About Mary Broadbent

Experience Includes:
advancing shows/festivals, travel, border crossing, and hotel arrangements (nationally and internationally)
experience with club, shed, arena, festival venues
arranging hospitality riders & dressing rooms/production office, day sheets, signage, bus stock, tour float, after-show food, catering, buyouts, assisting TM/PM on tour and in advance
Advance travel, ground transpo: tour bus, bandwagons, sprinters, truck rentals; booking flights, baggage, seating, point programs, check-in travel group, check-in gear at media rates, cartages, advancing backline rentals for shows,
managing artists/crew on-tour, in-office
Guitar-Banjo-Bass Tech: maintenance on multiple acoustics/electric guitars/bass, changing & tuning strings, setting up guitar, cleaning, experience with electric, acoustic, bass, banjos, mandolins, violas, violins, cellos, knowledge of wireless packs/receivers and signal-flow, knowledge of preamp/effects processors (Line 6, Fractal Systems, TC Electronic, Boss etc) experience setting up pedal boards, syncing packs, and fixing amp tubes, and general setups/string changes, cleaning etc
Backline Tech: set-up drums, bass, keyboard, horns, manage load-ins/outs, drive trucks (12′-26′), manage and delegate local crew, experience setting up and staging risers, calling packs for trucks, cross loads and stage/riser placement, keeping eye to run show on time, and managing tour crew and local crews during changeovers load outs
coordinate with artists/management/accounting for production needs including personal errands, daily reports to office, wardrobe assurance/maintenance, runs
handling merchandise (sales. selling, and inventory), sound scans, per diems, show settlements, float, ordering new merch, off-tour inventory management at storage unit, daily merch reports to management, maintenance of merch, display setup/breakdown
coordinating with venue, day-of-show runners,, guest list, radio, and promoters for artists appearances or meet & greets
venue signage, petty cash, expense reports
comfortable loading tour buses, merch and gear set-up, managing fly-date merch and gear, and full backline
Personal Touring Details:
extremely organized and detail oriented
computer savvy (Excel, Master Tour, Google Docs, atVenu, Microsoft Word, Expensify, Logic, Square, Open Office)
take great direction as well as can work independently, very hands-on with directing local hands/crew
experienced in Festivals, Corporate, National, and International Touring
Clean Passport w. no border/immigration issues, TSA-Precheck
Drug Free, non-smoker,
NOT a white glover, I will help out where needed, when needed
am a team player and work with the best of my ability to help put on a great show
carry an upbeat attitude to get the job done
Home Base: Los Angeles, CA

Mary's Skills

  • Audio Tech
  • Backline
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Manager
  • Tour Manager
  • Touring Musician

Mary's Genres

  • Alternative Rock
  • Folk
  • Indie Rock
  • Pop
  • Punk
  • R&B
  • Rap