How do you get your concert tickets?

A young American tells us how she usually gets tickets for the concerts she goes to.

Self Study


Listen to the dialogue in the episode again. Try to write down what they say and then check with the answers below.


I get my tickets online, or I use 'bands in town', it's a great app for finding local concerts, and buying tickets.

If they're sold out and I really want to see the show, I'll just go to the venue, try to get a ticket there, usually it works.

Self Study

Use a voice recorder to try to summarize what they said in the episode. You can use the questions and answers below to help.


  • How does she usually buy her concert tickets?
  • What does she do if the tickets are sold out?


She buys them online or uses an app called 'Bands in Town'.

She usually just goes to the venue and tries to get one there.



Bands in Town app