Monday September 21, 2020

Top class tickets going for a song

“How many world-class concerts would you expect to get for a hundred quid?’’

13th December, 2015
French-Canadian roots group Le Vent du Nord, who will tour in Ireland next May

A friend asked me recently what I considered to be the best value in concerts. Needless to say I avoided the question – thinking immediately of all those good friends I was about to lose – so, ever sensible, I responded with a question of my own.

“How many world-class concerts would you expect to get for a hundred quid?’’

“Two, maybe three,” was her answer.

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