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KenFSU

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #240 on: August 07, 2018, 08:27:14 AM »
Come on, Bold Events.

http://www.jacksonville.com/entertainmentlife/20180806/ticket-tracker-dylan-coming-to-st-augustine

Dailys Place is getting Sting

No, Daily's Place is getting Sting and Shaggy.

I need to make sure I get this correct.

When this epic Daily's Place/St Augustine Amphitheater battle is written about in history books, will Shaggy being at this concert not allow for the counting of Sting as a quality show for Daily's Place?

In all seriousness, Shaggy is pretty hot right now.

His collaboration with Sting blew up.

He was all over the Grammys.

He's got a new movie on Netflix.

Nothing makes sense in 2018.

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #241 on: August 07, 2018, 09:28:52 AM »
311 and Offspring tonight...  8)

Don't forget Gym Class Heroes.  I'll be there.

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #242 on: August 07, 2018, 09:38:36 AM »
311 and Offspring tonight...  8)

Don't forget Gym Class Heroes.  I'll be there.

Me also... The reviews of past shows are pretty good... got the $20 cheap seats... lol  8) :)
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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #243 on: August 07, 2018, 10:07:01 AM »
Come on, Bold Events.

http://www.jacksonville.com/entertainmentlife/20180806/ticket-tracker-dylan-coming-to-st-augustine

Dailys Place is getting Sting

No, Daily's Place is getting Sting and Shaggy.

I need to make sure I get this correct.

When this epic Daily's Place/St Augustine Amphitheater battle is written about in history books, will Shaggy being at this concert not allow for the counting of Sting as a quality show for Daily's Place?

Well, it's not the same, is it?

Sting and Shaggy have an album out. So it's likely the majority of the stuff they play will be off that record. And maybe some covers. It's also likely they will play some of each of their solo work (though if I were a betting man, I'd bet Sting's back catalogue will have more representation).

Sting on his own is likely too big an act to play Daily's Place.

I saw Shaggy in Tampa (he was one of the free concerts for the Super Bowl). He was super-hot at the time and was pretty great, to be fair. I like Shaggy and would probably be more likely to go see him than him with Sting.
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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #244 on: August 08, 2018, 03:49:51 PM »
311 and Offspring tonight...  8)

Don't forget Gym Class Heroes.  I'll be there.

Did you enjoy the show?  I certainly did!
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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #245 on: August 08, 2018, 04:44:47 PM »
I did!  We initially sat in our designated seats for The Offspring, but moved closer when it looked like there was plenty of room.  Unfortunately my group wanted to leave at about 10:50, so I didn't get to see all of 311.  I was a little bummed that security wasn't letting anyone mosh.  Jax can be so stuffy at times.

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« Reply #246 on: August 09, 2018, 04:22:46 AM »
I was a little bummed that security wasn't letting anyone mosh.  Jax can be so stuffy at times.

You gotta keep 'em separated.
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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #247 on: August 09, 2018, 10:26:37 PM »
Per the head of SMG this afternoon, 32,000 tickets sold to date for Skynyrd, with a month and another major marketing push left to go.

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #248 on: August 10, 2018, 05:41:39 PM »
Per the head of SMG this afternoon, 32,000 tickets sold to date for Skynyrd, with a month and another major marketing push left to go.

That seems like a good number to me. I assume they could get close to 50k.

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #249 on: August 10, 2018, 06:56:42 PM »
^You'd think, but even at 32,000 tickets sold, the concert is currently in the red.

Break even is probably closer to 45k.

Can't say I understand the economics, but the concert has a $4 million price tag.

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Re: Upcoming concerts at Daily's Place
« Reply #250 on: August 11, 2018, 03:58:41 AM »
"Lynyrd Skynyrd".
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