Motley Crue, Def Leppard’s Stadium Tour Makes Almost $5M Per Show

As Motley Crue and Def Leppard approach the last 12 dates of their joint North American "Stadium Tour" this summer, returns show the tour grossed an average of nearly $5 million per show in August. Get tickets here. The trek that started in June also features Poison, Joan Jett and Classless Act. Pollstar is a longtime live industry trade publication that tracks such numbers and…

Constructing the Perfect Rock Record

First, much respect to bands who meticulously construct their albums to provide a great listening experience. Albums can be sequenced thematically to help tell a story, or artists may simply choose to try to make things flow, finding the perfect balance of heavy and soft, making sure not to have…