Ouch, The Tragically Hip Presale for what could be their final tour sold in a minute and then tickets showed up on Stubhub for much more $$$$ and fans are crying foul. For more on this story check out what Canadian Radio guru/Music dude, Alan Cross had to say about this and some of the tweets he received from pissed off hip fans below.
BUT!!!! That’s okay as the Hip have just announced a 2nd show for Calgary!!!!!!!! Not only are they playing the Dome on August 1st, they will now be there August 3rd! Click here for all the Details. (they also added a 2nd show for Edmonton)
It’s been a tough year for the Hip and their fans as frontman Gord Downie disclosed that he had incurable brain cancer last week. Something only himself, his family/friends and the band new about since December.
The Hip are going to tour their latest album ‘Man Machine Poem” which was recorded before Gord new of any health problems.
Anyway the actual sale for the Tragically Hip Tour will go on sale this Friday at 10am. The dates are: