The World's Most Famous Arena will live up to its nickname this week as it sets to host the likes of David Gilmour, Journey and Santana, and monthly resident Billy Joel through Friday. Gilmour and Joel will make up three of this week's most expensive concerts and join Justin Bieber and Sir Paul McCartney on TicketIQ's weekly list below:
4/15/16 Billy Joel @ Madison Square Garden | Avg. Price: $588.60 | Get-in: $195
The Piano Man returns to Midtown Manhattan for his record-breaking 28th consecutive show at Madison Square Garden this Friday. According to Joel's official website tickets are sold out, and as it stands now Billy Joel tickets on the secondary market for the MSG gig are averaging $588.60. The cheapest available ticket is listed for $195. Joel has scheduled dates there each month through December and is expected to announce MSG shows into 2017 later this year.
4/13/16 Justin Bieber @ Philips Arena | Avg. Price: $435.29 | Get-in: $98
Justin Bieber continues to generate massive resale demand across his Purpose World Tour, which continues in North America through July. He'll hit Philips Arena in Atlanta for two shows on Tuesday and Wednesday. Justin Bieber tickets in Atlanta are more expensive for Wednesday's show, where the average price is $435.29 and the get-in price is $98. Tuesday's gig currently owns a secondary market average of $282.48 and the get-in price starts from $104.
4/12/16 David Gilmour @ Madison Square Garden | Avg. Price: $345.03 | Get-in: $107
A two-night stay in Manhattan is on the ledger for iconic musician and former Pink Floyd frontman David Gilmour, who rocks The Garden on Monday and Tuesday night. He'll play his more expensive gig on Tuesday night, where David Gilmour tickets on the secondary market average $345.03 and the cheapest ticket is $107. The two MSG shows will be Gilmour's final U.S. tour dates this year.
4/13/16 Paul McCartney @ Save Mart Center | Avg. Price: $326.94 | Get-in: $111
Paul McCartney begins his One on One Tour in Fresno, CA this Wednesday when he plays Save Mart Center. The former Beatle is posting big demand for opening show in California, where Paul McCartney tickets on TicketIQ average $326.94 and the get-in price is $111. The One on One Tour continues in the U.S. and Canada through early May, making nine more stops along the way. Following an extensive leg in Europe in May and June, three more North American gigs are scheduled in July and August.
4/11/16 David Gilmour @ Madison Square Garden | Avg. Price: $325.05 | Get-in: $115
Gilmour will begin brief residency at Madison Square Garden tonight, where the average resale price for tickets is $325.05 and the get-in price starts from $115. He'll embark on an extensive European run between June and July before playing four consecutive shows at London's Royal Albert Hall in September.