Road crew
The road crew (or roadies) are the technicians or support personnel who travel with a band on tour, usually in sleeper buses, and handle every part of the concert productions except actually performin...
Sound system
Sound system may refer to:
Rigger (entertainment)
A rigger is one who works on ropes, booms, lifts, hoists and the like for a stage production (film, theater, live music, etc.).The term "rigger" originally referred to a person who attended to the rig...
Jack Warlitner
James Thomas 'Jack’ Warlitner, Jr. (September 9, 1925 - September 23, 2013) was the original head rigger for McManus Enterprises, a concert producer in the Philadelphia, PA area. He toured with many...
Splitter tour bus
Splitter tour buses (also known as splitter vans or splitter buses) are specially converted vehicles commonly used by bands to travel on tour. Their principal defining feature is a bulkhead placed hal...
Tour manager
A tour manager (or concert tour manager) is the person who helps to organize the administration for a schedule of appearances of a musical group (band) or artist at a sequence of venues (a concert tou...
M.O.D.
M.O.D. (Method of Destruction) is a crossover thrash band from New York City, fronted by Stormtroopers of Death vocalist Billy Milano. The band has been around for 29 years (minus one hiatus from 1997...
Hoxton Tom McCourt
'Hoxton' Tom McCourt (born 1961) is the former bassist and bandleader of punk rock/Oi! band, The 4-Skins. He was one of the most influential members of the skinhead revival of 1977 to 1978, the mod re...
Earthworks (company)
Earthworks is a professional audio equipment company founded by David E. Blackmer in the late 1980s after he left dbx to sell studio microphones, preamplifiers and studio reference monitors.Their prod...
Scott Caan
Scott Andrew Caan (born August 23, 1976) is an American actor. He currently stars as Detective Danny "Danno" Williams in the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0, for which he was nominated for a Golde...
Road manager
In the music industry, a road manager is a person who works with small to mid-sized tours (in terms of personnel involved, based on size of the production). Job responsibilities include (but are not l...
Roadie (film)
Roadie is a 1980 film directed by Alan Rudolph about a truck driver who becomes a roadie for a traveling rock and roll show. The film stars Meat Loaf and marks his first starring role in a film. Ther...
Alan Goodrick (Gimpo)
Alan Goodrick is usually known by his nom de guerre Gimpo. He is best known as a friend and collaborator of The KLF and the K Foundation. He filmed (and owns the print of) the Watch the K Foundation B...
Bill Cheatham
Bill Cheatham was a roadie for the original Stooges, and in 1970 joined the group on second guitar. Cheatham was a member during the time the band played at Ungano's Club in New York City from which t...
Kliph Scurlock
Kliph Scurlock (born June 16, 1973) is an American musician. He was the drummer for the alternative rock band The Flaming Lips from 2002 to 2014. He was born Clifton Thomas Scurlock in Topeka, Kansas...
Joseph L. Campbell
Joseph L. Campbell (aka The Legendary Red Dog) (March 27, 1942 - February 21, 2011) was a roadie for The Allman Brothers Band at different times over a thirty year span. He wrote "The Legendary Red Do...
Alex Paterson
Alex Paterson (also known as Dr Alex Paterson, born Duncan Alexander Robert Paterson on 15 October 1959 near Battersea in London) is an English musician and co-founder of ambient house group The Orb, ...
H2O (American band)
H2O is an American punk rock band formed in New York City in 1994.
While touring as a roadie for Sick of It All, Toby Morse would sometimes sing with the band during encores. In late 1994 Morse de...
Transplants (band)
Transplants is an American punk rock/rap rock supergroup. They formed in 1999 when Tim Armstrong (of the bands Rancid and Operation Ivy) played his friend and roadie Rob Aston some beats he had made u...
Soca Twins
Soca Twins is a Sound system from Berlin, Germany, with Franky Fire as DJ and Boone Chatta as MC. Being founded in 2002 they are the first Soca sound system from Germany.Soca Twins became known in the...
Ray Gange
Ray Gange (born 1957 or 1958) is a former actor from London, England, best known for his portrayal of the roadie who starred in the film Rude Boy. The film won various awards, but Gange did not contin...
King Banana
King Banana (since the middle of 2009 U-cee & The Royal Family), is a Bavarian reggae Band. The band was founded originally in June 1995, later other and other musicians joined. The repertoire enc...
Dag Nasty
Dag Nasty was a Washington D.C. melodic hardcore band formed in 1985 by guitarist Brian Baker of Minor Threat, drummer Colin Sears and bassist Roger Marbury, both of Bloody Mannequin Orchestra, and vo...
Todd Bowie
Todd Bowie is an American rock guitarist and technician who has played and toured with various bands during the 1990s and 2000s.
A former touring guitar technician and assistant to the Eagles, Joe...
Soundcheck
A soundcheck is the preparation that takes place before a concert, speech, or similar performance, when the performer and the sound crew run through a small portion of the upcoming show on the venue's...
Foldback (sound engineering)
Foldback is the use of rear-facing loudspeakers known as monitor speakers or stage monitors on stage during live music performances. The sound is amplified with power amplifiers or a public address sy...