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Patrick Crowd Participation
Patrick and Alex
Bremen - Mercedes
Alex On Bass
Paul On Drums
Nigel on Guitar
The band travel with their own backline and onstage technical rider ie. mics,stands, mixing desk and monitors. we carry enough Front of house sound system to cover upto 500 guests.
if we are flying into your event then please see technical rider below. the catering rider can be found at the bottom of the page and is relevant for both uk and non uk performances.
REMEMBER... The Bogus Brothers are a very visual group of entertainers and can only perform to the best of their ability if they have an adequate stage to perform on. They do not stand still and do need the space.
STAGE SIZE... minimum stage size 24 feet wide by 12 feet deep.
plus drum riser 1 foot high by 7 feet by 7 feet.
Minimum stage size. No drum riser. 16ft wide x 12ft deep
Parking for Mercedes Sprinter Van is required for duration the band is on site. The band provide a lot of heavy backline and production equipment so sensible load in access should be available at the agreed load in and load out times. If there are stairs or long walks for venue access please arrange crew to assist load in and load out and inform band management in advance.
SOUND-TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION REQUIRED SHOULD THE BAND BE FLYING INTO AN EVENT
FRONT OF HOUSE ENGINEER NOTE:-
LEAD VOX FORWARD OF MIX ALSO KEYBOARD VOX EQUAL TO LEAD VOX AS 2ND LEAD VOCAL AND DUETS ARE ON THIS MIC. BACKING VOCALS and tracks WELL UP IN MIX AND DO NOT MUTE BETWEEN TRAcks AS SOUND EFFECTS RUN BETWEEN SONGS.
MONITOR ENGINEERS NOTE.
PREFERABLY 5 WAY MONITOR MIX AS monitor requirements
drum iem - balanced mix of all inputs with main vocals sitting on top. ensure click is loudest. .
bass iem - balanced mix of all inputs with bass and click sitting above.
guitar 1 wedge - .,vocal 1 and SMALL AMOUNT OF vocal 2.
guitar 2 iem/wedge - balanced mix of all inputs with vocal 2 and guitar 2 up in mix
main vocal iem/wedge - iem vocal and small amount of track, wedge main vocal and vocal 2.
BACKLINE-SPECIFICATION – Please Note - this is only required if band are flying in to an event.
4 Piece High Quality Drum Kit
Cymbals: Hi Hat , Splash 2 x Crash cymbals , Ride 4 x Boom Stands,
cymbal Brands: Zildjian A Custom, Zildjian K Custom, Sabian HHX, Sabian AA
BASS amp 4 x 10 ebs, epifani, ampeg, agui;lar, eich, bergatino, vanderkley
Both Guitar 1 AND 2 Amps must be High Quality: Marshall, Vox, Fender. ETC
KEYBOARD COMBO. Any good quality 12" or 15" COMBO.
KEYBOARDS MUST BE A ROLAND VR 09.
MICROPHONES SHOULD BE SENNHEISER WHEREVER POSSIBLE AS THE BOGUS BROTHERS ARE ENDORSED BY SENNHEISER MICROPHONES
ENGINEERS PLEASE NOTE ALL THE ABOVE IS REQUIRED WITHOUT EXCEPTION. PLEASE Either email us at or use the contact form here IF YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES REGARDING THE PA SPECIFICATION.
24 feet of Trilight lighting truss to be suspended or supported by trilight towers or lighting stands to rear of stage hanging 9 x PAR 64 CANS and 4 x MARTIN MOVING HEAD SCANNERS.
24 feet wide by 20 feet back drop in black starcloth.
Provision to hang a 2.4m x 2.0m band backdrop.
Lighting Stand to stage left suspending 12 par 64 cans.
Lighting Stand to stage right suspending 12 par 64 cans.
2 par 64 floorcans to be positioned on drum riser.
Wedding/Private Party/Corporate event rider
PLEASE CAN WE ASK THAT A pot of tea and a pot of coffee with biscuits and sandwiches to be served on arrival at the venue.
A hot meal to be available for 5 people PREFERABLY 2 hours prior to the bands performancE,, simply to allow time to DIGEST THE FOOD PROPERLY TO PERFORM ON STAGE.
PLEASE CAN WE ALSO ASK THAT WATER and soft drinks to be available throughout the eveNT, PLUS A warm dry room big enough for THE BAND TO relax and change in.
*N.B. The Bogus Brothers are reasonable guys and if any of the above proves to be difficult to provide please contact us so that we can come to some alternative arrangement.
or use the contact form here