The music industry in particular suffered from a lack of in-person gatherings during the pandemic. Without concerts, many artists had to pivot in order to reach their fan base and continue making money.
Live music has been hit as hard as any industry. Not just stadium tours but at every level down to open mic nights in small bars. Live music is an experience, not a commodity, and pent-up demand for a good time means we can expect a surge once it’s safe for large gatherings.