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Bowie ticket stubs conjure up memories and lingering mystery

Jan 15, 2016 No Comments by

by: Kenton Larsen I’ve seen David Bowie live four times. Actually, make that five times if you include a chance encounter at a bus stop. I was in the crowd in Winnipeg, Canada for the 1983 Serious Moonlight tour, the 1987 Glass Spider tour, the 1990 Sound + Vision tour, and the 2004 Reality tour. […]

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Ohio State Buckeye Basketball – 1979-1980

Jan 14, 2016 No Comments by

by Brian Clair The Ohio State Buckeye Basketball tickets – at St. John’s Arena in late 1970’s. Michigan Game was February 7th and the Illinois game was on the 16th.    St. John’s was also a popular concert venue in the day. My mom was a bog hoops fan back in the day – probably […]

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Sex Pistols One-Off – the Roxy 2007

Jan 12, 2016 No Comments

by Karen Kritzer LA’s Roxy Theater.  2007.  Sid was long dead.  Lydon’s “Public Image Limited” was also laid to rest.  Steve Jones was hosting “Jonesy’s Jukebox” on Indie 103.1 and I was/am a rabid Jonesy fan.  Paul Cook guested on Steve’s show and their banter about their Sex Pistols days were side splitting hilarious. Word […]

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I can read a defense like Peyton Manning (for 1 play at least)

Jan 10, 2016 No Comments

As far as I’m concerned, this was the beginning of the end of the Patriots dynasty. Sure, 2007 saw a freak resurgence due to the Bill Belichick Fantasy Team, but they were not the Super Bowl Patriots we had become accustomed to in New England. But, 2006 was still the Patriots time. Since our last […]

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US Soccer loses to Honduras

Jan 08, 2016 No Comments

by John Santos The ticket was from (you guessed it) the January match.  Unfortunately for US fans, the US lost 3-1.  It’s also notable as it was the first match I had ever attended in person in which the US lost.  It was even worse for my brother as it was only the second ever […]

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OzzFest & Sooooo Much More!

Jan 06, 2016 No Comments

Ahh, it was time, yet again, to enjoy a show of our choosing. Seeing how we had bought the “wrong” tickets for the show (Ticketmaster sold us tickets for the seats at OzzFest NOT the pit area as we told them this is what we wanted) we had an extra large gang with us to […]

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The Winter Classic

Jan 01, 2016 No Comments

by the Angry Traveler It’s New Year’s Eve – 90 miles from your house, the New Year’s Party you’re committed to attending and you’ve got 2 tickets to see a bunch of washed up ex-NHL’s drag themselves around the ice for a little while in the City of Brotherly Love. Whaddya gonna do? I’ll tell […]

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Georgia Bulldogs vs Texas Longhorns – Cotton Bowl 1984

Jan 01, 2016 No Comments

Cotton Bowl – January. 1984 2 guys drive from Orlando, Florida to the airport in Pensacola and pick up 2 more buddies – and all 4 drive to New Orleans and party in New Orleans for a couple days including New Years Eve and THEN drive to Dallas from New Orleans for the Cotton Bowl. […]

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Brand New – New Year’s Eve 2011

Dec 31, 2015 No Comments

New Year’s Eve 2011 was one of the best nights of my life. My favorite band, Brand New, had announced that they would brand new ticketbe playing a special set at The House Of Blues in Atlantic City, NJ to ring in the New Year. 2011 marked the 10 year anniversary their debut album, Your Favorite Weapon, and they would be playing it in its entirety to celebrate that milestone.

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Giants drop one to the Seahawks

Dec 27, 2015 No Comments

by Donald Mallard This was the my second time in the new GIANT stadium, not Met Life. It was the hottest day that I every when to a football game sunny and 82 degree and we were sitting in the sun for the whole game. I have now sat in the cheap seats upstairs and […]

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