1. The Cashed-up Groupie
This is probably the greatest change in the dynamic between musicians and groupies – crowdfunding. It’s impossible to tell how it would have gone down in 1979 if KISS asked their fans to fund the production and printing of Rock and Roll Over, especially if Aerosmith continued to fund their albums the regular way.
Now fans lunge at the opportunity to feel like the own a piece of their favourite artist’s latest projects