Jim Carroll

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“It’s carnage out there. Some venues will close”

As On The Record readers know only too well, it’s bleak out there in gigland at the moment. While acts with established audiences can sell out The 02 or Slane in the blink of an eye, poor ticket sales and …

Fri, Nov 28, 2008, 10:28

   

As On The Record readers know only too well, it’s bleak out there in gigland at the moment. While acts with established audiences can sell out The 02 or Slane in the blink of an eye, poor ticket sales and low turnouts have become the norm in smaller venues. Based on gigs over the past couple of months, I’ve had a look at this in today’s Ticket. Full story here and your comments, as always, are welcome.