Pearl Jam in Prague? Sorry, No!

A Dutch website is selling bogus tickets to a non-existing summer concert at O2 Arena

Yesterday tickets went on sale for a June 27 Pearl Jam concert at 02 Arena. Excited fans spread the news across social media with Czech and Slovak media outlets picking up on the story. Just one problem: the seminal ’90s American grunge rockers have no plans to play in Prague.

Photo: onlineticketshop.cz
Photo: onlineticketshop.cz



Today Novinky.cz  is reporting that onlineticketshop.cz, the Dutch server selling tickets to the concert, is a fraud. No local agency has made an official announcement of a tour and the bands’ official website has no confirmed Prague dates in the works.

That didn’t stop the e-shop from continuing, as of this morning, to sell seats to the performance for 2,300-4,000 CZK.


Photo: onlineticketshop.cz
Photo: onlineticketshop.cz

Live Nation, the Prague promotion agency that has brought the band to the Czech Republic in the past, is calling the invented concert an unfortunate scam that has misled a number of fans. The onlineticketshop.cz server is not responding to media inquiries regarding ticket sales for Pearl Jam.

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As of this posting, the server has disabled tickets sales to the concert, though the concert listing is still visible on the site and the Facebook event still exists.


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