A tale of sex, drugs, and rock'n'roll. Friendship and betrayal. Journey and redemption. Inspired by the true story of Rolling Stones founding member Ian Stewart, who was fired by the group's first manager because he didn't look like a rock star, Roadie vividly captures all the trials, tribulations, and rites of passage musicians go through as they climb the ladder of success. In the process, all the cruel realities of life in the fast lane are revealed, along with an international maelstrom of intrigue that ranges from the glitz of LA to the seedy underbelly of Amsterdam, and from the slopes of St. Moritz to the forbidding Scottish Highlands.
DownBeats are high fidelity hearing protectors that cut down the damaging noise that you don't want working on the gig. Our top pick.
Never get blamed for shit you didn't do on a gig again - With the Jedi Mind Trick Showcall Blacks, you will deflect all accusations! T-Shirts & Hoodies
A must read if you are a fan of Lemmy. Many people do not know that Lemmy started out as one of the roadies for Hendrix back in the day, he was one of us as can be sen in tributes he did like the iconic song "we are the road crew". Since Lemmy's passing, this has now become a must read.
The Truss features a direct injected midsole with an external stability chassis, an oil, acid and slip resisting industrial outsole, a durable toe bumper and external heel counter, an upper with easy-on pull ports, a moisture wicking TERRA-QORE® lining treated with CLEANFEET® and 200g ThinsulateTM insulation. The shoe has sole puncture protection with a Grade 1 Protective toe to withstand impacts of up to 125 joules and sole puncture protection designed to withsand a force of not less than 1200 Newtons; soles that provide resistance to electric shock that, at the point of manufacturing has electrical insulating properties to withstand 18,000 Volts and a leakage current not exceeding 1mA for 60 seconds. Includes a composite toe, composite plate and electrical shock resistantce.
Chippewa Boot Company has been an American tradition in outdoor lifestyle footwear since 1901. Chippewa boots are the highest quality choice for the person who wants only the best in rugged outdoor footwear. Superior components and craftsmanship go into the construction of every pair. So whether you wear Chippewa for function or fashion, Chippewa boots are built to stand the test of time and, with classic styling, they'll satisfy the most demanding and discriminating shopper.
Mackie CR3 3" Creative Reference Multimedia Monitors deliver studio-quality design and performance ideal for multimedia creation and entertainment. Built using only premium, high-performance components and featuring convenient front-panel controls, Mackie Creative Reference monitors deliver professional sound quality and features perfect for work, play and everything in between.
Automated Lighting: The Art and Science of Moving Light in Theatre, Live Performance and Entertainment continues to be the most trusted text for working and aspiring lighting professionals. Now in its second edition, it has been fully updated to include new advances in lamp sources such as LEDs and plasma lamps, automated and programmable displays, updates for managing color, and new methods for using electronics. Its clear, easy-to-understand language also includes enough detailed information for the most experienced technician and engineer.
Now in full color, this guide helps the lighting designer with all of the many creative and operational challenges you face. Providing respected and clear coverage of the process of programming automated lighting fixtures, Brad Schiller brings you from basic principles to pre-production preparations. Concepts, procedures, and guidelines to ensure a successful production are covered as well as troubleshooting, much needed information on work relationships, and of course all of the fun technology including LED lighting
The application of electricity for the theatre, concert stage, television studio, or any other production environment differs from that of a residence or commercial building. Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technician is the only reference on the market that covers these differences, explaining what entertainment electricians and technicians need to know and why. It not only reinforces the fundamentals of electricity, power distribution, and electrical safety, but also explains the latest developments in technology for the live entertainment professional and aspiring professional.
Anne E. McMills’ career extends across the vast landscape of the lighting world – from theatre (including Broadway and the West End) to television and theme parks to architecture, industrials, concerts, awards shows, dance, and opera. In addition to designing her own work, Anne works as an associate lighting designer assisting award-winning Broadway designers such as Brian MacDevitt, Howell Binkley, Peter Kaczorowski, Jason Lyons, David Lander, Brian Monahan, and Ken Billington.
