Chapter 9: Concerts and Touring

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About

In this chapter, entrepreneurial artists and bands tell the story of the live music industry.

Key Terms

Artist manager

Booking agent

Talent buyer/Promoter

Venue manager

Paper the house

Crowd funding

Ancillary revenue

Ticket scalper/broker

Primary and secondary ticket markets

Flashcards

Video

Marcie Allen Interview

Weblinks

Metrolopolis Ensemble
http://metropolisensemble.org/

Livestream
http://Livestream.com

Interview with Livestream co-founder
http://crunchbase.com/company/livestream

Root Music
http://RootMusic.com/

Marillion
http://marillion.com

StubHub
http://StubHub.com

Ticket Liquidator
http://TicketLiquidator.com

Pollstar
http://Pollstar.com

Ticket News
http://TicketNews.com

Smoking Gun
http://SmokingGun.com

Jill’s Next Record
http://JillsNextRecord.com

Future of Music, “Artist Revenue Study”
http://futureofmusic.org/article/research/artist-revenue-streams-resources.

Festival Outlook
http://Festival-outlook.consequenceofsound.net

NME
http://NME.com/festivals

Festival Searcher
http://FestivalSearcher.com

Article:
John Bowe, “The Music-Copyright Enforcers,” New York Times, August 6, 2010.
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/08/magazine/08music-t.html?pagewanted=all