On March, 4 2006 – for the first time the stage of Nokia Snowboard FIS World Cup was held in Saint Petersburg. More than 100 athletes from 17 countries took part in Big Air competitions. Especially for these competitions JSA Stage Company installed slide-ramp 30 meters high and 100 meters long on an open area near the Kirov Stadium. Such a structure was built for the first time in the city on the Neva. This was due to the good material base (Layher warehouse) of JSA and the experience gained at two previous events in 2002 and 2005 in Moscow. JSA was the only company at the time who could cope with such a task.
September 15, 2005 Joe Cocker was first time made his show on the Palace (Dvortsovaya) Square in Sankt-Petersburg / capacity of about 10,000 spectators. He performed songs from new album – “Heart & Soul”. Also he sang other popular hits from his collection. Including the famous – “You Can Leave Your Hat On” from movie “Nine and a Half Weeks”.
On June 28, 2005 at the Petrovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg an anniversary concert of the famous rock band DDT took place. Musicians and theirs fans celebrated 25 years since the founding of the popular band. The performance took place as part of the group’s next tour around the country in support of the new album. Yuri Shevchuk and his team performed the program “Missing Without a Trace” and, of course, delighted the fans with hits from the previous years of DDT.
On June 20, 2004 in St. Petersburg at Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Square), Sir Paul McCartney gave his second show in Russia. It was an incredible event for many music lovers of the famous Beatles. They have been waiting for this for a very long time. There were more than 50,000 viewers. The living legend from the “Liverpool Four” presented to the public a long program that included songs from the times of the Beatles, Wings and songs from solo projects.
On June 17, 2002, at the Petrovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg, Rammstein concert was held. The popular german band did his energy fire-music performance within the separate part of the European Festival Tour 2002 and as a continuation of last year’s tour in support of his successful Mutter album. JSA delivered from Moscow and installed the big stage for this show.