Nothing is moving without transport. You might not realize it when you are at a concert, but those drums, guitar amplifiers and flightcases didn’t get there on their own. Loading all the equipment, securing everything so it won’t move around inside the truck or trailer and also getting to the next destination on time are some of the important aspects of being away on tour.
Whether it’s one truck for a single show or a whole fleet for an international tour, Martin knows what it takes to get the show on the road. Before Martin was working as a freelance sound engineer he started his career as a truck driver and he still regularly gets into a truck to make sure he doesn’t lose his driving skills.
Trucks aren’t the only vehicles he can drive around in. Martin also owns the driving-licenses: • A (motorcycle) • B (car / mini-van) • C (truck) • D (bus/coach) • E (trailer for all other categories) • Forklift • Telescopic Handler