When Metallica introduced their tour dates for 2023 and 2024 in help of 72 Seasons, it solely made sense that the particular “No Repeat Weekend” format of the tour would end in some hefty ticket costs. And that was earlier than we discovered all of the North American dates could be supported by fucking Pantera.
Properly, we hate to be proper about this one, however if you wish to get a number of the extra specialised experiences that the band’s providing, you’re going to wish to shell out some severe money within the course of. Simply yesterday the band launched particulars on six completely different “enhanced experiences” that followers could need to expertise, what every bundle entails, and the way a lot they’ll value.
In accordance with the band, the least costly bundle is the “Frantic” Early-Entry Bundle, which supplies one common admission ground ticket with early entry to each exhibits in the identical metropolis, one restricted version piece of merch, one complimentary drink earlier than doorways open, a precedence space for buying merch previous to the doorways opening, and on-site perks like precedence check-in, a devoted help employees, and quick observe into the venue. And to get all that, you’re gonna pay anyplace from $414 to $598. For one ticket and people perks.
Conversely, the most costly providing is the “Lux Æterna” Platform Bundle,” which lets as much as eight individuals acquire entry to a personal viewing platform no additional than 75 toes from the stage for each nights on the similar metropolis. That platform comes with a cooler stocked with beer and soda, entry to the official “Black Field” pre-show lounge the place you will get three free drinks and appetizers or snacks, one free piece of merch for everybody within the group, you possibly can pre-order merch and have it delivered to the platform, and people different on-site perks. For all that, you’re going to spend a crisp $7,272. That’s $909 per individual should you get a full eight for the platform.
If you wish to get in on the Snake Pit expertise, that’s going to value you between $1,038 and $1,398 for the “Moth Into Flame Snake Pit Expertise” and $3,222 to $4,398 for the “Nothing Else Issues Snake Pit Expertise,” each of which get you entry to the snake pit however the latter one will get you extra perks like getting to fulfill two of the members of Metallica.
If you wish to observe Metallica round on this tour, they’re additionally promoting particular “I Disappear” Tickets that may allow you to resolve what number of exhibits you need to see, whenever you go, and the place you attend. The costliest choice prices $3,498 and will get you entry to each single present on each continents in each years. You understand, in case you come up with the money for to fly in all places and put your self up in a lodge for these weekends.
All of that is to say that if you wish to expertise the best shit they’re providing on the M72 Tour, you’re going to wish some severe money. However that’s to be anticipated — we’re speaking in regards to the largest band on the planet, in any case.