If you still want to see Tom Waits but didn’t score tickets you still have a chance to go one of the shows on his upcoming tour…

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Tom Waits to scalp own tickets for charity

TOM WAITS is auctioning off 5 pair of premium tickets to shows in Phoenix, Houston, Columbus, and Atlanta on his “Glitter and Doom” tour to benefit various charities beginning Wednesday, June 11 at 10am pacific at ticketmaster.com. The auction for the Phoenix show will end Friday, June 13 at noon pacific, while the other three auctions will end Thursday, June 19 at noon pacific.

“Some folks prefer to pay more, you get a good seat, a good tax write off and a good feeling for helping for your needy neighbors,” says Waits. “It’s scalping for charity.”

While each of these 4 shows have been sold out, Waits held back these choice seats in order to donate the proceeds generated from these auctions to assist the following worthy causes:

The Young Adult & Family Center at UCSF – click here.

Summerfield Waldorf School – click here

Children’s Village of Sonoma County – click here

NAMI – Sonoma County – click here

Catholic Charities – click here

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Tom Waits scalps himself for charity

One thought on “Tom Waits scalps himself for charity

  • June 13, 2008 at 5:12 am

    Damn. The closest he’s coming to me is Paris. It’s kind of down the street from a friend of mine and very tempting.

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