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Pony up for the veteran rockers’ retirement fund

JOHN INTINI May 10 2004
Books

Music

Pony up for the veteran rockers’ retirement fund

JOHN INTINI May 10 2004

Music

Pony up for the veteran rockers’ retirement fund

JOHN INTINI

Remember when getting into a concert didn’t cost you the Led Zeppelin shirt off your back? Those days are long gone. Concert ticket prices have skyrocketed in recent years, as many artists argue it’s the only way to make back some of the money lost to downloading. And yet a quick comparison of some of this summer’s biggest shows makes clear that it’s the aging rock stars (who made their fair share pre-Internet) who are the greatest offenders. JOHN INTINI