This week in metal, hard rock, and classic rock features a wide range of acts. On the 17th John Mellencamp will be at the Chicago Theatre while the Pierce the Veil and Sleeping with Sirens tour stops at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. On February 18th, 80’s icon Billy Idol will be at the Wiltern in Los Angeles, California. On the 20th te brutal tour of Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth will play the House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois while on the 22nd Nickelback and The Pretty Reckless will be at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada.
2/18 John Mellencamp at the Chicago Theatre - Avg. Ticket Price $200.54 | Get-in: $43
John Mellencamp will be at the Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois this week on the 17th & 18th. The average ticket price for this show goes for $200.54 but fans will be able to find tickets for as low as $43. The roots rocker most known for his hit singles “Hurts So Good” and “Jack and Diane” put out Plain Spoken last fall, Mellencamp’s 22nd overall.
2/22 Nickelback & The Pretty Reckless at the Air Canada Centre - Avg. Ticket Price $195.67 | Get-in: $47
Alternative rock band Nickelback will play the Air Canada Centre in Toronto this week on the 22nd. The average ticket price for this show is $195.67 but the lowest get-in price is $47. The band last put out No Fixed Address in 2014. The Pretty Reckless will also join Nickelback on this show. The band led by actress Taylor Momsen put out Going to Hell last year. The tour will also stop in London, Ontario at the Budweiser Gardens on the 21st.
2/18 Billy Idol at the Wiltern - Avg. Ticket Price $167.36 | Get-in: $57
Billy Idol will be at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, California this week on the 18th. The show has an average ticket price of $167.36 and a lowest get-in price of $57. The punk singer known for his blonde spiked hair and trademark lip curl, put out Kings & Queens of the Underground in 2014. Idol most known for his 80’s hits “Rebel Yell” and “Dancing With Myself” will also play the Wiltern again on the 19th before heading to Las Vegas for a show at the Cosmopolitan.
2/17 Pierce the Veil & Sleeping with Sirens at Hammerstein Ballroom - Avg. Ticket Price: $81.66 | Get-in: $60
Post-hardcore bands Pierce the Veil and Sleeping with Sirens will stop at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City this week on the 17th. The show has an average ticket price of $81.66 though fans can find tickets with prices as low as $60. Pierce the Veil have a new record in the works due out sometime this year while Sleeping with Sirens will release Madness next month. After this show in NYC the tour heads south with show in Silver Spring, Maryland at the Fillmore on the 18th, Richmond at The National on the 20th, and The Fillmore in Charlotte on the 21st.
2/20 Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth at the House of Blues Chicago - Avg. Ticket Price $66.57 | Get-in: $49
Metal bands Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth will be at the House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois this week on the 20th. The show has an average ticket price of $66.57, with the lowest get-in price of $49. Cannibal Corpse last released their 13th record A Skeletal Domain last year as did Behemoth with their latest LP The Satanist. This brutal tour which includes opening acts Aeon and Tribulation will stop at the Egyptian Room in Indianapolis, Indiana.