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The Burning Hell attempts world record for Most Shows in Most Countries in 24 Hours

on June 07, 2012, 10:18am

the burning hell e1339078644505 The Burning Hell attempts world record for Most Shows in Most Countries in 24 Hours

So The Flaming Lips want the Guinness Record for most shows in one day. And The Melvins are attempting to become the first band to tour the full United States in 51 days. Now, Canadian folk band The Burning Hell have announced their intentions to set the world record for the most shows in the most countries in 24 hours.

According to a press release (via Exclaim), the band will play 10 shows in 10 different countries. The trek begins in Aachen, Germany on July 6th at 7:00pm local time and ends in Šmartno, Slovenia 24 hours later. In between, they’ll make stops in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, and Italy. Check out the docket below.

However, as Jack White can attest, Guinness has rather specific stipulations for record attempts. In this particular feat, the organization requires the use of commercial flights and venues that fit at least 300 people. Consequently, The Burning Hell’s endeavor will not be under consideration for Guinness, though the band does plan to capture the experience for a DVD.

If you’re wondering, German musician Vincente Patiz currently holds the Guinness record for eight performances in as many countries.

July 6th at 7:00 pm
Aachen, Germany
Hotel Europa

July 6th at 8:15 pm
Maastricht, Netherland
JVE

July 6th at 9:15 pm
Liège, Belgium
L’An Vert

July 6th at 11:45 pm
Luxembourg
Le Rocas

July 7th at 1:15 am
Metz, France
l’Astrophone

July 7th at 7:00 am
Trogen, Switzerland
Viertel

July 7th at 8:30 am
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Trou Noir

July 7th at 11:00 am
Innsbruck, Austria
Down Town Sound

July 7th at 3:00 pm
Verona, Italy
Casetta Lou Fai

July 7th at 6:30 pm
Šmartno, Slovenia
Goriška Brda

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