That's the idea, I think that the ticket sellers know the fans are going to be the ones anticipating when tickets go on sale and want to get them first, that way the people who are on the edge of whether or not they're gonna go will be enticed by the better seats for the same price.
6/28 Meh-hem Fest
7/9-7/16 Van Halen :|
7/25 Alice in Chains?
9/29-30 Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats