The Economics of Music Festivals: Who’s Getting Rich, Who’s Going Broke?

musicThe Economics of Music Festivals: Who’s Getting Rich, Who’s Going Broke?
Nothing better exemplifies this than Coachella, the crown jewel among destination music festivals, a sort of spring break for music lovers. Three days of music, over 150 bands, repeated over two weekends (the second week starts on Friday) featuring a …
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The ten best summer music festivals in Colorado
A Colorado summer can be short, but there are plenty of ways to make it sweet, especially if you pack it with as many festivals, road trips and patios as possible. We’ve picked out ten music festivals sure to give you the flavor of the state’s musical …
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Are corporate music festivals killing local venues?
I saw another side of the live music business as the former director of operations at a mid-sized concert venue. We weren’t large enough to host performance acts in their prime, for the most part; the superstars of their time played amphitheaters and high …
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Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Just Broke Another Huge Global Box Office

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Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Just Broke Another Huge Global Box Office
Arnold has only been able put together a $ 112 million Chinese box office. That’s nothing to sneeze at – especially when compared to the business that the film did here in the United States – but it does go to show that slow and steady does win the race.
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Box Office: Katti Batti Is A Major Theatrical Flop For Imran Khan And Kangana
Katti Batti has not done well at all at the Box Office. Though the opening day was decent, the weekend didn’t show any momentum whatsoever. The picture was clear there and then that the word of mouth for the film wasn’t positive. This reflected on …
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Friday Box Office: ‘Everest’ Scores Big On Big Screens, Emily Blunt’s ‘Sicario
Whether or not that buzz translates into box office when the film goes wide is an open question, but it can’t hurt. Anyway, the picture earned $ 133,810 Friday which sets the stage for a $ 455k weekend and a superb $ 75k per-screen-average. The picture …
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