Achieving longevity in the fickle world of pop music requires a boatload of talent and the ability to intimidate rival acts by steering really big boats into their beach houses. Get steamrolled by immutable music with today’s GrouponLive deal: for $36, you get one ticket to see Britney Spears' Femme Fatale tour at the XL Center on Tuesday, August 9, at 7 p.m. (a $56.50 value before fees, or up to a $71.50 value online, including all Ticketmaster fees). Doors open at 6 p.m. Seating is located sections 200–203 or 216–219 and is assigned at the box office during ticket pickup on a first-come, first-served basis. In order to sit together, groups must redeem their Groupons together.
Britney Spears hurtles back into the earth’s stratosphere, pulling out all the stops, raising roofs, and dousing all of mankind’s melancholia in glitter and beatitude on her fiery Femme Fatale tour. From Mouseketeer to multifaceted entertainer, Britney Spears has seared dance floors throughout her career with infectious sonic shrapnel while soothing countless ears scarred by the sound of exploding chalkboards. Unleashing fresh cuts dripping with danceable dubstep beats and tireless techno melodies, the Femme Fatale tour shares its stagecoach with a lineup of glam girl-powered acts. Spunky rhyme funambulist Nicki Minaj opens the show to round out a night stuffed with golden throats, brick-thick beats, and floor-shaking choreography that will undoubtedly awaken the center’s downstairs neighbors.