The team go over this article that David read a couple of days ago that talks about what touring bands should do when they play a show. John and Kevin give their opinion and tips as promoters.
1. Be prepared to play!
-Don’t take too long setting up and tearing down.
-Have all your equipment tuned up and ready to go.
2.Load in Quickly and Breakdown even faster.
3.Do not engage in cringe banter on stage.
– If talking infront of a crowd isn’t your thing, then don’t worry about it.
play your music and move on.
4.Do not over stay your welcome.
-Don’t take forever to unload your stuff off the stage.
5.The touring band should be put 2nd to last or in between a set.
6. The touring band should keep all the money.
-Listen to the podcast to hear John’s response as a promoter.