(LOS ANGELES) — Tickets to see the Rolling Stones in concert usually cost hundreds of dollars, but lucky fans were able to see them for just $20 when they played a small surprise concert in Los Angeles on Saturday.
The small concert was one of the last rehearsals for the band before they go on their big “50 and Counting tour,” which kicks off on Friday.
A couple hundred people were in attendance at the El Rey Theatre, and they were excited to be there.
“20 bucks?” said one amazed fan. “Woo! This is a once in a lifetime… I’m so excited to be here!”
Thousands are expected the pack the Staples Center for their anniversary tour on Friday.
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