Our Favorite Moments of 2013

Posted in: News- Dec 12, 2013 No Comments

With 2014 right around the corner, we thought it would be fun to share some of our favorite moments that made 2013 a truly memorable year for Cord Management. Have a look, get inspired, and let us know how we can help make your next branded partnership or corporate event a success! Click the Titles […]

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Behind the Curtain – November ’13

Posted in: News- Nov 12, 2013 No Comments

The Curtain Rises on Corporate Concerts As we’ve seen in this year’s Behind the Curtain series, producing large-scale corporate concerts takes far more planning than most people realize, and requires technical, logistic and creative precision. That’s why a company like Cord Management can be helpful. We’ve been working with bands for a long time (since […]

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Cord Teams with Cigar City and Rock Brothers for Branded Brews

Posted in: News- Nov 12, 2013 No Comments

Cord Management marries bands and brands through various platforms and November 1 another match was made official. That’s when Tampa’s Cigar City Brewing and Rock Brothers Brewing, the band JJ Grey & Mofro, and Cord Management launched a new craft beer called JJ Grey’s Nare Sugar Brown. The rollout took place at four separate events […]

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Behind the Curtain – October ’13

Posted in: News- Oct 14, 2013 No Comments

So how much time and effort does it take to pull off a 90-minute concert for a convention, trade show, or other private event? Truth is, it’s more time consuming than you might think. In fact, planning for many of Cord Management’s larger corporate concerts run nine or ten months from beginning to end. Below […]

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2013 Colt Ford & Friends Celebrity Golf Classic

Posted in: Artists, Clients, Events- Sep 25, 2013 No Comments

Fans of country music and professional golf should mark their calendar for September 14 – 15, 2014 when musician Colt Ford hosts his third annual celebrity golf tournament and concert at Chateau Elan just outside Atlanta. Last month PGA golfers like Boo Weekly and Billy Horschel enjoyed performances from Charles Kelley from Lady Antebellum, Jamey […]

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Behind the Curtain – September ’13

Posted in: News- Sep 11, 2013 1 Comment

Meet the behind-the-scenes team of workers who make performers on stage look and sound great Unlike band members who typically remain on their bus or in their hotel rooms until show time, these music industry technicians work hard from the load-in until the last case is packed up at the end of the night. Members […]

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A Day in the Life of a Corporate Concert

Posted in: News- Sep 11, 2013 No Comments

Flip through this photo album and you’ll see how a Huey Lewis & The News concert sprung to life at a recent Cord Management concert at the House of Blues in Las Vegas. Click Any Image to Launch the Slideshow

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Behind the Curtain – August ’13

Posted in: News- Aug 22, 2013 No Comments

In this month’s installation of “Behind The Curtain” we look at another important person in a band’s touring entourage: the Production Manager. Unlike the Tour Manager, who handles the broad strokes of moving a band and crew from town to town, the Production Manager’s world revolves around the 2,500 square feet that make up a […]

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MTV’s Iconic 30th Anniversary

Posted in: News- Aug 22, 2013 No Comments

Remember when music videos debuted back in 1984 on a new cable network called MTV? We remember – and we recently reflected upon the level of risk taken by the executives who conceived an entire television network dedicated to the visual presentation of something that is aural by nature. To see how that risk paid […]

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Behind the Curtain – July ’13

Posted in: News- Jul 12, 2013 2 Comments

Sun up to sun down, Tour Managers are always looking one step ahead. When bringing a musical act to your convention, trade show or other corporate event, you’ll work closely with several members of the band’s management team, including the Tour Manager. As the title suggests, TMs are responsible for managing the tour, or the […]

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