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newportdadde Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-08-06 09:08 AM
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16. I wonder how other concerts at similar prices are doing in those markets.
This could be an issue of people just not having the spare cash to afford very expensive concert tickets.
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  -Dixie Chicks tour struggling in several markets a kennedy  Jun-08-06 08:21 AM   #0 
  - Bummer. My daughter has two tickets to the OKC  OKNancy   Jun-08-06 08:24 AM   #1 
  - Rolling Stone: Country Rockers the Dixie Chicks Stay on Top #1  LaPera   Jun-08-06 04:25 PM   #43 
  - they need to tour in the blue states  mainer   Jun-08-06 08:25 AM   #2 
  - At the rates Clear Channel's charging, I doubt ANY tour is doing well...  ClassWarrior   Jun-08-06 08:28 AM   #3 
  - exactly class warrior I only paid $5 to see Jimi Hendrix for Christ's sake  Jeffersons Ghost   Jun-08-06 08:44 AM   #9 
     - You saw Hendrix!!? I'm not worthyyy...  ClassWarrior   Jun-08-06 08:46 AM   #10 
     - I saw him too  tibbiit   Jun-08-06 09:20 AM   #22 
     - I'm not sure what I paid for Hendrix....  Bridget Burke   Jun-08-06 09:54 AM   #26 
        - I paid $3.50 to see him at Woolsey Hall - New Haven, CT  DancingBear   Jun-08-06 04:04 PM   #41 
  - The Chicks need to stick to blue cities !  4morewars   Jun-08-06 08:28 AM   #4 
  - I think sales are doing well in the blue states...  marmar   Jun-08-06 08:38 AM   #6 
  - Indianapolis:  Jokerman   Jun-08-06 08:41 AM   #8 
     - I wish it were so . . .  Ex Lion Tamer   Jun-08-06 08:58 AM   #14 
        - Hi Ex Lion Tamer!  Jokerman   Jun-08-06 10:37 AM   #27 
           - I hope they're big sticks . . .  Ex Lion Tamer   Jun-08-06 02:49 PM   #29 
  - That sucks, I was going to go to the one in Memphis  MemphisTiger   Jun-08-06 08:32 AM   #5 
  - Well, the original Billboard article is at  Warpy   Jun-08-06 08:40 AM   #7 
  - They are high profile  NCevilDUer   Jun-08-06 08:49 AM   #11 
  - I Wonder If This Is Legit....I Couldn't Buy Tickets For KC Concert...  GR   Jun-08-06 08:52 AM   #12 
  - I think low ticket sales,  RufusEarl   Jun-08-06 08:55 AM   #13 
  - Well, the album sold almost 50% less this week than last  Mike Daniels   Jun-08-06 09:13 AM   #18 
     - Well principal is important,  RufusEarl   Jun-08-06 12:30 PM   #28 
     - It's not unusual for sales to drop significantly from week 1 to week 2  fishwax   Jun-09-06 09:40 AM   #54 
  - What would Billboard know about it. Sounds like a plant.  deaniac21   Jun-08-06 09:05 AM   #15 
  - Billboard's one of the major music related industry rags  Mike Daniels   Jun-08-06 02:54 PM   #30 
  - And they have zero axe to grind, you can trust them.  patcox2   Jun-08-06 02:57 PM   #31 
  - Good Lord!  theboss   Jun-08-06 03:51 PM   #34 
     - The tip off is the name "deaniac."  patcox2   Jun-08-06 03:54 PM   #35 
  - I wonder how other concerts at similar prices are doing in those markets.  newportdadde   Jun-08-06 09:08 AM   #16 
  - Here are prices for the Houston shows--now apparently cancelled....  Bridget Burke   Jun-08-06 09:13 AM   #17 
  - Geez, who could afford that?  HeeBGBz   Jun-08-06 09:18 AM   #21 
  - It's not a big surprise. Concerts are expensive, and the  lectrobyte   Jun-08-06 09:15 AM   #19 
  - Well Dee Dee Dee Tennessee.  lonestarnot   Jun-08-06 09:15 AM   #20 
  - They haven't gone on sale..  bookman   Jun-08-06 09:28 AM   #23 
  - That gives me hope for Houston.....  Bridget Burke   Jun-08-06 09:53 AM   #25 
  - This is going to happen a lot to a lot of groups  warrens   Jun-08-06 09:32 AM   #24 
  - I'm a fan of theirs  leftofthedial   Jun-08-06 03:02 PM   #32 
  - I don't think this bodes well for them long term  theboss   Jun-08-06 03:49 PM   #33 
  - What a Bullshit title for the article  LynneSin   Jun-08-06 03:55 PM   #36 
  - They're way better looking than M-ann Coulter to boot.  Prag   Jun-08-06 03:57 PM   #37 
  - And in Greensboro, which isn't exactly in a blue state  LostinVA   Jun-08-06 03:58 PM   #38 
  - Concert sales are more important to artists than album sales  theboss   Jun-08-06 04:04 PM   #40 
  - But Jimmy Buffett doesn't limit himself to just florida  LynneSin   Jun-08-06 10:13 PM   #52 
  - I would have been shocked if they hadn't debuted at #1  Mike Daniels   Jun-08-06 04:09 PM   #42 
     - They still have viable careers  theboss   Jun-08-06 04:29 PM   #45 
  - Rock on, ladies!  documaker   Jun-08-06 04:02 PM   #39 
  - Rolling Stone Magazine: Country Rockers the Dixie Chicks Stay on Top #1  LaPera   Jun-08-06 04:29 PM   #44 
  - ALL summer tours are suffering....  zulchzulu   Jun-08-06 04:30 PM   #46 
  - That article is two years old  theboss   Jun-09-06 08:15 AM   #53 
  - how much are tix?  Adenoid_Hynkel   Jun-08-06 04:32 PM   #47 
  - They canceled their Fresno stop  Innocent Smith   Jun-08-06 08:22 PM   #48 
  - I wouldn't worry about it, though....  FredScuttle   Jun-08-06 09:09 PM   #49 
     - I think Fresno is a country music type of place  Innocent Smith   Jun-08-06 09:30 PM   #51 
  - Their new release is selling well  mmonk   Jun-08-06 09:24 PM   #50 
 

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