We’ve heard it said that the metal music industry is a self-indulgent medium of self-expression. We’re not sure metalheads or fans of metal music are as self-interested as this suggests. In fact, some of the kindest, most compassionate people we have worked with at House of Tours happened to be musicians in metal bands.
We’re sick of hearing that listening to metal music is bad for you. Of course, everyone is entitled to their opinion, we would just appreciate any middle-aged squares keeping their judgements on how rap music is behind knife crime and metal music makes you violent to themselves.
At House of Tours, we know you’re probably counting the days until we’re out of lockdown and on our way back to some kind of life once again. With the incredible efforts of the NHS and scores of volunteers, the vaccine roll-out has been better, faster and more efficient that we could have hoped for, but we think it’s fair to say that with the end in sight, the finish line looks a long, long way away.
TotalRock and House of Tours Announce New Partnership For Streamed Shows Filmed Live at KK’s Steel Mill Legendary rock radio station Totalrock has announced a
As musicians and performers, we understand that you need your own equipment with you for your shows. We at House of Tours, are here to make sure you have the right kit, at the right venue and at the right time, within the law. So here are some of the frequently asked questions we get about the logistics of moving your stuff about the globe and the answers to them for your touring peace of mind. You know, for when we can tour internationally again.
Remember the blissful ignorance we enjoyed in January last year? “The virus won’t come here,” we said to each other over lunch. “We’re well prepared if it does get this far,” said our politicians and we nodded sagely in agreement. How wrong we were.