The band is one of a few performers scheduled to appear at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip campsite, about three miles outside of the city of Sturgis.
In the video recorded by CNN affiliate KOTA-TV, a large crowd can be seen cheering throughout the performance, with a few masks in view and no detachment from society.
At one point during the concert, a band member could be heard speaking in front of a crowd that “F *** that Covid s ***.”; It’s unclear what he said before or after that comment.
Owner Rod Woodruff previously told CNN that the campsite, which often plays a central role in 10-day festival activities, has added its own safety precautions this year. These include signs that remind guests to stay out of society and keep hands clean.
“It’s important for everyone to understand that in a very small and rural community in the west of South Dakota you cannot have tens of thousands or hundreds of thousands coming unprepared, including waste and protection. additional emergency medical and law enforcement officers, “Daniel Ainslie, city manager, told CNN earlier this week.