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Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Death Cab for Cutie: An Anecdotal Scalping Timeline

Posted by on Tue, May 10, 2011 at 10:54 AM

Megan wrote:

If you were listening to 107.7 the End at 7:50 am this morning, then you heard the news—Death Cab for Cutie are playing a surprise show tomorrow night at the Showbox Sodo and tickets go on sale at 8 am this morning.

Then from the comment thread:

Can't tell if it's sold out, most likely
Posted by AveryCS on May 10, 2011 at 9:43 AM

I couldn't get tickets but will pay prime if you or somebody you know has tickets...

Posted by six five on May 10, 2011 at 9:50 AM

There's a bunch on craigslist for $100 each. jerks.
Posted by Conrad McMasters on May 10, 2011 at 10:44 AM

Game got real.


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Keep trying pals, I got a single ticket from the site after a bunch of attempts.

Posted by six five on May 10, 2011 at 11:35 AM · Report this
Jenny from the Block 2
I got 2 single tickets after a bunch of attempts too. Me and my baybay boi are hitting the town!
Posted by Jenny from the Block on May 10, 2011 at 11:48 AM · Report this
Yeah! Let's all pay 3x the face value to see a "big" band at a "small" venue that neither feels small, sounds small, nor has particularly good sightlines or an intimately-scaled stage!

You know, so we can say we were there.

Totally worth it!
Posted by d.p. on May 10, 2011 at 12:15 PM · Report this
mr. herriman 4
that took longer than i would have guessed.
Posted by mr. herriman on May 10, 2011 at 2:13 PM · Report this
biffp 5
"If you were listening to 107.7 the End at 7:50 am this morning. . . ." By this morning, do you mean "in 1994"?
Posted by biffp on May 10, 2011 at 4:55 PM · Report this
chrisrnps 6
Kind of shitty to scalp tickets for a benefit concert for schoolchildren.
Posted by chrisrnps on May 10, 2011 at 4:56 PM · Report this

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