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Ticket OnSales 12/2/2013 to 12/9/2013

onedirectionThe week of December 2nd 2013 is pretty big week on the concert ticket on sale  front.  Some of the expected hot events include Brad Paisley, Bryan Adams, Casting Crowns, Darius Rucker, Demi Lovato, Elton John, Florida Georgia Line, Gavin Degraw, George Stait, Jason Aldean, Journey with Steve Miller Band,  Kid Rock, Lady Antebellum, Lady Gaga, Luke Bryan, Michael Buble, tobyMac and the biggest of them all ONE DIRECTION. There are also a few sporting events releasing tickets to the public this week.  These include the 2014 MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix, 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament, 2014 MVC basketball tournament, Atlanta Braves, Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals spring training, Davis Cup Tennis, and the WAC Basketball Championships.

  • 2014 MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas (Austin TX)
  • 2014 NCAA Tournament (St. Louis MO, Orlando FL, Milwaukee WI, Dayton OH)
  • 2014 Missouri Valley Conference Basketball Tournament (St. Louis MO)
  • 3 Doors Down (Detroit MI, Niagara Falls NY)
  • Atlanta Braves (2014 Spring Training)
  • Barenaked Ladies (Revo NV)
  • Bill Cosby (Oakland CA)
  • Bill Engvall (Baton Rouge LA)
  • Bill Maher (Cupertino CA)
  • Brad Paisley (Greenville SC, Uniondale NY, Nashville TN, Fort Wayne IN)
  • Bryan Adams (Winnipeg MB, Saskatoon SK, Vernon BC, Regina SK, Medicine Hat AB, Prince Albert SK)
  • Canadian Country Music Association Awards (Edmonton AB)
  • Casting Crowns (Tampa FL, Lexington KY, Amherst MA, Hoffman Estates IL, Gainesville FL, Portland ME, Newark NJ, Baltimore MD)
  • Darius Rucker (Columbia SC)
  • Davis Cup Tennis (San Diego CA)
  • Demi Lovato (Indianapolis IN)
  • Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure (Coral Gables FL)
  • Disney On Ice : 100 Years of Magic (Johnstown PA)
  • Disney On Ice : Passport To Adventure (Toledo OH)
  • Disney On Ice: Princesses & Heroes (Columbus GA)
  • Disney On Ice: Rockin’ Ever After (Fresno CA)
  • Disney On Ice: Rockin’ Ever After (Stockton CA)
  • Dixie National Rodeo (Jaskson MS)
  • Dru Hill (Washington DC)
  • Elton John (Kanata ON)
  • Florida Georgia Line (Evansville IN, Tupelo MS)
  • Gabriel Iglesias (Cincinnati OH)
  • Gavin Degraw (Robinsonville MS, San Antonio TX)
  • George Strait (Arlington TX)
  • Il Divo (St. Louis MO)
  • Infected Mushroom (Wallingford CT, Washington DC, Chicago IL, Boston MA, Indianapolis IN)
  • Janeane Garofalo & Greg Behrendt (San Francisco CA)
  • Jason Aldean (University Park PA, Hamilton ON)
  • Jay Leno (Detroit MI)
  • Joel Osteen (Tallahassee FL)
  • Journey and Steve Miller Band (Scranton PA, Noblesville IN, Mansfield MA, Atlanta GA, Hollywood CA, Denver CO, Kansas City MO, Bristow VA, Saratoga Springs NY, Camden NJ, Chula Vista CA, Albuquerque NM, Wheatland CA, Tinley Park IL)
  • Kansas City Royals (2014 Spring Training)
  • Kid Rock (Thackerville OK)
  • Lady Antebellum (Columbus OH, Fresno CA)
  • Lady Gaga (New York NY)
  • Luke Bryan (Mismarck ND, Omaha NE, Fargo ND)
  • Michael Buble (New York NY)
  • MLS Cup Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake (Kansas City KS)
  • moe. (Cleveland OH, Pittsburgh PA)
  • Monster Jam (Albuquerque NM, Memphis TN, Bismarck ND, Florence SC)
  • NFL Pro Bowl (Honolulu HI)
  • One Direction (Houston TX, El Paso TX, Arlington TX, Miami FL, Glendale AZ, Nashville TN, Pasadena CA, East Rutherford NJ, Tampa FL, Atlanta GA, Charlotte NC, Toronto ON, New Orleans LA, Foxborough MA, Philadelphia PA, Chicago IL, St Louis MO, San Antonio TX, Washington DC)
  • Prince (Uncasville CT)
  • Sesame Street Live : Elmo Makes Music (Boston MA, Bethlehem PA, University Park PA)
  • Sesame Street Live: Can’t Stop Singing (Cedar Rapids IA, Rochester NY)
  • Sesame Street Live: Make A New Friend (Laredo TX, Oklahoma City OK)
  • Texas Rangers (2014 Spring Training)
  • The Band Perry (Bangor ME)
  • The Chieftans (New York NY)
  • Datsik (Wallingford CT, Norfolk VA, Richmond VA)
  • The Fresh Beat Band (San Jose CA)
  • tobyMac (Kennewick WA, Seattle WA)
  • UFC on Fox (Chicago IL)
  • WAC Basketball Championships (Las Vegas NV)
  • Willie Nelson (Macon GA)
  • Wiz Khalifa (Anchorage AK)
  • WWE Live Oakland CA, University Park PA, Providence RI, Omaha NE, San Jose CA)

