The Tour Life with Janine Richards

Join Janine Richards from Q101 on ‘The Tour Life,’ for an all-access look behind the curtain to reveal the untold stories of the music industry’s backbone.  

With each candid conversation, dive deep into the lives of entertainment’s unsung heroes—the dedicated tech crews, designers, tour managers, sound engineers, and production staff who work with the biggest names in music. From touring with Prince and The Rolling Stones to Linkin Park, Kendrick Lamar, and Olivia Rodrigo, discover stories and lessons from life on and off the road.  

Each weekly episode brings you closer to the resilience, creativity, and teamwork that fuel the world’s most memorable tours, offering invaluable insights into a happier, healthier, and more sustainable life and career. 

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