16 July 2012 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – In a bid to prevent reselling of tickets in the black market for the incredibly popular BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 Malaysia, concert organizer Running Into The Sun announced today that they will be adding more tickets for sale via ticketing agents Ticketcharge and Red Tix tomorrow. Ticket categories available from tomorrow are: Categories 2 (RM 588, Premiere Rockpit Freestanding), 3 (RM 488, Rockpit Freestanding), 4 (RM 388, Fixed Seating), 6 (RM 198, Freeseating) and 7 (RM 188, Freestanding).
“We want to encourage fans not to purchase tickets from unauthorized sources, and we are doing our very best to prevent this. We’ve relooked at the configuration of the stadium and added in more tickets within the safety regulations to ensure more fans will be able to purchase tickets at the acceptable prices” says Wendy Ng, Executive Producer of Running Into The Sun.
When tickets launched for sale on 28 Jul 2012, a total of 12,000 tickets sold out over the weekend; as well as over 3,000 people crowding at the ticket launch event. The immensely popular concert is set to be the concert of the year, with a massive RM 4 million production value, in a one-night only performance at Stadium Merdeka on 27 Oct 2012.
BIGBANG, consisting of five K-pop heroes G-Dragon, Taeyang, TOP, Seungri and Daesung, will perform the Malaysia leg of the BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 in their very first concert in Malaysia.
BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 Malaysia will also be the first outdoor concert across Asia; a skyhigh experience perfect for a night of high-energy partying, characteristic of global superstars BIGBANG’s unique hip-hop and freestyle dance moves and famous party tunes such as “Fantastic Baby” and “Tonight”.
BIGBANG is known for their unique urban-originated music and fashion style, often credited to have shaped the hip-hop, R&B and electronic music scene across Asia and now strongly influencing the world. BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 involves the powerful influence of internationally renowned creative director Laurieann Gibson, who has worked with a stellar list of artistes including Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Janet Jackson and Katy Perry. BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 will also include a leading production team; including stage and lighting designer Leroy Bennett (Madonna, Paul McCartney, Eagles) and sound engineer Ken Van Druten (Eminem, Jay-Z, Linkin Park).
BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 Malaysia is sponsored by Samsung Galaxy and presented by YG Entertainment and Live Nation Entertainment, and organized by Running Into The Sun.
BIGBANG’s Official Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/BIGBANG
For more information, fans can contact concert organizer Running Into The Sun: www.runningintothesun.com