One Direction Heads to NY, NJ and Hershey PA – Tickifieds Top 10

Top Events Week 26 (6/19/2013 to 6/26/2013)

onedirection1.  One Direction

What a year it has been for One Direction!  1D Concert ticket demand has been through the roof and is only getting stronger as they make their way across the US.  Next up, One Direction will be hitting Jones Beach in NY, East Rutherford NJ and Hershey PA.

2.  Taylor Swift

TSwift is still in canada but that has not stopped her from holding onto the #2 spot in this weeks top 10.  Taylor will be returning to the good ole USA on Saturday July 6th for a sold out show at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh PA.

3.  Justin Bieber

The Biebs continues his strong showing this week and moves up a spot to #3.  After wrapping up his tour dates on the West Coast, Justin Bieber will be headed to Oklahoma City, Dallas Texas, and Omaha Nebraska.

4.  Jack Johnson

Fans of the chill-axing sounds of Jack Johnson will be in for a treat this fall.  JJ will be hitting the road begining in September to play a series of concert in intimate settings.  His most popular tour dates include Washington DC, Upper Darby PA and Seattle WA.

5.  The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival

Dave Chapelle is returning to comedy with the Flight of the Conchords for the 2013 Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival.  This show is generating quite a buzz and is selling out large outdoor venues across the country.  Hot shows right now include Woodlands Pavillion, Fiddlers Green Amphitheater and the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater in Tinley Park IL.

6.  Queens of the Stone Age

QOTSA is bringing back alternative rock to the mainstream.  Not only is their latest album “…Like Clockwork” top the rock charts but their 2013 tour is one of the hottest tickets right now.  Popular QOTSA shows include Riverbend, Red Rocks and Stage AE in Pittsburgh.

7.  WWE Money in the Bank

World Wrestling Entertainment’s next pay per view event, Money in the Bank, is drawing heavy interest with a lineup that includes WWE Champion John Cena vs. Mark Henry, World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Dolph Ziggler, Money in the Bank All-Stars and Chris Jericho vs. Ryback.  WWE Money in the Bank will take place on 7/14/2013 in Philadelphia.

8.  John Mayer and Phillip Phillips

Music fans looking for a laid back outdoor concert to attend this summer seem to be gravitating toward John Mayer and Phil Phillips this year.  Normally this spot would be reserved for the Dave Matthews Band but these two have seemed to carve out their own niche.  Popular shows include Red Rocks, Milwaukee Summerfest and Bethel Woods.

9.  The Avett Brothers

The Avett Brothers recently announced a slew of shows for a fall tour.  They got a nice bunch in interest from the announcement with tickets going on sale on Friday.  Hot shows include the UIC Pavillion in ChicagoDarlings Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor and Sleep Country Amphitheater in Ridgefield.

10.  Mumford and Sons

The extremely popular bluegrass jam-band Mumford and Sons recently announced a 13-date tour that kicks off in August.  The tour includes four rescheduled shows that they were forced to postpone after Ted Dwane was diagnosed with blood clot on his brain.  All seems well for the band now.

