Jim Carroll

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10 reasons why Oasis have not yet decided on a ticket price for Slane

(1) The whole sterling/euro thing is confusing Liam Gallagher (2) Band management are keen to use the gig to trial a revolutionary pay-per-weight ticket buying scheme (3) MCD are working out if the new income levy applies to their acts. …

Thu, Oct 16, 2008, 10:35

   

(1) The whole sterling/euro thing is confusing Liam Gallagher

(2) Band management are keen to use the gig to trial a revolutionary pay-per-weight ticket buying scheme

(3) MCD are working out if the new income levy applies to their acts.

(4) Noel Gallagher is insisting on getting paid in Silvermints and Brunch ice-creams

(5) Lord Henry Mountcharles wants Dara as the support act, but band think he means Dana

(6) Band want to add Joe the Plumber, Joe Six Pack and Joe Le Taxi to the bill and are checking about fees.

(7) Gem Archer believes that Oasis fans will happily pay over the odds to see them stand still on a stage. Promoters unsure if fans will really pay €90.90 (plus Ticketmaster charges) for that.

(8) Ticket price to be determined by the cost of the Topman Spring/Summer collection

(9) Staff in MCD have lost the office calculator

(10) Band’s agent is waiting to hear back from Polish builders about the cost of the extension on his gaff before agreeing to ticket price.