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That's a bad situation to be in all right.did u not get a subscription reminder?

I didn't resubscribe because I already had a presale code which would apparently be valid for the Ireland shows when announced- and the gift was a vinyl record of which I have no means of playing, so pretty useless- I can't really afford to spend money on things of no benefit.

However if it had been made clear that my presale code wouldn't work if I didn't- then I surely would have!

 

Sounds like you should have got a valid code. Also you will have one for the next leg as you subbed now. Hope you get sorted out. I think maybe when they checked and saw you only just subbed after the announcement,,,but failed to realise you subbed before and it had ran out. 

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Hey, there's even reports of previously used presale codes, being used again with success today - but hey, feck it, it's a free world and if technology messes up both positively for some, and negatively for others - I guess that's just technology with a big fat T!

I really do hope local Irish/ Northern Irish fans get sorted. And I really hope the world considers Belfast too.

I really do believe Belfast will be the better venue to get the true i+e experience (stage set up etc) - but hey, if yer sentimental (need to see them in Dublin) and want to get the cropped (stage didn't fit) version in Dublin - go for it! ;)

Both venues will be unique in many ways of course and I jest.

 

I've seen the band nearly too many times now in the concrete jungle stadiums of Dublin. It will be well and truly worth it to see them again in Belfast - a really supportive city to the band in their formative years, and in fairness - a city that really appreciated that band coming to Belfast in the days when many others avoided the place needlessly due to ' the troubles' in the early eighties and beyond.

As they say in our part of the world - 'they know what side their bread's buttered on!'

 

The presale thing went really smoothly for me today - apart from me being an eegitt and clicking the wrong link to start with and only seeing these £260 seats too, as someone else alluded too, but soon realised my error!

I hope everyone gets sorted.

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I am disgusted too, been fan since 87, first gig 92, then every tour since then with at least 2 shows in different cities.

I had a code but all tickets sold out!! And yet on premium sites they are going for 1000 euro and then a general sale Monday!

 

I have already booked my flights and hotel which I know is my fault but thought with the presale I would get 2

 

So not happy

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Agree 100% with your sentiments, and in a similar situation....used my pre-sales code before Dublin / Belfast announced to ensure that I got to see a gig. Actually helped another fan club member from Germany to see one of the Turin shows. Also, spent a small fortune to go to NY to see the final show there. Already hearing from friends here in Dublin who have nothing good to say about Bono / U2 and have tickets for Dublin shows....pissed off !!!!  

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The situation with U2 tickets is really getting to me.Reading through the various threads and posts on here and i can see that a lot of genuine fans of the band have been left feeling let down and disappointed.we all know that the powers that be are trying to do everything fairly but at the end of the day people who have no interest in the band will be telling real fans how good it was and 'u should have been there!'

im lucky in the sense i am getting to see the band i love in 2 different cities but i really feel for people who have to listen to the haters say 'i only went so i can say i was there!'

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