 

One Direction Surges During 2013 U.S. Tour – Tickifieds Top 10

1d tour informationTop Events Week 25 (6/13/2013 to 6/19/2013)

1. One Direction

One Direction has officially kicked off their 2013 US tour and tickets are in as big of demand as ever.  Next up for 1D include tour stops in popular cities like Raleigh, Washington DC, Philadelphia and Boston (Mansfield).

2. Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift is as hot as ever even though see will be stuck up in Canada during the rest of June.  Ms. Swift will have shows in Winnipeg, Edmonton (2) and Vancouver.

3. Jack Johnson

Surf rocker Jack Johnson recently announced plans for his Fall 2013 From Here To Now To You Tour.  Fans of his chill music are already eager to buy tickets to his shows all schedule for intimate venues.  Popular venues include the Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, PA and the E. J. Thomas Hall in Akron, OH

4.  Justin Bieber

It seems Justin Bieber has been in the news for the wrong reasons lately but that has not stopped his fans gobbling up tickets. Next week the Biebs will be in California (San Diego, Los Angeles (2),  and San Jose much to the delight of west coast Beliebers.

5.  Michael Buble

Interest in Michael Buble tickets continues to be strong and steady despite the fact that his 2013 tour doesn’t begin until September.  Buble’s most popular shows include Sunrise Florida, Seattle and Atlanta.

6.  Miami Heat vs San Antonio Spurs

Man, what an epic NBA finals the Miami Heat vs San Antonio Spurs series has been.  After the Heat came back and beat the Spurs in game 6, it all comes down to a game 7 showdown in Miami.  The game will happen tomorrow (Thursday 6/20) and will be must see TV unless you are one of the lucky to get a ticket to the game.

7.  Drake

R&B star Drake recently announced his fall 2013 tour that will hit 41 cities  throughout North America.  The ‘Would You Like A Tour?’ tour will help promote his new album Nothing Was The Same due out sometime later this year.  Joining Drake on tour will be Miguel and Future.  Most popular tour stops include Boston and Dallas.

8.  San Francisco 49ers

Not sure why, but the San Francisco 49ers had a really strong week in terms of ticket searches.  Its not secret that the 49ers a probably the early favorites for the Super Bowl, but we are still several weeks away from the opening of training camp.  If this early interest is any indication, 49ers tickets will be one hot item this season!

9.  Justin Timberlake

It’s been a while since we have heard from JT, but Justin Timberlake is still garnering attention with his 2013 Legends of the Summer Tour with Jay Z and his solo 20/20 World  Tour.  His hottest shows include Chicago (Soldier Field), Miami (Sun Life Stadium) and Montreal (Bell Centre)

10.  Blackhawks vs Bruins Stanley Cup Finals

The showdown of these original six teams has lived up to the hype.  Every game has been close thus far and the series is currently tied at 2 games a piece.  Game 5 will be in Chicago on Saturday 6/22 with Game 6 returning to Boston on Monday 6/24.

One Direction Invades the U.S. – Tickifieds Top 10

Top Events Week 24 (6/5/2013 to 6/12/2013)

1. One Direction

Tomorrow is the big day for many One Direction fans – they arrive in the US to embark on their 2013 Tour.  First up is Sunrise FL on 6/13, then off to Miami, Louisville, Columbus, Nashville and Atlanta.

2. Nine Inch Nails

Trent Reznor is back with his band Nine Inch Nails and will embark on their Tension 2013 Tour.  The popular industrial rock band has not tour in a few years and sales are expected to be strong.  Presale NIN tickets are already available and popular shows include Boston (10/11), Phoenix (11/9) and Pittsburgh (10/8).

3. Stanley Cup Finals

The 2013 Stanley Cup Finals get started tonight with the Chicago Blackhawks hosting the Boston Bruins in Game #1.  These 2 “Original Six” hockey teams have huge fans bases and tickets prices are the highest they have ever been.  Game 2 will take place on Saturday 6/15 in Chicago, with Game 3 and 4 in Boston.

4.  Taylor Swift

Even though Taylor Swift is currently out touring north of the border in Canada, ticket searches for Taylor Swift remain high.  Miss Swift will return to the US in July with shows in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and East Rutherford.

5. NBA Finals

What a series the 2013 NBA Finals is turning out to be.  While many thought the Miami Heat would have their way with an aging San Antonio team, the Spurs find themselves up 2-1.  With Games 4 and 5 in San Antonio, the Miami Heat will have their work cut out for them.  Regardless, this series is turning into an instant classic!

