BACKLINE SPECS BLONDIED  TRIBUTE TO BLONDIE (UK)

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For Lead Guitar :

- Marshall DSL100 Amp Head (with footswitch) with 1960A Marshall 4x12 Cab

   (or professional standard equivalent eg: Mesa Boogie, Line 6, Engl, EVH, etc..)

- 2 guitar stands + 1 SM58 with boom stand

 

For Bass :

- Ampeg SVT-CL bass head

- Ampeg SVT-810 E bass cabinet  (if there's no Ampeg a huge Ashdown or  

   Hartke head and cabinet also okay)

- 2 guitar stands

For Drums :

- Pearl Masters Custom or any other high quality Pearl/DW/Premier drumset

  12" 13" 14" 16" toms    22" bass drum    14" snare drum     

-  Zildjian cymbals  4 crash, 1 ride, 2 pair hi-hat, 1 splash, 1 china + stands

- Drum throne, all pedals and stands

- Drumcarpet 3 x 2.50 mtr

 

For Keyboards:

- 1 x Yamaha Motif ES synthesiser ES 6 (or ES 7 or ES 8).

- 1 x Hammond keyboard/organ XK 1

    (or XK 2, XK 3 or similar organ-style keyboard)

-    Stand for Keyboard

 

For lead vocals

- Prefers microphone Beta 58  Radio + 1 round based straight mic stand

BLONDIED STAGE PLAN

BLONDIED EUROPEAN/WORLDWIDE RIDER * uk *

*FLIGHTS – 5 return flights between London and city/ies involved should be provided. Flights outward should ideally,

be after  10am UK time, likewise flights homeward should be between 1-5pm local time.

ALL FLIGHTS MUST BE CONFIRMED WITH ARTISTE REPRESENTATIVE BEFORE BOOKING and British Airways is

our preferred partner for their luggage allowances and flight variations. We prefer to fly from Stansted Airport.

Tour party will consist of Mrs Michelle Hendriks, Mr Philip Hendriks, Mr Richard Cook, Mr Richard Burrows,

 Mr Rhys Thomas and these are the exact names to appear on flight tickets.

 **ACCOMMODATION – this should be provided, if venue is over 100 miles drive, in 1 double room, 4 single rooms at a hotel / b & b within walking

distance of the venue. (We will NOT accept squats, student accommodation or people’s houses etc)

Accommodation should be clean, comfortable, based on bed and breakfast in en suite rooms and the following

information should be completed before signing and returning the contract.

 

Hotel name *___________________________     Telephone *______________________________

Hotel Address *______________________________________________________________________________

Website *___________________________            E Mail *________________________________

Number of nights*____________________

Room availability time *_______________           Latest leaving time *_______________

 

 *TRANSPORT – Transportation with driver should be provided for the tour party at no cost to the artistes between airports, hotels and venues. This should be large enough to comfortably accommodate 5 people as well as 10 pieces of luggage and be available for the duration of the bands stay in the country/ies on the schedule.

DRESSING ROOM **

The client will provide a clean well lit dressing room with mirrors for artists use. Client agrees to keep all unauthorised persons from entering the dressing room. Tour party will have laminates. If a dressing room is unavailable, there

should be a secure area for the band to relax and store their instruments, etc. and security should be provided for this.

Any loss of band personal items, promoter will be held accountable for payment.

 

CATERING **

The dressing room should be furnished with the following items:-

16 Cold Bottles of Lager

1 Cold Bottle of sparkling White Wine

Bottled Water for backstage and stage

5 Towels

Tea/Coffee facilities where possible.

 

MEAL REQUIREMENTS **

Tour party meals should be hot nutritious meals.

If in house catering is unavailable, takeaway food is acceptable but must be delivered to the tour party.

 

GUESTS **

Artist will be allowed 6 names on guest list with no deductions to fees.

 

PARKING* 

The client should provide safe and close parking for artist transportation.

PRODUCTION **

The client agrees to provide good quality sound and light systems with necessary engineers for the duration of sound checks and performance.

 

PRODUCTION **

The purchaser agrees to provide good quality sound and light systems with necessary engineers for the duration of

sound checks and performance.

If travelling by air:

Full backline should be provided consisting of 1 full guitar rig , bass rig and full drum kit with stool, all with sturdy

hardware and in good condition.  Keyboard with midi capability (Please see technical rider for full details).

If travelling by ferry, we can, if required, ring our own backline but will still require PA, lights and engineers to be

supplied by the promoter.