How to Become a Band Roadie?

Answer Band roadies are known as the individuals who perform one or more duties to support a band; such as managing band equipment, acting as a personal assistant to the band members, driving the band to ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Become a Band Roadie

Do you have to go to school to become a roadie?

You don't have to go to school to become a roadie. Nirvana's Kurt Cobain, a high school dropout, became a roadie for the Aberdeen, Washington-based band The Melvins after the band refused to let hi... Read More »

How long does it take to become a roadie?

There are no set requirements for becoming a roadie. If you want to be a lighting, sound or instrument technician, it helps to complete a professional course on the required skills. If you want to ... Read More »

How to Work As a Roadie?

The term "roadie" encompasses many things - working as an instrument technician for a world-renowned artist, working as an Audio/Lighting Operator, or even being a loader or stage-hand. Whilst the ... Read More »

What Skills Do You Need to Be an MTV Roadie?

"Roadie" is a generalized term that refers to any technical person who works on a musical or theatrical production. A roadie can have a specific role within the crew, or they can do a collection of... Read More »