After a few weeks out of the spotlight, One Direction regains that Tickifieds Top 10 Throne. However, it could be somewhat short-lived if rock legends the Rolling Stones have anything to say about it. The Stones recently announced plans to tour the US this summer and tickets just went on sale today. Considering the Stones really only had 1 day of search traffic, coming in at number 2 this week is pretty impressive.
Also new to the list this week are some NBA basketball teams. With the 2013 regular season rapidly coming to a close, now is the time to start marketing NBA playoff tickets. High on sports fans wish list thus far are the upstart LA Clippers and the defending NBA Champion Miami Heat.
Let’s take a look at this week’s list….
Top Events Week 13 (4/1/2013 to 4/8/2013)
1. One Direction
With the NCAA Tournament now complete, One Direction has resume their rightful place atop the Tickifieds standings. Popular shows this week include Dallas 7/22, Wantagh (Jones Beach) 6/29 and Tinley Park 7/13.
2. Rolling Stones
Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones recently announced plans to hit the road in 2013 to celebrate 50 years of rockin’ out! The 50 and Counting tour is generating a lot of buzz which is understandable as it might be the last opportunity to see the legendary band. Popular stops on the tour include 3 shows in Chicago 5/12, Las Vegas 6/28 and Boston 6/12.
3. Los Angeles Clippers
The Clippers are looking mighty good these days and have clearly eclipsed the Lakers. With playoff tickets on sale now, Clippers fans are eager to get things started.
4. Honda Civic Tour
5. Toby Keith
Beer drinkers rejoice, Toby Keith is coming to a town near you this summer. Join Toby on the 2013 Hammer Down Tour will be fellow country artist Kip Moore. Popular shows include Bristow VA 8/24, Cincinnati 6/14 and Pittsburgh 6/15.
6. Jonas Brothers
If you hadn’t had enough of the boy bands lately, the Jonas Brothers are making a comeback. The Bros. will be out touring to promote a new album due out sometime this summer. Popular with Jonas Brothers fans are the meet and greet passes and shows in Cincinnati (Riverbend), Darien Lake and Toronto.
7. Miami Heat
The Miami Heat are fresh off a historic winning streak and are gearing up for the 2013 NBA Playoffs. They should be able to breeze through the Eastern Conference with a little challenge from the likes of the NY Knicks and Indiana Pacers.
8. Luke Bryan
Country music star Luke Bryan is having a pretty good year. His 2013 Dirt Road Diaries Tour is selling like gangbusters and he just took home the Male Entertainer of the Year Award at the Academy of Country Music Awards. He’s also on the 2013 Country Megaticket circuit- Hot shows for Luke Bryan include Atlanta 7/14, Saratoga Springs 8/25 and Hartford 5/31.
9. 2013 Lollapalooza
Lollapalooza 2013 tickets recently went on sale and quickly sold out. Not surprising as the lineup is absolutely loaded. Schedule to perform are The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix, Vampire Weekend, Queens of the Stone Age, The Lumineers, Kendrick Lamar, Eric Church and many more.
10. Depeche Mode
This top 10 list is compiled from internal search data from Tickifieds.com and organic traffic from search engines. Search terms are ranked by using a combination of both sources of search data.