6.  Hunter Hayes

The young budding country music star is showing that he has some staying power as he comes in at #6 this week.  Popular shows this week include Grand Prairie TX and Detroit MI.

7.  Portugal vs Brazil Soccer

Soccer fans in the Boston area are excited to see two of the top soccer clubs in the world square off at Gillette Stadium this fall.  The international friendly, Brazil vs Portugal, will happen on 9/9/2013 and tickets are already available!

8.  USA vs Panama Soccer

Yet another international soccer match makes our top ten this week.  The U.S. National Soccer team will be taking on Panama on 6/11/2013 in Seattle as part of the World Cup Qualifier.

9.  Kinky Boots

If you tuned into the 67th Tony Awards you would know the hit musical Kinky Boots was nominated for an impressive 13 awards.   The ended up taking home 6 awards including the highly coveted “Best Musical”.  Kinky Boots will be playing the historic Hirschfeld Theatre in New York through December.

10.  Firefly Music Festival

The 2013 Firefly Music Festival will feature a star studded lineup including the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Vampire Weekend, and Foster the People- just to name a few.  The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway will be rocking come next weekend (6/21 to 6/23) for this 3 day festival!

 

1D Fends off Taylor Swift and Hunter Hayes– Tickifieds Top 10

Top Events Week 23 (5/28/2013 to 6/4/2013)

1. One Direction

T-minus 9 days until One Direction lands on U.S. soil to play the first of their sold out concerts.  First up is Sunrise Florida and the BB&T Center on 6/13/2013.

Jake Bugg has conquered the UK and will be looking to do the same here with his first US tour this summer and fall.

Jake Bugg has conquered the UK and will be looking to do the same here with his first US tour this summer and fall.


2.  Taylor Swift

T-Swift came up a bit short in her bid to unseat the reigning champion One Direction.   Tayor Swift will be out in Canada for the next couple of weeks before heading back to the state to resume her Red Tour.

3.  Hunter Hayes

For the second week in a row, Hunter Hayes comes in at #3. This time the buzz is even stronger as Mr. Hayes recently announced his fall “Let’s Be Crazy” tour dates.  Popular shows include 8/11 in Billings, 11/2 in Greensboro and 12/6 in Kansas City.

4.  Jake Bugg

Another youngster to make the Tickifieds Top 10 – Jake Bugg.  The 19 year old often compared to Bob Dylan has already had a pretty remarkable career in his native England, is just now getting regular airplay in the US.  Jake Bugg is certainly someone to watch!  Hot shows include 9/17 in New York, 9/21  in Chicago and 9/18 in Boston.

5.  Michael Buble

We had thought the surge on interest in Michael Buble concerts had came and passed.  However, this week Mr. Buble came in at a respectable #5.  Hot concerts right now include Buffalo NY 9/24, Philadelphia 9/21 and  Los Angeles 9/29.

6.  Dave Matthews Band

With most schools just about out for summer, many youngsters are looking to snag summer concert tickets.  Nothings says summer concerts quite like DMB.   Popular upcoming shows include 7/12 at Riverbend, 7/23 at the Wharf and 7/5 at Alpine Valley.

7.  The Lumineers

The Lumineers recently announced their 2013 Fall Tour with Nathaniel Rateliff & Dr. Dog.  The tour will kick off at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado on 9/14 and will extend through October.  Other popular shows include 10/4 in St. Louis and 9/22 in Portland.

8.  Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks pulled off a stunning comeback against the Detroit Red Wings to advance to the NHL Eastern Conference Finals against the LA Kings.  The Hawks are up 2-0 in the series and are just 2 wins from getting back to the Stanley Cup finals.

9.  Mindless Behavior

Mindless Behavior is the latest in the seemingly long line of boy bands to make a splash on the Tickifieds Top 10.  Mindless Behavior will kick off their summer tour on 7/3 with a show at the Bob Hope Theater in Stockton CA.  Other popular shows include 7/9 in KC, 7/14 in Greensboro and 7/25 in Baltimore.

10.  Miami Heat

The Miami Heat squeaked out a series win over the Indiana Pacers and will face the San Antonio Spurs in the 2013 NBA Finals.  Despite the fact that Heat look really vulnerable with the Big 3 reverting back to the Big 1, demand for Heat tickets are strong.  Probably because this may be about it for the current Heat bunch.