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Resume

I have worked in a variety of Backline Technician positions including Bass Technician, Guitar Technician, Percussion Technician, Keyboard Technician, and Stage Manager as well as Videographer and Set Carpenter.

 

Backline technician duties:
 

  • Guaranteeing all musical equipment is set up and working flawlessly and consistently from venue to venue

  • Served as lead in all stages of the backline process including load in, setup, performance, tear down and load out

 

Stage manager duties:

 

  • Working closely with the artist, assuring that the artist’s needs are met, both on and off stage

  • Verifying performances begin on-time and are run in an organized manner

 

Specific skills include:
 

  • Highly proficient with the repair and maintenance of acoustic and electric stringed instruments, percussion instruments and keyboards

  • Possesses strong organizational skills, great trouble shooting skills and dependable communication skills

  • Maintains previously established relationships with a variety of equipment vendors

  • Carries a current working passport and has no criminal record

 

Professional Experience

2016 - Present

Guns N' Roses

Keyboard Technician, Videographer, Set Carpenter

 

2015–2016:

AC/DC 

Bass Technician


2011-2014:
Cirque Du Soleil: Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour

Guitar Technician, Bass Technician, Electric Cello Technician


2010 – 2011:

Ozzy Osbourne
Bass Technician, Keyboard Technician


2008 – 2009:

Lamb of God
Guitar Technician


2007:            

Ozzy Osbourne
Bass Technician, Keyboard Technician


2006 - 2007:

Black Eyed Peas/Fergie
Guitar Technician, Percussion Technician


2006:                        

Rob Zombie
Bass Technician


2004 – 2005:

Slipknot
Percussion Technician


2002 – 2003:

Mudvayne 
Bass Technician, Stage Manager


2002:           

Rob Zombie
Bass Technician


2001 – 2002:

Pulse Ultra
Bass Technician


2000 – 2001:

Mudvayne
Bass Technician, Stage Manager

 

References available upon request