Music Tourism Generated $4.85 Billion in the UK Last Year…

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Last year music tourism generated £3.1 billion ($4.85 billion) in the UK, both directly and indirectly.

Music tourism generated £1.9 billion ($2.97 billion) directly.

Generally, music tourism numbers are growing across the board. 2012 was an off year, but besides that numbers have been rising.

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  1. Alabama Pipeline LX

    ‘ Terror Poet X ‘ Immortal– from a slave to my grave ; down with the dirty– grime work of the butcher clan up with the rising sun : From a slave boy to a terrorist on the run ; catch me if you can while I’m having fun ! In cell–units of 2 through the forest we go–: carrying duffle bag–sacks and the blood of the beheaded split by the aX. . .: your friendly neighborhood billionaire poet , Literati X. . .

  2. But

    But does this take out the amount paid to artists who are not UK residents? Fans pay for tickets, but much of that money does not stay in the local economy; artists take it home with them, and pay no taxes on it locally.