The Love Parade: One World Lost

The madness of crowds, herd behavior, and a gone generation

Berlin, July 2000

Imagine half a million whistles blowing in brain-piercing, haphazard rhythm to the defibrillating beat of hardcore techno music. The whistles, the thumps, the beats, the scratches, the pops, the static and samples add up to an assault on the ears like a wailing banshee no doubt makes while warning of hell…