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Mumford and Sons Boycott Music Festival After Sexual Assault Reports Surface

According to the BBC, five incidents of rape and 12 of sexual assault were made at the Bravalla Festival in Norrkoping, Sweden over the weekend.

Mumford and Sons was a headlining act at Bravalla and released a statement on their Facebook page today announcing they are boycotting the festival in the future until they receive reassurance from the police and organizers that they are doing something to combat sexual violence.

Additionally, 35 sexual assaults were reported at another Swedish festival Putte I Parken.


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