"Stage Lighting Design" covers the complete history, theory and - above all - practice of lighting design. It contains 450 black and white half tones, 60 colour photos and innumerable diagrams, lighting plots etc. "Stage Lighting Design" is arranged in four sections: Design: the basic principles, illustrated with reference to specific productions; History: a brief survey of the historical development of stage lighting; Life: interviews with 14 other lighting designers, plus notes on Pilbrow's own career; and Mechanics: a vast section dealing with all the technical data today's designer will need.
In this newly revised second edition, veteran stage designers and technical directors Dennis Dorn and Mark Shanda introduce industry-standard drafting and designing practices with step-by-step discussions, illustrations, worksheets, and problems to help students develop and refine drafting and other related skills needed for entertainment set production work. By incorporating the foundational principles of both hand- and computer-drafting approaches throughout the entire book, the authors illustrate how to create clear and detailed drawings that advance the production process.
Widely adopted as a college textbook, "Stock Scenery Construction Handbook" is one of the easiest to use, and most complete manuals on scenery construction. It has over 200 full-page drawings showing construction techniques for every conceivable kind of stock scenery piece, from flats (plain ones, door units, hardwall, etc.), to platforms and step units (including two kinds of parallel platforms and even folding-brace stairs), to all kinds of soft goods like curtains and drops.The second edition added a chapter on paint.
Transforming an actor into a character for film or theater takes a great deal of skill, prowess, and creativity, and in this new edition, author Todd Debreceni empowers you with just those qualities. From his years of film, TV, and theatrical experience, he shows you tips and techniques that will have you applying your own makeup effects like a pro in no time.
Theatre and film frequently require replicas of three-dimensional objects built for actors to use. This book lays the groundwork for an artisan to determine what materials and techniques to use to build these props. Walking the reader through the various tools and techniques used in historical and contemporary prop-making, the author present a process for deciding the materials and methods to build any prop.
Item Type: Bracelet - Rock Gender: Mens Material:Stainless Steel Shape pattern:Wrench
This is a Stainless Steel Bangle Bracelet; Bracelet Size: diameter 70MM, width 9MM; Free jewelry box provided
This is the best alternative to a GoPro we think you can get. There are a lot of cheap knock-offs, the GeekPro delivers and at just over $100 it is a steal!
The best in action cams, the GoPro is great for just about any situation, including gig shots! This is the 4rd edition and has come way down in price.
For the professional rigger, these are top of the line in protection. Oustanding durability from genuine Kevlar® covering on fingers, palm and key wear areas. High density, motion-flexible knuckle protection and moulded rubber finger protection bands overlaying the back of the fingers. Glove Features: - Motion-flexible finger protection bands. - Terry cloth sweat wipe. - Doulble stitching.- Genuine Kevlar® on key wear areas - Low-profile palm comfort pads
D-FANTIX LOCKING CARABINER is designed for outdoor and indoor use!Compact and lightweight. Ultra durable, high grade aluminum material.Easy to use and convenient to carry. Stylish and classic design make you eye-catching in your daily life use. Well made locking mechanism and sturdy D-shaped body make it more heavy duty. Maximum load: 100 lb.
ezyoutdoor® brings you a nice keychain set. Have 2, they worl pretty well for a number of things on a gig and off.
THE OONTZ Angle 3: THE NEXT GENERATION OF ULTRA PORTABLE SPEAKER DELIVERS THE SOUND & FEATURES THAT DISTANCE IT FROM THE COMPETITION - Perfect for the gig. Water resistant, hands free mic if needed, a good entry level portable.
Great drone for beginners - snag some sick aerial GIG shots!
Here at Columbia River Knife & Tool (CRKT) we're inspired by great design. Our I.D. Works products are not tools you will find anywhere else. We're motivated by design that is both inspired and functional, as created 500 years ago by painter, sculptor, architect and inventor Leonardo da Vinci, who said "observe everything" in nature.
