12th September 2018

James: 2016 Graduate

James - 2016 Graduate, Live Events Production FdA

Career Highlights (so far!)

  • Stage managing The Specials at the Hollywood Bowl and working on backline for Paul Weller at the Sydney Opera House in the same year.
  • Working with the crew in Milan for the Italian leg of the Muse World Tour.

I have worked with many different people at events such as Snowbombing, Parklife and Warehouse Project. I’ve also been a guitar tech for The Specials and a stage manager at the BBC 6 Music Festival, Mark Ronson’s 40th birthday party, Festival No.6 and many more. The root of all the opportunities and jobs has come from Backstage Academy.”