Saturday 25 February 2017

Virtually everyone is to blame for Garth Brooks debacle

Darragh McManus

Darragh McManus

Garth Brooks at Croke Park
Garth Brooks at Croke Park

Two of Garth Brooks’ five Croke Park gigs have been cancelled, with the others reportedly in jeopardy. And as is usually the way, virtually everyone is to blame for this debacle.

Aiken Promotions, for selling approximately eight billion tickets before permission was granted. Dublin City Council, for being so tardy in granting it (or not, as the case may be).

The Croke Park residents, for failing to spot that they were moving in next to a gigantic stadium and then whining all the time about everything.

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