Route 44 technology developed exclusively by Singing Rock. This unique sheath-braiding technology proves there is a better way to make a rope. Route 44 is the only rope in the world to use this patented technique making the rope more perfectly round and giving the sheath a perfect blend of thickness, durability and handling characteristics.
This is a manual rope-grab with a smallere ye. Easy to just press or release to move along. Built for simple yet reliable operation and positioning.
Handled rope clamp for rope ascents, the ASCENSION features an overmolded grip and ergonomic upper part for a comfortable and powerful grip when pulling with one or two hands. The ASCENSION handled rope clamp has a wide lower hole for easily attaching two carabiners for a lanyard and footloop.
Often copied but never equaled, the Black Diamond ATC provides lightweight and durable belaying and rappelling performance anytime, anywhere
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The SOG Specialty Knives & Tools B66N-CP PowerAssist Multi-Tool is packed with (16) essential tools, including (2) SOG Assisted Technology blades, while remaining lightweight and compact for easy carrying.
The Guardian Fall Protection "Web Retractable Lifeline" was designed with an ergonomic frame to make handling more comfortable for the user. The product is also lightweight (weighing under 4 pounds) and composed of a durable aluminum housing. This lifeline offers dependable performance with its quick-action braking system. The product meets or exceeds all applicable industry standards including OSHA and ANSI. No recertification is required with this product as it is considered a disposable unit. Manufactured in the USA.
The Guardian Fall Protection "Cyclone HUV Harness" is designed with the unique x back which leaves the harness straps tangle free. An ideal combination for fall arrest, work positioning, rescue and rope access applications.
Miller, the world leader in safety at height, has "revolutionized' fall protection with the Revolution full body harness. A quantum leap in design, innovation and 21st century safety technology, the Revolution harness is the most unique and functional fall protection available.
This tool has been designed to fit the three main bolts on a standard C-clamp (newer and older) used on par and leko lights. In addition to all this... The slot on the handle fits: Most wing-nuts, Road case handles, Mac 500 cam thumb screws, Some smaller shackle bolts.
Climbers need to keep it light, this is a good match for those who want functionality without the weight. Enter the new Leatherman Skeletool™ CX: Minimal weight, compact size and endless capabilities. Winner of National Geographic Adventure award.
Gerbe Keychain Multi-tool Keychain Dongle
We always end up with a lot of keys, occupational hazard. This helps.
The Fantasy Master Skull Keychain is your best pocket pal. Its always there when the chips are down and can bust through a thick skull in no time at all. Its a unique self defense device that can be concealed until the last minute and then deployed as a force multiplier against the soft tissue and bone of your target. This product is for self defense purposes only.
1X Outdoor Stainless Skull EDC Survival Pocket Tool Key Ring Opener
Features: Super mini size, bright, blinding effect. Skid-proof design & waterproof design. Output bright can come to 300 lumens (MAX). Adjustable focus range for different usage, stretching to adjust its focus. Need to pull the head of the flashlight and it extends to adjust the zoom. Clip for convenience carry.
It showcases a robust design with 12 stainless steel tools that are larger and more durable than average, along with Gerber's patented Saf.T.Plus component locking system and the convenience of quick, wrist-flick deployment.
Be ready for anything. The flex grip contractor has tough clarino synthetic leather palm, palm pads, and fingertips for added comfort and durability. The stretch spandex outer shell provides a snug, flexible fit for all-day comfort.
Ironclad protection and performance in a package built to fit a woman's hand. Not to mention, they are completely washable, just like every other Ironclad glove. For best results machine wash and hang dry.
Winner of Blade magazine?s 2010 Most Innovative American Design award, the Spyderco Manix2 knife is drawing praise throughout the knife world for its clever build. Like its G-10 handled counterpart, the lightweight Manix2 features Spyderco?s Ball Bearing Lock, which operates around a free-floating ball bearing contained inside a custom polymer cage. The ball bearing?s round shape allows the lock to self-adjust across a large surface, ensuring smooth and consistent lockup each time it?s engaged.
