The Stone Roses have already sold out all three nights of their reunion concerts -making them the fastest selling rock concerts in UK history. An astonishing 225,000 tickets have been sold for the three mega-concerts at Heaton Park, Manchester – making the band £12.3million gross so far. The first 150,000 tickets for two dates sold out in just 14 minutes after going on sale at 9am thismorning, before promoters released a third gig at the same venue a short time later.
Ticket websites and booking lines were swamped on Friday morning, when tickets for the Stone Roses’ reunion shows in Manchester went on sale. The 150,000 tickets for the two gigs at Heaton Park on 29 and 30 June next year sold out within 14 minutes of going on sale at 9am. A third gig was added, on 1 July at the same venue. This has also sold out, bringing the total number of tickets to 225,000.
Meanwhile Liam Gallagher also hopes to reconcile with his brother Noel for 20th anniversary of (What’s the Story) Morning Glory?. Noel has also buried the hatchet with former Britpop rival Damon Albarn from Blur. Liam Gallagher wants to reunite Oasis for the 20th anniversary of (What’s the Story) Morning Glory? the younger Gallagher said he hopes they will reconcile in 2015 and take their second album on tour.
“I’d be up for that, if it’s on our terms. There’s got to be two-way respect.” Liam said Previously, Noel had raised the prospect of a reunion. “The 20-year anniversary of Morning Glory is looming and we could have maybe come back,” he said in August.