Technical Rider & Stage Plot

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CONTACT: EVAN PALAZZO/917.478.9692

The Hot Sardines Technical Rider

Instruments to be Provided:

Piano/bench (baby grand or upright, tuned) OR keyboard/stand/bench (good quality, weighted, 88 keys)

Jazz drum kit (bass drum 18” – to accommodate H.S. logo), 1 floor tom 14”, 1 rack tom 12”, snare, high hat, all stands/hardware)

Sound (see stage plot):

-Full PA with sufficient power to send a clean undistorted sound throughout the venue plus 4 monitors on stage

-Portable dance floor for tap dancer approx. 6’ x 6’ (only if stage is carpeted, cement, stone or otherwise unusable for tap dancing)

-Chair for tap dancer (see stage plot)

-One good quality vocal mic on weighted stand

-Two 57 mics OR condenser piano mic for piano on elbow stands.

-Three 57 mics for trumpet, trombone, clarinet/sax on stands OR 4 clip on mics

-One or two overhead mics/stand(s), One kick mic/stand for drums.

-One 58 mic on low stand/elbow for upright bass (band will provide acoustic bass with a quarter inch pick up; bass will go through an Acoustic Image Clarus 2 S4 Head)

-Floor mics for tap dancer

-Two DI boxes for bass/keyboard (if no piano)

BACKSTAGE GREEN ROOM

A backstage room for band members with:

-Comfortable seating

-Table

-Refrigerator/cooler (if available)

-Mirror

-Hooks for hanging clothes

-Easy access to a private bathroom with a sink and mirror

FOOD & DRINKS

-Food for 8 people with some vegetarian options

-Min. 14 bottles of cooled water backstage/onstage

-Other drinks: beer, red wine/white wine, spirits, juice, soda (if available)

-An assortment of snacks (e.g. nuts, chips)

If there are any questions, or if you have trouble providing any of the above mentioned, please get in touch with us before the day of the show and we will be happy work out a solution.

Contact: Evan Palazzo: 917-478-9692; evanpalazzo@hotmail.com

*** THE HOT SARDINES WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE SOUND CREW AND TECHNICAL STAFF IN ADVANCE FOR ALL YOUR HARD WORK. LET’S HAVE A GREAT SHOW!