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Tuesday 21 January 2020

Video: American singer electrocuted on stage during concert

Brian O'Reilly

A CONCERT in Moscow by band Emmure had to be cut short after singer Frankie Palmeri was electrocuted on stage.

Video shot by a member of the audience shows the singer suddenly fall backwards onto the stage after the shock.

When another member of the band attempted to check on him he also recieves shock from the charge

While Palmeri was knocked unconscious by the shock, he recovered several minutes later.

Emmure's guitarist Mike Mulholland apologised on Twitter after the gig was cancelled.

“I’m so sorry to all of our Moscow fans who came to see us tonight, the stage was unsafe and electrocuted @FrankiePalmeri. We will make it up."

"He will be ok but the stage wasn’t wired safely & shocked the ---- out of him. A sad day for us but we’ll make it up.”

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