One of the originals, released in 1994, the Dragonfly helped pioneer the use of an index-finger "choil" that allows a small knife to provide hand-filling big-knife performance. Also known as a "50/50 choil," it provides a safe, solid purchase for the index finger and positions the hand further forward on the knife for superior leverage and control.
If you already own a Delica or Endura, you have one of the best selling knives Spyderco makes. The knife you have just acquired is a bit different from the normal C10 Endura4 and C11 Delica4 Lightweights. They are now available in a range of new handle colors with full-flat ground blades.
Old Faithful, Spyderco Knives have been a stagehands best friend for as long as they have been available.
Designed using the tool data from the thousands of free repair manuals on iFixit. -- Contained in a sleek grey tool roll, the Pro Tech Toolkit will go with you to repair whatever you need. The Pro Tech Toolkit will have you fixing devices that are not even broken, just to use the cool tools. --- Tools Include: -- 2x Plastic Opening Tool. Made of soft plastic to avoid damaging your device, great for prying open the trickiest enclosures scratch-free
Serious, yet compact blade that is foldable, features: 1/2 serrated high carbon stainless steel drop point lock back blade, dual-sided thumb stud, ergonomic textured rubber grip, includes nylon sheath and 'Priorities of Survival' Bear Grylls survival guide, Overall Length: 8.5", Closed Length: 4.9", Blade Length: 3.6", Weight: 4.3-oz".
Timberland set new industry standards for craftsmanship, durability and protection when it introduced an authentic, waterproof leather boot in 1973.
Great to have on stadium gigs, we all know them, we all love them.
Set of 6 - -Lock stitching at both ends for extra security. Dimensions: Overall Height - Top to Bottom: -11.25 Inches.
Tool Lanyard-Single Carabiner: Tethers tools to help worker prevent injury.
2007 award-winning tool has been designed to fit the three main bolts on a standard C-clamp used on par and leko lights. In addition to all this... The slot on the handle fits: Most wing-nuts, Road case handles, Mac 500 cam thumb screws, The middle of the slot are two sockets which fits: Nut for most 6 light lamp bars, 1/2" bolt on the yokes of most leko fixtures and so much more!
Guide Gear Teepee Tents are the "peak" of camping comfort! Ageless design meets contemporary convenience.
he Great Basin base is 18 ft. x 10 ft. x 76" center height. With Back to back dutch "D" style doors, two mesh windows and roof vents for ventilation. Constructed with welded polyethylene floor and fiberglass frame, with steel and plastic stakes to secure this portable home.
The Guardian Fall Protection "Internal Shock Lanyard" is made with heavy duty outer polyester webbing and a polyester core specifically sewn in to reduce impact forces. This lanyard does not stretch and has no shock pack, so it is lightweight as well.
PROTECTA 1191209 PRO Harness, Construction Style, Tongue Buckle Legs, Back and Side D-rings, Hip Pad and Belt, Medium/Large.
Pull the SingleNest out of its soft-ball-sized stuff sack, clip it to your handy-dandy SlapStraps, and settle in for some me-time. Light enough to make the backpacker's cut, but robust enough for backyard luxury, the SingleNest is the go-to for any occasion.
The Ozark Trail 12 Person Instant Cabin Tent sets up in under two minutes! This 12-person tent requires no assembly because the poles are pre-attached to the tent; just unfold and extend. This three-room, cabin-style tent has large windows on all sides and room to stand up. It features a large front awning for relaxing under the shade.
Classified as a half rope, the Duetto 8.4 is compact and lightweight without sacrificing performance. The Duetto is a great performer on ice and wandering sketchy routes, providing climbers with durable fall protection.
This large figure-8 style descender is an ideal choice because it allows for smooth rope action while descending or belaying. It is light-weight yet strong 30kN and measures 145mm inside diameter. Available in several eco-friendly (low acid paint) colors upon request.
