*SECOND UPDATE 4:47 pm: There are still more tickets to be given away for folks at the El Rey. Details on the second page of this post.
|The line on Dunsmuir, north of Wilshire|
*UPDATE 2:29 pm: Who got in and who didn't? Details on the second page.
See also: Our review of the Rolling Stones' show at the Echoplex
The Rolling Stones are playing the Echoplex tonight.
Tickets are onsale right now at the El Rey. $20, cash.
It's a lottery. (Here's the full info on the show from aeglive.com.) They're handing out tokens at this moment.
The official announcement just came down within the hour, but rumors and speculation have been brewing since last night.
That's when folks started lining up in front of the El Rey on Wilshire. One guy we talked to had been there since 1 am.
But too bad for him, because his odds of getting in are the same as someone who just showed up five minutes ago. More »