Music·Posted on Jun 26, 202119 Things That I Seriously Miss About Concerts (And Can't Wait To Have Back In My Life Again)Take me to the nearest concert.by Michele BirdBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink I never knew how much concerts really meant to me until I didn't have them anymore. View this photo on Instagram @alt1053sf / Via instagram.com And now that they're finally on the horizon, there's no way I'll be missing out on any tour that's coming soon. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF MTV / Via giphy.com As I countdown the days to head back to the music venues I love the most, I've rounded up some of the things I've missed since concerts have been on hiatus. Check them out below: 1. To start, I've missed the rush that comes with trying to get the best tickets for that one band you've been dying to see. Phil Dent / Redferns Floor? Yes, please! 2. And that exciting anticipation as you wait for the show day to finally come. View this photo on Instagram @alt1053sf / Via instagram.com 3. Planning a trip to another city for the sole reason of attending a concert. Sergione Infuso - Corbis / Corbis via Getty Images Because why not? 4. Jamming out to a playlist of your favorite songs as you head to the venue. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nickelodeon / Via giphy.com 5. Standing in line for what seems like hours on end to make sure you can lockdown a spot at the barricade. Tim Mosenfelder / Getty Images 6. That feeling of happiness when you walk into the venue for the very first time. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC / Via giphy.com 7. Having access to exclusive merch you can only find on tour. 𝐩 👽📻 @magarizz imagine a world where i could afford all the tickets and band merch i could ever dream of 07:15 PM - 16 Jun 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @magarizz 8. And how about those overpriced beers or food? I mean, it's pretty much impossible to resist. scott @thescottlewis could really go for a $14 concert beer right now 12:00 AM - 03 May 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @thescottlewis 9. Discovering new bands during the opening acts. Tim Mosenfelder / Getty Images 10. That endless epic energy of being part of a live crowd. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Paramount Pictures / Via giphy.com 11. Watching the crazy antics of mosh pits right before your eyes. Corey Perrine / Getty Images 12. Or having the chance to crowdsurf to the front of the stage. Corey Perrine / Getty Images 13. Getting the opportunity to meet your favorite bands at the merch table. View this photo on Instagram @vanswarpedtour / Via instagram.com 14. Hearing that song you love in person for the first (or millionth time). Timothy Norris / Getty Images for Live Nation 15. Singing along to every lyric. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nickelodeon / Via giphy.com 16. Being one of the few to snag a playlist or guitar pick once the band walks off stage. View this photo on Instagram @famous_burro / Via instagram.com 17. Or how about being lucky enough to watch the show from side stage for the best view ever? View this photo on Instagram @falloutboy / Via instagram.com 18. That post-concert high that you only get if you've ever been part of a live audience. View this photo on Instagram @neckdeepuk / Via instagram.com 19. Finally, I can't wait to be surrounded by the community of fans that love the music as much as I do. Corey Perrine / Getty Images What have you missed about concerts the most? Let us know in the comments!