How many of you recall your
ﬁrst concert experience?
Piracy is the number #1 killer
of live concerts.
Live concerts are the lifeblood
of the industry.
Live concerts are important to both
artists and fans alike.
Why listen to me?
I’m currently a student at FSU
I have been studying music and
business since the 9th grade.
What I’d like for you to do
after this presentation:
Attend two concerts
This presentation will cover:
The importance of live concerts
What live concerts mean to artists
What live concerts mean to fans
Live concerts provide artists with:
Enables them to hear fan opinions
Build their careers off feedback
MGK announced during an interview
that his “Lace Up” album featured
“A mosaic of fan tattoos and artwork”
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As a fan of Young Jeezy,
and a witness to his comeup,
I find that seeing that artist
live leads to more respect
Live venues inspire, give hope to, and
make individuals feel good.
Often free venues, such as church concerts,
are an excellent way to become “calm, feel restored,
In my youth, I attended
a church that played
Overall Ticket Sales
$3 billion revenue
34.9 million tickets sold
Top 25 Tours of
Median Concert ticket sale gross:
I think I’ll go see a concert today.
Spend some money,
become one with the crowd,
and become a TRUE fan of
This is your brain on music
Step away from technology;
and into reality.
Would you pay to see a holographic concert?
Chances are 90% of you say no.
If so, then quit stealing music, and robbing not only artists