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The Backstreet Boys Crashed The Evenko Website And Montreal Fans Are Furious

Will the band add another Montreal concert date?
The Backstreet Boys Crashed The Evenko Website And Montreal Fans Are Furious

Last week, news that the Backstreet Boys were bringing their DNA World Tour to Montreal's Bell Centre spread through the interwebs like a virus.

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TL;DR The Evenko website crashed when Backstreet Boys tickets went on sale. The concert at the Bell Centre now appears sold out. Below are som fans' reactions on Twitter.

Thousands of fans rejoiced at the opportunity to once again see the famous band live in concert. They flocked to the Evenko website to purchase their tickets.

Evenko is the premier vendor of tickets for major events in Montreal. Despite its success, however, the site is known to sometimes be unable to process massive influxes of eager fans. 

Unfortunately, such was the case this week. First, the Backstreet Boys concert appeared to sell out before regular tickets became available. Then, customers reported that the site completely crashed. Some even claim they lost their tickets as a result.

Dozens of Backstreet Boys fans took to Twitter to express their frustration, disappointment, and fury:

When you try to buy Backstreet Boys tickets but the site crashes @evenko pic.twitter.com/TsuBksiUAH

November 14, 2018

And now all I’m getting is this.... @backstreetboys @BellCentre @evenko pic.twitter.com/O90Ex7ztJE

November 14, 2018

And it's not even the fact for those specific tickets. It's just like the whole thing is so unorganized. Might as well fish in the dark.

November 14, 2018

Well lucky you cause I did the same thing and when it came the time to pay the site crashed 💔

November 14, 2018

I dont get it. So sad.

November 14, 2018

Leave it to @backstreetboys to always crash the @evenko site. #DNAWorldTour

November 14, 2018

So mad..... you call & go online but if no one answers and the website isn’t responding then how are people supposed to get tickets?!?! We don’t all get pre-sale so save some for the rest of us! @evenko @backstreetboys #Montreal

November 14, 2018

@evenko #evenko worst site. Please fix your website. First all tickets are gone. Than some come up you get through and the whole system crashes and now single seats only it says and even that not available @backstreetboys please add a 2nd show for #Montreal #DNAWorldTour

November 14, 2018

evenko trying to play like it’s my internet connection that’s not working, when I’m reality it’s their system ...... pic.twitter.com/3SM9D74ft3

November 14, 2018

Once again @evenko your website is a giant disaster! How is it everytime you have a popular artist on sale it doesn't work? #useless

November 14, 2018

@backstreetboys @nickcarter @aj_mclean @brian_littrell @howied @kevinrichardson I’m a huge fan, however I’m extremely disappointed at what happened this morning with your ticket sales, @evenko I had my tix when the site crashed and now I lost them, I have never missed a show

November 14, 2018

Never have I sat and watched my laptop screen faithfully to purchase concert tickets. #Evenko That ''waiting room'' was traumatizing. No #BackstreetBoys concert in #Montreal for this lady. :( #Sad #HadMyHeartSetForMyBirthday

November 14, 2018

As of right now, the Backstreet Boys concert at the Bell Centre appears sold out on the Evenko website. Hopefully, the famous band will add another night in Montreal to appease fuming fans.