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Grateful Dead

Sets pay-per-view record

26 Jul, 2015

The Grateful Dead’s five-night Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead farewell concerts breaks pay-per-view records with 400,000 subscriptions, grossing $52.2 million in ticket sales. The PPV package included footage from the band’s Levi Stadium shows (attended by a total of 151,650 fans) and the Soldier Field shows (attended by 210,283 people). The collection of live broadcasts now holds the record for the largest syndication of a live music event ever.