So You Want To Become a Tour Manager...

So You Want To Become a Tour Manager…

I’ve often heard the job of a musician’s tour manager is much like wrangling a litter of kittens after tehy’ve rolled in catnip, and it’s not far from the truth. There are endless moving targets on a tour and it’s the tour manager’s job to keep them all flowing in the right direction without any hiccups. Here’s a rundown of just some of the duties of a concert tour manager:

Lynyrd Skynyrd Brings Hell House Whiskey Home to Jacksonville

Lynyrd Skynyrd Brings Hell House Whiskey Home to Jacksonville

Legendary Southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, is set for a triumphant return to their roots, promising a homecoming celebration like no other. In honor of the 50th anniversary of their groundbreaking debut album ‘Pronounced ‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd,’ the band is set to deliver two electrifying shows and offer fans the unique opportunity to meet the rock […]

Review Shaker & Spoon Monthly Cocktail Kit Subscription

Review: Shaker & Spoon Monthly Cocktail Kit Subscription

I was recently invited to try out the Shaker & Spoon cocktail crafting monthly subscription kit and let me just say, I’m very impressed with it. Shaker & Spoon curates all the ingredients from mixers, to syrups, garnishes to bitters, and anything else you might need to create 4 rounds each of three signature cocktails […]

A Day in the Life of a Tour Bus Driver - According to Whiskeychick, the country music blogger.

A Day In The Life Of A Tour Bus Driver

A day in the life of a musician’s tour bus driver is a mix of careful planning, focused driving, and ensuring the comfort and safety of the touring party. Here’s a typical outline of their day: 12      

So You Want To Be A Tour Bus Driver

So You Want To Become A Tour Bus Driver…

Taylor Swift recently made headlines for the massive tip she gifted the drivers that made the Eras Tour run so smoothly, and it has a lot of people wondering what it’s like to be a musician’s tour bus driver. I’m here to share a little insight on what the job is really like, and how it’s so much more than sitting behind the wheel.

Alanis Morrissette To Release The Collection On Vinyl

Be Still My GenX Heart! Alanis Morrissette To Release “The Collection” On Vinyl

Alanis Morissette definitely has several songs in the WhiskeyChick musical library, which is why I’m excited to announce that Rhino Records is prepping for the vinyl debut of Alanis Morissette’s 2005 greatest hits album, The Collection, set for release on August 25th. On the heels of the icon’s 49th birthday, and in honor of the impact of her music, this 2LP will span the seven-time Grammy® winner’s career between 1995 and 2005. From her #1 album Jagged Little Pill to her gold-certified MTV Unplugged performance and more.