Terminal 8-Available In Silver-Aluminum This Aluminum Descender Has A Large Inside Diameter With Ears And Belay Slots. Large Design Makes It Ideal For Fast Use In Adverse Conditions And Easier To Handle Heavy Loads. Ears Allow User The Ability To Tie Off The Rope To Use Both Hands Freely. Available In Several (Low Acid Paint) Colors Upon Request.
Black Diamond Positron Screwgate Carabiner Deep basket reduces fumbly clips Key lock nose prevents snagging Easy-to-hold functional shape Screwgate sleeve The SPECS Weight: 2 oz / 56 g Closed Gate Strength: 5.620 lbf / 25 kN Open Gate Strength: 1.798 lbf / 8 kN Minor Axis Strength: 1.798 lbf / 8 kN Gate Opening: 0.83" / 21 mm
These UIAA CERTIFIED carabiners are perfect setting up a complex anchor system, hooking up your hammock at camp, or just for having on your rack for whatever pops up. At just under 50g, you'll be able to carry several of these without being weighed down. If you are looking to add a small locking carabiner to your rack this is the perfect Key Lock Screw-Lock Carabiner. It is compact, lightweight, and has a great neutral color. Certification: CE1019
irst published in 1988, Backstage Handbook is one of the most widely used stagecraft textbooks in the United States, with about 10,000 copies sold every year. This handy reference book brings together under one cover an incredible variety of information useful to designers, technicians and students who work behind the scenes in theatre, film and television.
Succinct and jargon free, Stage Rigging Handbook remains the only book in any language that covers the design, operation, and maintenance of stage-rigging equipment. It is written in an at-a-glance outline form, yet contains in-depth information available nowhere else.
Entertainment Rigging for the 21st Century: Compilation of Work on Rigging Practices, Safety, and Related Topics 1st Edition$45.60
From the basics of physical forces and mathematical formulas to performer flying and stage automation, Entertainment Rigging for the 21st Century provides you with insider information into rigging systems and the skills you need to safely operate them.
Visit the shirt division and see over 60 T-shirt designs. Stagehand shirts, hoodies, and more!
Designed for survival in the most extreme conditions, the Bear Grylls ultimate survival pack from Gerber is the all-weather workhorse of the Bear Grylls survival line.
The Leatherman Wave Multi-Tool features stainless steel construction with a black oxide finish and 17 tools. The 21 Piece Tool Steel Bit Kit x 2 works with any Leatherman tool or knife with an integrated bit driver.
The Wingman Multi Tool is is a mid sized, fully functional, affordable Leatherman tool tha'ts project ready whether it's used at the campsite, on the job or around the house.
The Timberland White Ledge Waterproof Hiker was designed for all-day comfort and safety.
The ENO Atlas Hammock Hanging Strap System is the simply the best hammock hanging strap system out there. And that is because they are made of polyester and do not stretch.
The DoubleNest reigns supreme. It's our bread-and-butter. It's your all-access pass to relaxation. Big enough for two and palatial for one, the DoubleNest still manages to stuff easily into its attached compression sack.
"Easily fits standard bolt heads and wing nuts found in the lighting industry" Has a built in ring to attach to key rings.
The Little Focus wrenches are available in three sizes, including a handy pocket size, to allow you to choose the torque that best fits your needs. The Little Focus is the focusing wrench for all your stage lighting needs.
Theatrical Lighting Wrench. Small and light weight with a key chain ring. Great for focusing lights!
Mega Combo Wrench is the leader in tiny lighting accessories. The size of a standard keychain, and weighing only 1.4oz, the Mega Combo Wrench enables you to always have access to the tool you need, when you need it most. The blue color is vibrant and incredible!
The third edition has a greatly expanded section on arena rigging, as well as more material and appendices for theatrical rigging. Also, this edition has links to even more free downloads of Excel workbooks for arena rigging. Beginning riggers will find this an excellent textbook and experience riggers will find it as a great reference book.