Fans of electronic dance music are very social consumers before, during and after a concert, according to data from Eventbrite. This could have big implications for the genre -- from ticketing platforms to marketing.

The San Francisco-based online ticketing service found that EDM fans are more likely than fans of other genres to use social media to learn about events, by a 67%-to-40% margin. The company also found that EDM fans move in herds: 78% say they are likely to attend an event if their peers attend, compared with 43% of fans in general.

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