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Old 19-05-2018, 19:41   #1281
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Off to the Stones on Tue and Fri this week. Some good support acts (Liam on Tie and Florence on Fri).


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Old 19-05-2018, 20:29   #1282
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As the Stones don't seem to be selling out they are doing "lucky dip" tickets from £30 - so for Coventry it's worth that to see the Specials as support

http://www.rollingstones.com/tickets/
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Old 19-05-2018, 20:32   #1283
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Paid full price for Tue, and then went for Lucky dip tickets for Friday. £35 a ticket is an absolute bargain, would be rude not to go.

I like the fact the supports are different each night.


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Old 20-05-2018, 21:42   #1284
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Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets on Thursday, or, Spandau Barrett as they’ve been dubbed

Roger Waters in July

Also saw Rich Parfitt from 60ft Dolls do a short set for charity in Newport last night

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Old 21-05-2018, 10:17   #1285
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Got tickets for Slayer's farewell tour in Glasgow. I'm no metal head but I like some metal bands and Lamb of God are supporting so I'm looking forward to seeing them. I don't really like Anthrax and don't know much about Obituary but will watch them. Gonna be a culture shock for the wife
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Old 21-05-2018, 12:27   #1286
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Well Jell. Hopefully he'll do some more shows around the country
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Old 24-05-2018, 19:39   #1287
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Beck in Bournemouth on Monday with Support from Sparks
The Cure in Hyde Park next Month with a very good support line up
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Well Jell. Hopefully he'll do some more shows around the country
It was far, far better than anyone could reasonably have expected. Just fantastic and amazing to see him in a pub with just 200 people
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Old 25-05-2018, 07:53   #1289
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Beck in Bournemouth on Monday with Support from Sparks
The Cure in Hyde Park next Month with a very good support line up
I'm going to see Beck also, was very excited to see Sparks are support....I'll be the bald middle aged bloke going mad down the front.....
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It was far, far better than anyone could reasonably have expected. Just fantastic and amazing to see him in a pub with just 200 people
That must have been amazing. He has just announced a bigger tour. I've nabbed front row circle at Manchester Apollo.

I've also booked tickets for Mercury Rev doing an acoustic tour for the 20th anniversary of Deserters Songs.

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Plan B on Friday, at Market Rasen Racecourse.
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Paid full price for Tue, and then went for Lucky dip tickets for Friday. £35 a ticket is an absolute bargain, would be rude not to go.

I like the fact the supports are different each night.


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We’re the lucky dip tickets worth it ?

Been following another forum and it seems to be general admission as a minimum, with good chance of golden cirlcle/pit or Vip seats

A week to wait - and might be setting my expectations to high
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I saw the Stones on Tuesday, General Admission (£100) and it was fantastic, so took a punt on Lucky dip at £35 and went last night as well - and only went and got Gold Circle tickets! It was truly brilliant. So so lucky. I don’t know what the odds were, and literally at the box office I was given a choice of envelopes to choose from. Great night.


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