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Hey it's actually department needs box -- on one basic faces -- Kid rock the big picture here on this summer explain dollar tickets what was your main motivation in doing.
It was it was still it was a few years ago is watching the price T shirts sell content for 3540 dollars which I'm sure anybody's tend to show -- what -- -- And have a -- company made Detroit.
-- become a note.
What what -- -- cost and get a -- in American made content made and sell it to the fans -- of this rip off 354 hours.
We have per head number that would make every side banners means that the economy -- all all -- to twenty dollars.
And people respond -- twice as many shares in -- that same per cap every night since -- basically -- money money so what can we do this concert tickets.
So I approach live nation about 220 dollar towards.
Spousal craziness -- and I'm not done that now that I wanna do for dollar twelve ounce Beers cheap parking.
-- partnered up with us and you get a ticket -- -- no service -- which twenty dollars -- Outdoor and go to Ticketmaster five blocks and still.
-- happy about them charging 25% ticket price for their service I think that's outrageous but you know and Chad do that in future.
Didn't get free coffee week.
Just try to make -- you know the most enjoyable experience for very fair price by try to by twenty that was trying to make a big statement sense.
You know this is crazy Nancy's uncle crackers easy topic Kid Rock for twenty dollars -- -- cats there is no catch.
Yeah and explain -- the people are not in the industry what this means for an artist.
-- you what to do this what does this mean for you with the big risk on your part and the confidence that you have to have in your fans to show up.
While the first -- you know I don't taking care -- usually we -- -- up motors up like live nation for big money up front three for a program.
And just show up and then they have to determine whatever we say likes Britney Spears is -- when they not tonight.
Ticket prices obviously have to be huge to you know nobody is in the business losing money here.
Tom I said no -- -- -- -- team prices won't take anything up front that's -- I want to be rewarded for getting people in there.
So when that you -- the beer and popcorn hot dogs parking and my tickets and T shirts.
We put that big pot we'll split up in live nation -- argue about how we split up all the fans have to do know that they're getting great deal.
Yet and I think a while ago I may have caught up with you on a country red carpets that at some point when you're doing that -- you talked about slowing -- all night.
On how that -- -- -- -- -- Knowing where you going -- your third.
-- -- for a rainy day.
My son's -- -- -- -- third year college this year.
What is slow viral right and sickened more I don't know people wait for their forties kids -- out of the house nearly.
Rock and roll we wanna talk about the crew is why -- your cruise in ethic that.
-- charities is testament.
You know great fans that.
Mean they're -- are coordinating -- have a good time I don't think it -- shock to many people.
If I told them that when we sell -- concert venues that we shattered -- else.
Silly people keep these are working folks save all year long this is their case to go -- I'm accessible on -- my room and idle time.
You're also very involved in your community obviously in the -- in Detroit's -- plans to continue with that what's going talent that and they are involved politically too of course flattened.
Well the community always be involved just invest less field help people it does open up quite -- When people and help out foundation.
And do good things but I mean always do that it's.
It's win win I've I really believe it's -- cliche that we give Maurice even.
I'm living proof of that.
It's elitist if I wouldn't know I got into rock and roll -- my parents off in the establishment around.
I don't know politics did that so well I would again in two years ago.
-- does it make people upset this is the ball way more than any right role -- -- and let that being said I don't know man it's like you know.
I -- around it was a great actresses.
I mean if it was kind of mind blowing how decent man us.
And his wife and the emergence decent people -- -- and -- in eight.
He would think especially at pine mountain politics -- I truly believe in like that so.
Anecdotally that other people I don't I don't like seem like Bruce Springsteen or round it's easy you know.
Pump up their guys.
And I'm sure people don't like it when I do either -- And it was on the compact way and -- -- music I try to do that with the -- -- just -- limits on cast you know so much support without.
-- them off too much.
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