How To Get Your First Roadie or Concert Technician Job... 20 Replies

Depending on the size of a live concert tour, many "roadies", also known as "techs" or "Concert Technicians"  are employed behind the scenes to produce a successful show. Have you ever gone to a concert and wondered, "how do they get this whole stage set up, and torn down in one day?" Typically, a live concert production arrives at the venue between 7 am and 12 noon and is ready for showtime at 7 pm. After the show, the entire production is loaded back into trucks and is headed off to another…Continue

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Started by Roadiejobs in Advice For Aspiring Roadies. Last reply by LK Hunsaker Oct 18, 2009.

Roadie Job Search Ideas... 10 Replies

Here are a few larger companies with areas of their websites dedicated to roadie related jobs such as event production, crew jobs, audo and lighting AV jobs, and cruise ship roadie jobs. These are employment pages where you can browse jobs, and send applications or resumes. AEG LIVE JOB SEARCH - Sports and entertainment promoterCIRQUE DU SOLEIL JOB SEARCH -…Continue

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Started by Roadiejobs in General Discussion Forum. Last reply by Speedy May 13, 2013.

Can You Describe An Average Day Working As A Roadie In The Concert Touring Industry? 13 Replies

What is your average work day like?Working in the Concert Touring Industry, you probably have one of the most interesting jobs in the world.  Let's hear about yours! Looking forward to your replies!Photo Credit: Mark Shane HatfieldContinue

Tags: Average Work Day, Job Description

Started by Roadiejobs in General Discussion Forum. Last reply by Kyle Simkins Apr 18, 2014.

What was your favorite tour? 35 Replies

Ever wondered who are the best Artists/Bands/Tours to work for?Tell us about the best tour you ever worked,and why it was so great.Looking forward to your replies!Photo Credit: Tim LawrenceContinue

Tags: Great, Favorite, Tour, Best

Started by Roadiejobs in General Discussion Forum. Last reply by david talbott Mar 28, 2014.

Do you prefer being a roadie in the United States Or Europe? 4 Replies

Where Do You Prefer Touring, United States or Europe?What are the main differences?What do you like or dislike about touring in Europe?What do you like or dislike about touring in "The States"?Looking forward to your replies!…Continue

Tags: Touring, United States, USA, Europe

Started by Roadiejobs in General Discussion Forum. Last reply by Travis M. Walat Jan 25, 2013.

What's it like being a roadie on a cruise ship? 30 Replies

Cruise ships employ many people in Music and Touring Industries.Let's hear from those of you who have done this type of work on cruise ships before.Is this something worth looking into?Looking forward to your replies! Continue

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Started by Roadiejobs in General Discussion Forum. Last reply by Luís Carlos Marciano Jr Aug 15, 2014.

Valentine J. Stewart
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Valentine J. Stewart is a Sound Engineer, pre and post-production, E-book writer. Master visionary, He takes it to the cutting edge in visionary whose Dedication, Determination and Drive developed as a film student where he cultivated, his gift of storytelling as an Editor through several production. Production credits include Nationally Broadcast Commercials, along the course of the last twenty-five years, Stewart has systematically revolutionized every aspect of popular culture: in promotionally with the immensely successful Artasight Productions; Since producing three History Maker documentaries for You Gotta Promotions. Valentine Stewart was one of sound engineers for a PBS program on the History of Baseball and its players from the Caribbean and Latin America. In television with HBO's "One Night Stand". Valentine had been a promotional industry professional since 1984. Recently he served as cameraman for Fox Sportsnet’s Preps, profiling the lives of high school basketball stars. He has worked on numerous productions including, Save the Last Dance, Hardball and The Watcher. He has also worked on many independent features: The Misanthrope (Winner, Special Jury Prize, South by Southwest Film Festival) and Dark (Best Picture, Urban World Film Festival). He is also the founder of his own promotion production company, You Gotta Promotion and Film Production™. In 1999 he interned at Emmis Broadcasting, followed by an internship with Island Def Jam Music Group in 2000. He then became a client coordinator for the National Video Center. Not only did he work in the urban promotion/video promotions department but also had the opportunity to work with several recording artist, along with creating promotional campaigns and coordinating promotional tours. Mr. Stewart has also worked as a freelance commercial writer for Discovery Network program affiliates. In addition he has served as an intern for dozens of television shows including the award winning PBS documentaries “Paul Robeson: Here I Stand” and “Porgy & Bess: An American Voice.” Also included in his credits is SHOWTIME’S “That’s Black Entertainment: A Century of Movies & Music.” Valentine J. Stewart is from Shaker Heights, Ohio and is a graduate of University of Phoenix. His extensive production experience includes writing and producing documentaries for the History Channel. Among the documentaries-- “Modern Marvels: The World Trade Center” that she co-produced and wrote with colleague Bob Petrella. The program was lauded by the New York Times and was the highest rated television show for the History Channel in 2001. He also wrote and produced, “Modern Marvels: Bullet Trains,” “Modern Marvels: The Chrysler Building,” and “Modern Marvels: The Overseas Highway.” The latter was one of the highest rated documentaries for the History Channel in 2003. Road work included Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus Up in Smoke Tour and Royal Carribean Cruise Limited currently working on his latest made for T.V Movie One for the road;" in the fashion industry Stewart has contributed his role such as URBAN and and in the community with Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation and the Hip Hop Summit Action Network
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Sound Tech
Video Tech
Lighting Tech
Production Assistant
client coordinator
promotional campaigns
freelance commercial writer
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Loves working on the road

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