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    Lets say the planets align and Ed comes to his senses and finally decides to give the fans what they want and gets the whole band back together, himself, Alex, Dave, Mike and Sammy.

    They go on a tour and for the sake of this discussion its just a North American Tour.

    1. Would you see it?
    2. How much would be too much to pay to see it?

    I know the likelihood is probably less those in Aruba having a white Christmas, but lets have a little fun.
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    DEFINITELY!!!

    I'd probably go $150ish as a high price I'd pay. That would be a sweet ass show.

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    I'd definately go! Considering how much $ I spent the last time around (3 shows)...I would probably do the 5* and get kick ass seats for one show Now that would be a show!
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    I would pay just as much to see Mikey tell Ed to go fuck himself.

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    I'm sure everyone here would go to see a full Van Halen reunion. What kind of question is that?

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    There's not one person on this board who WOULDN'T see the REAL Van Halen on stage.

    I'd find a way to do the five star, definitely. Probably make an effort to get on Mike's side of the stage, too
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    Thats my exact delusional fantasy! I have daydreamed about it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mars View Post
    I would pay just as much to see Mikey tell Ed to go fuck himself.
    Me too.

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    I'm not sure it'd be any better than the last tour so about $75 tops. Mike is great and I wish he was there, but I'm not sure his presence alone could inspire such an improvement over we saw recently. The "greatness" of those shows weren't about how well Wolf or Alex played, a lot of focus was on how Ed played and Dave sang.
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    That'd depend on if it were in my price budget...it's Ed, of course I'd go.....if the dude would get his ass down my way............

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    Without a doubt, I would see that tour.
    I would definitely spend a lot to see it.
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    More interesting to me is how the band (Ed) would manage to screw it up.







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    I'd be there but not a dime over $150. I still can't believe how badly they fucked everyone in 07. Duh, highest grossing tour ever? Jeez, why is that? Inflation and high ticket prices help ya think?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bullwinkle View Post
    More interesting to me is how the band (Ed) would manage to screw it up.
    Well Bullwinkle, I don't think anyone could manage to screw anything up single handedly, but since VH is Ed's baby, he'd get the full blame for it....he has been blamed for it all in the past....I think even if they did everything perfectly, someone out there would find something to bitch about.............

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    I wouldn't want Sammy involved.
    I can't remember which comedian said it, about the current state of Van Halen, but he said right now, Van Halen is like a really hot playboy playmate with a prosthetic leg.

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