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Wed Feb 17, 2016 8:19 am

The RHCP gig that was talked about last week is happening.

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Rusty Shackleford
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Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:41 am

Im gonna go i think

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 11:55 am

springsteen is playing the etihad, tickets went on sale this morning.

£166 for 2 standing tickets. nearly 20 quid in fees on top of that.

fuck that for a game of marbles.

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 11:59 am

Slayer and Anthrax playing the Cork marquee together.

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 1:04 pm

BadTurtle wrote:Slayer and Anthrax playing the Cork marquee together.
Anthrax are a great live band.

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 2:14 pm

I saw Slayer do a sunny day time slot at Rock Werchter a few years back, they were good. Straightforward enough really. Wouldn't be a fan of them really mind but wouldn't be opposed to that sort of thing

Did I read recently that Phil Anselmo said Pantera were going touring again (minus Dimebag of course)?

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 2:16 pm

DIdnt Phil Anselmo basically commit career suicide over the last month with his White Power bollocks.

A guy i know is the biggest Pantera fan ive ever met and even he has turned on Anselmo completely

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Thu Feb 25, 2016 2:30 pm

Haha yeah did you see the clip and his subsequent apology.

"Jaysis there was a lot of drink taken that night," was the gist of it.

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Thu Mar 03, 2016 1:57 pm

Mudhoney are playing The Black Box in Belfast. Seems like a small venue even for them these days. It only holds a couple hundred

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Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:24 pm

Where did you hear this Rusty?
Any word on a Dublin gig?

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Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:27 pm

Its on the Black Box facebook. Tix on sale and all already. No word on Dublin but seeing as how Mudhoney havent even announced Belfast that doesnt mean they wont be playing there too.

Ill probably check them out at Prima (or the free after prima gig) if im not too fucked.

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Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:31 pm

the black box is a great wee spot.

saw everett true (continuing the nirvana link) do a talk there years ago, but have liked to have gone more.

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Mon Mar 07, 2016 11:08 am

bought latitude tickets over the weekend. i was never going to be able to turn down that line-up.

none of our group wanted to camp though so i have had to book a 'glamping' option which is 10 miles away from the festival site. it was the only affordable thing i could find within a 20 mile radius.

not done it like this before, will feel strange to be so far away from things. we'll be at the mercy of the taxi firms too for the entire weekend.

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Tue Mar 08, 2016 1:29 pm

you'll be out a fortune eric

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Tue Mar 08, 2016 1:30 pm

#positivevibes

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Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:05 pm

mojo wrote:you'll be out a fortune eric
hoping to be able to get a 7 seater each way so the fare can be split. shouldn't be too bad that way.

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Mon Mar 14, 2016 3:21 pm

Some Radiohead gigs announced.

Nothing in Ireland

http://www.wasteheadquarters.com/schedule

May 2016
Fri 20Heineken Music HallAmsterdamThe NetherlandsON SALE 18 Mar
Sat 21Heineken Music HallAmsterdamThe NetherlandsON SALE 18 Mar
Mon 23Le ZenithParisFranceON SALE 18 Mar
Tue 24Le ZenithParisFranceON SALE 18 Mar
Thu 26RoundhouseLondonUKON SALE 18 Mar
Fri 27RoundhouseLondonUKON SALE 18 Mar
Sat 28RoundhouseLondonUKON SALE 18 Mar

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Thu Mar 24, 2016 10:52 am

See the co founder of ATDI left the band a week before the world tour. Typical of them i suppose.

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Thu Mar 24, 2016 1:04 pm

Yeah, there didn't even seem to be an announcement by them that it might affect the tour in any way. They started Tuesday anyway in the states, couldn't help sneaking a peak at the setlist.

Saturday should be good

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Fri Mar 25, 2016 9:34 am

voidoid wrote:Where did you hear this Rusty?
Any word on a Dublin gig?
they are playing whelans

with bob log III supporting!

http://dublinconcerts.ie/concert/mudhon ... -8th-2016/

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