Garth Brooks’s concert tickets selling out
Garth Brooks concert tickets for his upcoming summer shows in Ireland have been selling like hotcakes and appears to be the show to be at in 2014.
In just 90 minutes Garth Brook tickets for three seperate venues in Ireland were sold out. Thousands of fans have been trying to secure tickets from any source for the show at Croke Park in Dublin.
For Garth Brooks, this will be the first time he has performed in Ireland since 1997. In anticipation of an overwhelming demand for Garth Brook tickets Ticketmaster claimed that they had hired on double the staff at their call centers, and had to put security on duty at the ticket outlets to keep the crowds under control.
As tickets went on sale at a.m. it tweeted that its website was already “VERY busy” and asked fans to be patient.
@Karenmccarthy2 tweeted: “I don’t think I have ever experienced stress like I did this morning!! #GarthBrooks tickets in the bag!!!”
@alisoncolhoun wrote: “55 mins in @TicketmasterIre virtual queue and a heart stopping visa verify later… #GarthBrooksCrokePark tickets in the bag #relief”
The Garth Brook show dates for July 25, and 26 were in such demand a third show as added for the 27 selling out in minutes.
Fans pleading for more concert dates in Ireland
Twitter has been flooded with thousands of pleas from Garth Brook fans begging for the popular country entertainer to please add more dates.
Ticketmaster claims it was the first time an artist has sold out three dates at Croke Park in one day.
Just so fans are aware the Croke Park shows are NOT part of the Garth Brooks’ world tour dates, but are one-off specials in advance of his world tour is scheduled to begin this fall.
This has many Brooks fans worrying what the demand will be like in the United States, and if they will be able to get the tickets they want.
The world tour dates and venues have not been announced as yet, but millions of fans are anxiously awaiting this news so that they can make plans to secure tickets to what is appearing to be a record setting and legendary concert tour.
Are you planning on seeing Garth Brooks during his new world tour?