LCD Soundsystem sale crashes AEG’s AXS ticket site
Tickets to LCD Soundsystem's five Brooklyn Steel shows just went on sale at noon and AEG's AXS ticket site pretty much instantly crashed as you can see from the error message above. (it's back up now.) If you were queued before noon, you may have gotten to ticket page, though if you got tickets beyond that...well, did you manage to score tickets?
People are finding plenty of tickets on reseller sites like StubHub and are angry about it, but Brooklyn Steel on Twitter said they're trying to thwart scalpers on the five sold-out shows:
Al Doyle who plays guitar and other things in LCD (and Hot Chip) just weighed in on the ticket problem on Twitter:
Some people actually tried for tickets the old way, lining up in person for them. A picture of that and a few related tweets below.