Roadie Of The Month - October 2016
Simon 'Shrimp' Christian
Mostly a TM, sometime guitar tech
3/ Years on the road?
4/ First band you ever worked for?
5/ Favourite Australian venue?
Cant choose between the Palias and Forum in Melbourne and the Enmore in Sydney
6/ Last three bands you have toured with?
PMJ – Scott Bradlees Post Modern Jukebox
Dan and Phil – You Tube Stars
Magcon – You Tube Stars
7/ When and where was your first OS tour?
Haven’t done heaps, went to London with Shihad back in 2011. Just the one show. Tour NZ nearly every run we do now but that’s just Australia with a different currency and expensive phones!
8/ Favourite OS country to tour?
South Island of NZ, especially during lambing season.
9/ Favourite OS venue?
Isaac Theatre Christchurch.
10/ What three tools are the most important to your role?
Internet / Mac / Printer.
11/ What are the three things you can’t leave for tour without?
1/ My pelly case with my office in it.
2/ A pair of undies and socks for each day away (I obviously own a lot).
3/ A hoodie and sunglasses for plane sleeping.
12/ What’s your drink of choice after the truck is packed?
Whisky – Straight Up.
13/ Who’s the most played artist / podcast on your ipod?
Wrestling podcasts – Stone Cold Unleashed.
14/ Words of Wisdom?
Triple (HHH) check the spreadsheet.