Tickets For Blue October's March 18 Concert Available Friday

Monday, December 2, 2019

Blue October will be performing at Walker Theatre on March 18 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49 and $29 and will be available here on Friday. 

Review for Blue October: 

In this age of pervasive and boundless jadedness, you might be forgiven for being taken aback when someone says to you: “I hope you’re happy.”

It’d be easy to load that phrase with acerbic meaning, to interpret it foremost as coming from a place of spite and sarcasm.

And nine times out of 10, you’d probably be right. But in the case of seminal musicians Blue October, the statement is disarmingly sincere.


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