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Topic # 51232 27-Nov-2009 14:02
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Anyone else going?!  Going to be a Kick-ass show!

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  Reply # 276933 27-Nov-2009 14:35
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Yep I am, and Them Crooked Vultures on the Friday night.

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  Reply # 276973 27-Nov-2009 15:43
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Saw them in '96 in ChCh... front row for a cool $59.50... how times have changed!

Enjoy the show, they're absolutely epic live!




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  Reply # 276978 27-Nov-2009 15:46
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BurningBeard: Saw them in '96 in ChCh... front row for a cool $59.50... how times have changed!


Its like that whenever old bands that with bands from the 70's. Their demograph from those times have grown up now and have a lot of coin!

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  Reply # 276981 27-Nov-2009 15:55
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I guess that's part of it, also the cost of all the stage gear and the associated costs of moving/setting it up must be huuuuuuuuuuuuge too... like, the only way a band like Iron Maiden could bring their stage show to NZ is to have their own plane - the associated costs of getting all that stuff set up here would probably mean running at a loss.




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  Reply # 276986 27-Nov-2009 16:16
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Heh, I saw them at Athletic Park back in the day. Wonder if they still have the giant inflatable Rosie.




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  Reply # 276995 27-Nov-2009 16:36
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Wonder if they still have the giant inflatable Rosie.


Yip, have seen 2009 footage and Rosie's still up there.




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  Reply # 277006 27-Nov-2009 16:52
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Yup got my tickets and got the night off work so sweet as.




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  Reply # 277063 27-Nov-2009 20:24
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I'll be there on Thursday night in a small group. Looking forward to it very much.

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  Reply # 277234 28-Nov-2009 15:20
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Them Crooked Vultures... album is wicked!




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  Reply # 277242 28-Nov-2009 15:56
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BurningBeard: Them Crooked Vultures... album is wicked!


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  Reply # 277670 30-Nov-2009 08:07
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BurningBeard:
Wonder if they still have the giant inflatable Rosie.


Yip, have seen 2009 footage and Rosie's still up there.


Isn't she a whole lotta woman?

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  Reply # 277881 30-Nov-2009 15:08
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kiwitrc: Yep I am, and Them Crooked Vultures on the Friday night.





Same here :) + BDO with Muse two weeks before, plus Wellington anniversary weekend to recover in between, gonna be one hell of a Jan




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  Reply # 277919 30-Nov-2009 16:02
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Auckland for me, can't wait tho!

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  Reply # 278040 30-Nov-2009 20:17
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Asmodeus: Auckland for me, can't wait tho!





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  Reply # 278079 30-Nov-2009 22:07
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hell yeah, can't wait.

this summer is a good one for concerts

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