I posted this 4 years ago and hoped that admin would see it and adjust. It's really a simple solution and is very fair.
Ticketing Idea for next year:
Sammy has been so wonderful through the years to reward his most loyal fans with free shows on his Birthday! It really shows what a great guy he is and itÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s a testament to all of us Readheads that we would spend the nights in the street to party with him on his birthday.