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Hey, Cape Town! Get your Ed Kowalczyk VIP tickets before they sell out!

2015-07-23 15:04

Cape Town - After selling out four concerts in 48 hours, the South African leg of the Ed Kowalczyk Throwing Copper Unplugged tour is deepening the experience for fans.

Fans in Cape Town can now buy exclusive access to a limited number of VIP packages, allowing fans "meet and greet" access to Ed Kowalczyk, along with other perks, like attending the sound-check and receiving an autographed Limited Edition SA Tour poster etc.

These packages are EXTREMELY limited and available from Computicket

The Joburg VIP packages are already sold out.

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AMP Events Director and music promotor Andy Mac says "We’re getting closer and closer to the South African tour. I'm encouraging Capetonians to please not wait until the last minute for the exclusive VIP access, it will sell out soon like it has in Joburg.

The addition of Tailor to the tour speaks volumes about the strength of our local music industry, and we're thrilled to have her onboard."

To date the support has seen thousands of tickets snapped up:

The Cape Town concert for 25 September sold out in 15 minutes.

Thereafter the Joburg concert for 23 & 24 September and Cape Town 26 September sold out in 48 hours.

Throwing Copper was a groundbreaking rock album released by the American alternative rock band LIVE. Founding member, songwriter and former Lead Singer, Ed Kowalczyk, is currently touring the world to mark the 20th anniversary of the album, playing all 14 songs in track order from beginning to end, unplugged, along with some of the other chart-topping hits released by his band.

An Evening with Ed Kowalczyk - Throwing Copper Unplugged - 20th Anniversary Tour is proudly presented by POLO Jeans Co. & AMP Event.

23, 24 September - Big Top Arena, Carnival City, Johannesburg

25, 26 September - Grand Arena, GrandWest, Cape Town

ALL SHOWS ARE SOLD OUT apart from extremely limited VIP meet & greet packages in Cape Town.

Tailor Light joins the tour as well:


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