Surely it says something about the quality of a performance when the middle finger of one's sidekick gets more attention during the biggest gig of your career than you do. But even if Madonna's Super Bowl set was a little ... lackluster, there's no doubting that she's put on some of the most extravagant shows in pop history. And it's a safe bet that when she brings the caravan 'round to KeyArena on Oct. 2 to promote her forthcoming record, MDNA, the show will be one of special magnificence. Even if nobody gives the crowd the bird.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday via LiveNation.com.