can’t do it right now. I miss it so much, and it will be a wonderful inspiration as fans get to know their bands again.
Are the tickets still valid?
Of course yes. The organizer says: “Previously purchased admission tickets remain valid until the day of catching up.”
Are there any tickets for the concert yet?
Yes, tickets for the Simply Red concert in Berlin at the Mercedes-Benz Arena are still available. However, not in all categories. So fans should hurry up. Tickets can be purchased in advance on the organizer’s website (from 72.05 euro). Premium tickets are available from 149 euros.
When does it start?
Admission starts on Thursday (November 24, 2022) at 6:00 PM. The concert starts around 20:00.
What songs will Simply Red play in Berlin?
Of course, the set list of their concert at the Mercedes-Benz Arena may differ, but these are the songs that the band played during their performance on November 4, 2019 in Paris:
- Call me which ringtone
- Come to my aid
- It’s just love doing its job
- Your mirror
- The night nurse
- cute baby
- the stars
- Money is too tight (replace)
- fair ground
- Something made me start
- Isn’t that a lot of love?
- I think about you
- If you don’t know me now
How to get to the Mercedes-Benz Arena?
The Mercedes-Benz Arena is easily accessible by public transport. In addition to the S-Bahn lines S3, S5, S7, S75 and S9 and the U1 underground, buses 347 and N1 and the M10 and M13 trams also stop at Warschauer Straße station. The train station is directly connected to the Mercedes-Benz Arena via a footbridge. On the west side of the arena there is a multi-storey car park on Helen-Ernst-Strasse.
Is there a hygiene concept at the Mercedes-Benz Arena?
The Mercedes-Benz Arena has introduced a number of preventive measures during the Covid pandemic. Please check the current hygiene regulations well in advance of your visit.
Here you will find the latest information on the arena hygiene concept
Overall: If you feel sick or have symptoms suggestive of Covid-19, stay home!
What do I need to consider when entering?
The new bag regulations apply to events at the Mercedes-Benz Arena: The organizers say: “To increase safety, visitors are no longer allowed to bring any bags or backpacks into the Mercedes-Benz Arena with immediate effect.” The ban applies to bags and backpacks, but also to plastic bags and bags, the largest side of which is larger than the “DIN A4” format (21 x 29 cm).
Here you will find further information and tips on the entry regulations to the Mercedes-Benz Arena.
Simply Red live at the Mercedes-Benz Arena, Thursday, November 24, 2022, admission around 6pm, concert start around 8pm, Mercedes-Benz Arena, Mercedes-Platz 1, 10243 Berlin.