Ever fancied yourself as a tour manager, or are you in a band and looking for the key tips to DIY? Or just a voracious reader of interesting music books? Well, ‘One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager’, the first and only book on music tour management, could be just what you’re looking for. In ‘One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager’, author Mark Workman explains how to tour manage a band in any genre of music; how to organise a music tour the right way; how to effectively complete one; and how to build your career in the sector, as well as telling numerous tales from the road along the way. With his acerbic wit and brutal honesty, Workman pulls no punches in explaining what it’s really like to tour the world with a successful band. Having been a successful ‘TM’ and lighting designer since 1983, his CV reads like a ‘who’s who’ of rock industry heavyweights, including Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer, Testament, Machine Head, Danzig, Mudvayne, Dio, Queens of the Stone Age, Devildriver, Soulfly, Sepultura and numerous others. Mark’s book also features an insightful foreword written by Testament lead guitarist, Alex Skolnick.
Pick up ‘One For The Road; How To Be A Music Tour Manager’ at http://www.amazon.co.uk/One-Road-Music-Tour-Manager/dp/0615726119/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1387208982&sr=1-1&keywords=mark+workman.
Further info on Mark Workman: www.roadcrewbooks.com.