Are you interested in catching a summer concert this season?
Be prepared to pay.
According to Rolling Stone the cost of music tours by big name brand artists has skyrocketed.
Pollstar, a concert company reports that tickets on average cost just over $96 dollars a pop.
But that's not it. When it comes to hard numbers, they add that "live market’s 2018 mid-year gross is a record-setting $2.21 billion, up $240 million (12 percent) fromlast year.