It’s no wonder our parents told us to become doctors and lawyers. Being a rockstar is anything but easy in this financial climate. A new article in the NYT reports that 2010 tour sales have reached levels so low that many artists are opting to cancel shows entirely. Many claim this is due to musicians trying to recoup lost record sales through higher ticket prices. However, consumers are choosing not to buy anything at all. Unless it’s a lady gaga ticket – but really, can you blame them?