How far would you travel to watch 808 State Live?

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How far would you travel to watch 808 State Live?

Up to 250 kilometres (ex. Bristol - Liverpool)
1
13%
Up to 1000 kilometres (ex. Glasgow - Paris)
1
13%
Up to 2500 kilometres (ex. London - Moscow)
1
13%
Up to 10000 kilometres (ex. Manchester - Tokyo)
4
50%
Maybe as far as Teeside but no further than Redcar
1
13%
 
Total votes : 8

How far would you travel to watch 808 State Live?

Postby Ancodia » 22 Oct 2008 13:40

Considering we have a wealth of gigs for the first in a long time, I thought it would be interesing to find out how far we are all willing to travel to watch 808 Live. (And we haven't ran a poll for ages either)
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Postby nickking » 22 Oct 2008 19:19

Voted... 8)

(It should be fairly easy to see what I voted)! :P
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Postby newbuild » 22 Oct 2008 20:37

from california to manchester!

i saw the rebuild at wang a year ago,

i think that's about 8500 kilometers...
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Postby 'Steve' » 22 Oct 2008 22:02

Haha afraid I've been a bit less enthusiastic with my vote :P.

I only say this though as I'm lucky to live in London - there is a good chance of the band playing here (as at Wang! recently) and although I would go to Manchester to see them, that isn't too far. If I lived in, say, Beijing, I'm sure I would have ticked the last box!
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Postby SteveC » 23 Oct 2008 17:15

How far is it to the moon?

Actually it would depend on the location, and if I had the money at the time. Although I've never seen 808 abroad, if I had the time and money and 808 were doing an American tour I'd probably bump into them on their Nevada leg. Now what else is in Nevada? :wink:
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Postby newbuild » 23 Oct 2008 19:43

burning man is in black rock city, nevada.
prolly the biggest event i've been to.
nearly 80,000 people in attendance in 2007.
this usually occurs late august.
music is mostly trance, i can only stand it for so long before i need 808!
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Postby markus » 23 Oct 2008 21:13

So all you guys who voted 10'000 kilometres, presumably you're all going to Buenos Aires then??!! I've voted Moscow. I seriously would have gone to the Moscow gig that was planned a few years ago, but the gig didn't happen in the end...
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Postby nickking » 23 Oct 2008 21:18

markus wrote:So all you guys who voted 10'000 kilometres, presumably you're all going to Buenos Aires then??!! I've voted Moscow. I seriously would have gone to the Moscow gig that was planned a few years ago, but the gig didn't happen in the end...


I would have done, but I haven't got enough holiday left before the end of the year! :)

Furthest (so far) has been either Barcelona or Turin...

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Postby Pete » 23 Oct 2008 23:34

Turin is my furthest too

in the uk, i've been to Dundee, Glasgow, Manchester, Coventry, London etc etc
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Postby SteveC » 24 Oct 2008 14:55

I think Cornwall should be counted as abroad, it was a bleedin 6 hour drive :-?
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Postby Mark » 13 Nov 2008 15:04

Definately not as far as Redcar, although 808 could play the Redcar Bowling club. Maybe even an open-air seafront performance?

I suppose that and the prospect of fish'n'chips and ice cream would encourage me to go that little bit further :wink:
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