Vocalist René Karst infected with coronavirus

René Karst, known for the festival hits Rather Too Thick In The Box and Atje For The Atmosphere is hospitalized after being infected with the coronavirus.

René Karst, known for the festival hits Rather Too Thick In The Box and Atje For The Atmosphere is hospitalized after being infected with the coronavirus.

The 53-year-old Karst shares Tuesday on Facebook that he was ten days in isolation at home has been and is now in the hospital.

He says he is “confused” about how some people deal with rules. “I would ask you to really take everything into consideration, because this gun you nobody. I’m fighting and I hope I get it.”

Besides Karst are others fashion designer Josh Velthuizen and Youp van ‘t Hek infected with COVID-19 virus.

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