Wednesday, May 10, 2006
one night in toronto vancouver, with its checkerboard floors

This was very subtley alluded to earlier, but now it's official!

From thehip.com:
On Friday May 26th, The Tragically Hip will be performing for one night only in Vancouver, BC. The details are...

Vancouver, BC
The Tragically Hip
With Special Guests

Friday May 26th
The Commodore Ballroom
Doors: 8:00pm
Tickets: $59.50 plus service charges
19 show

Tickets on sale Friday May 12th at 10:00am (Pacific)

Only Registered Users of thehip.com are able to purchase tickets to this show. If you choose to tell friends of yours, who are not yet Registered Users, have them visit thehip.com and become a Registered User today to avoid any disappointment in the processing time to be officially registered

How it works is, on Friday May 12th, at 10:00am (Pacific)/1:00pm (Eastern), there will be a posting on thehip.com homepage that only registered users can see that will contain the link and password to purchase tickets.


Sixty bucks is a little hefty, and I'll be up extremely early for Sasquatch the next day... but I'm tempted to at least try for tickets.

now playing: Bob Wiseman - Hold Me Blues

4 Comments:

i am not even a hip fan and its tempting:O

By Anonymous Jason, at 3:05 p.m.  

woo hoo, my buddy got tix for the hip. it'll be the first time I've seen them

By Anonymous g, at 12:52 p.m.  

you're so scene.

By Anonymous kd, at 5:55 p.m.  

don't worry you'll get there some day.

By Anonymous g, at 8:23 a.m.  

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