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NoSaint
Member since Jun 2011
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re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13

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Still can't understand how I was shutout at 10am on the dot and a minute later...


your clock was a minute or two off theres?

the system overloaded?

ive had similar instances where i couldnt figure it out.


Jax007
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Oct 2010
2421 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
i wonder how many bots for stubhub got them...

shite pisses me off


gjackx
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re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
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your clock was a minute or two off theres?

Mozilla Firefox...


gjackx
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Red Stick
Member since Jan 2007
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re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
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i wonder how many bots for stubhub got them...

You do realize that stubhub doesn't sell a single ticket themselves, right?


Jax007
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Oct 2010
2421 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
what was all that talk about those companies being able to buy shite loads then reselling them for much higher


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Brosef Stalin
LSU Fan
Member since Dec 2011
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re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
I think stubhub is owned by Live Nation though.


gjackx
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Red Stick
Member since Jan 2007
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re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
Stubhub is the middle man for me to sell to you or vice versa (they take a cut on both transactions). Sure, scalpers and even scalper companies use them, but they (stubhub) aren't the ones with the tickets.
This post was edited on 4/5 at 10:21 am


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NoSaint
Member since Jun 2011
3036 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
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Mozilla Firefox...


meh, maybe even dumb luck. that they were all on hold near instant (first few seconds) but a couple browsers crashed out or such and it took a few minutes of bouncing between sold out, and 1-2 tickets available before the official sell out.


gjackx
LSU Fan
Red Stick
Member since Jan 2007
12777 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
I never saw the quantity button on Firefox, get on internet explorer and it's the first thing I see. I don't call that dumb luck, I call that a bad browser or browser setting...or bad html on front gate's end.


quail man
New Orleans Pelicans Fan
New York, NY
Member since May 2010
31781 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
what's mardi gras world's max?


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Mad_Mardigan
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Aug 2012
856 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
Yeah that was terrible. I was hitting referesh constantly til 10. Page didn't load til 10:03 and then BOOM....Sold out. Terrible.


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NoSaint
Member since Jun 2011
3036 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
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I never saw the quantity button on Firefox, get on internet explorer and it's the first thing I see. I don't call that dumb luck, I call that a bad browser or browser setting...or bad html on front gate's end.



well... thatll do it too.

for a big show like this i tend to go with a setup i know works, or if its on out of the ordinary website have multiple browsers going.


gjackx
LSU Fan
Red Stick
Member since Jan 2007
12777 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
All the people that got through have their tickets on stubhub now...the quantity grows each time I reload the page (and the price goes down by a few bucks). Don't forget about the 10% service charge on the price that you see though...the price you see is not the price that you pay.

560 tickets available...WOW!

Everyone's a scalper these days.
This post was edited on 4/5 at 10:34 am


fratmatt13
Notre Dame Fan
New Orleans
Member since Dec 2010
227 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
How is Mardi Gras World as a music venue? How is the sound? Hopefully nothing like the Sugarmill.


Jax007
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Oct 2010
2421 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
i will say they did there best to try and limit that shite from happening

it really sucks

what are the prices looking like?


quail man
New Orleans Pelicans Fan
New York, NY
Member since May 2010
31781 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
$130


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Mad_Mardigan
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Aug 2012
856 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
They're ranging from $108-$1228


Charleaux
LSU Fan
New Orleans
Member since Aug 2012
716 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
Got in at 10, asked for 2 and got nothing. Is anyone got for more than they really need, let me know.


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TDswah
New Orleans Saints Fan
LA
Member since Apr 2012
579 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
I refreshed right at 10 and was able to have an option on 4 tickets. I chose 2 and had no problem.


Tried to get back on for a friend three minutes later and they were sold out.


Crazy that tickets go so fast these days. Really sucks for people who can't get to the internet during the day.


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gjackx
LSU Fan
Red Stick
Member since Jan 2007
12777 posts

re: just bought my tix to mumford and sons in nola 6/13/13
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How is Mardi Gras World as a music venue? How is the sound? Hopefully nothing like the Sugarmill.

All of this! Does anyone know?

This would have been a good show to have at UNO...heck, they are already playing the woodlands, UNO is about half that size.


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