Tickets for Kate Bush's 2014 London live shows go on sale on Friday of this week - but it's not going to be an easy feat to get tickets for the shows, unfortunately.
Bush hasn't toured in 35 years, meaning that tickets to her 22 Hammersmith gigs in August and September of this year are in demand from fans across the planet. Indeed, even soul superstar Solange Knowles has tweeted about how much she hopes to get tickets to one of the shows. But unless she is one of the first online at 9.30am on Friday, 28 March 2014, she might end up empty handed too.
If my boyfriend really knows what's up, he'd be tryna get that best boyfriend award again by getting me tickets to see Kate Bush in Aug/Sep😶— solange knowles (@solangeknowles) March 21, 2014
Already, online ticket sales sites have revealed that demand for the tickets has been even bigger than for Beyonce's recent Mrs Carter UK dates, which were the most-wanted tickets in 2013. The Mirror newspaper has also published some worrying statistics about the volume of interest for the tickets, estimating that the 54,000 tickets could be snapped up very quickly by fans making the most of the four-tickets-per-person rule of the sale. Fans have even compared this week's on-sale to the rush last year to buy tickets for Glastonbury - but in reality, it is likely to be even more frantic.
It's just sunk in that the scramble for Kate Bush tickets on Friday will be worse than Glastonbury Sunday.— Roan (@proroan) March 25, 2014
Tickets for Kate Bush's 15 London gigs at Hammersmith Apollo go on sale on Frdiay, 2014 at 9am. See what worried fans are saying online below, and check out your competition if you are planning on trying to buy tickets for yourself...
So I dreamt last night that I didn't get Kate Bush tickets. LBR, THIS IS A PREMONITION :(.— Michael Hewitt (@mj_hewitt) March 25, 2014
2 and a bit days to go then all hell breaks lose trying to get Kate Bush tickets— kenny bentley (@bentleyk4) March 25, 2014
Oh god, people are selling their presale codes for Kate Bush tickets on ebay. Getting tickets on Friday is becoming increasingly unlikely.— Charlie Sime (@charlessime) March 25, 2014
Every time I think about trying to purchase Kate Bush tickets I feel a little ill.— Rod Dale (@roddale) March 25, 2014
There's no way i'll be able to get @KateBushMusic tickets this friday or be able to fly to London to see her. It tears me up. Worst FOMO.— S. (@SammiSamosa) March 25, 2014
I'm already in a mild panic over getting Kate Bush tickets on Friday :-— Karl Hodson (@KarlHodson) March 24, 2014
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