How old were you when you discovered your favorite band?
A new study suggests you were barely out of middle school. According to a survey from online ticket seller TickPick, the average person was 13 when they remember hearing their favorite band for the first time.
So what influences our musical tastes? 66% said their friends, followed by radio or movies. And 48% say an older sibling introduced them to “music their parents wouldn’t have approved of”.
How old were you when you discovered your favorite band? Why do you think we tend to latch on to the music we discover as teenagers?