Primal Fear Australia

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled to Australia as the tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer for PRIMAL FEAR.
We did 2 shows on this first live appearance of the band in Down Under - Melbourne on June 11th and Sydney on June 12th.


Repeating the successful run of 2014 Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled again as tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer for PRIMAL FEAR to Japan.
We did 3 shows there:
June 7th Tokyo
June 8th Nagoya
June 9th Osaka
In the picture: PRIMAL FEAR, european touring crew, japanese promoter - and touring crew team.

KREATOR Summer Festivals Part 1

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled straight from the end of the RHAPSODY / PRIMAL FEAR tour in Canada to the next festival run with KREATOR, in order to work as the tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer at the band´s back to back performances at METAL HEAD MEETING FESTIVAL in Bucharest / Romania on june 3rd, BARBA NEGRA TRACK in Budapest / Hungary on june 4th and ROCK IN VIENNA FESTIVAL in Vienna / Austria on june 5th.

North American Tour with RHAPSODY and PRIMAL FEAR

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder went on a long north american tour as both - the tourmanager and the FOH-soundengineer for two bands, PRIMAL FEAR and RHAPSODY, alternating as headliners every night on this run.
28 shows in almost 6 weeks, all over the USA and Canada.


Sebastian "Basi" Roeder got the opportunity to work as the FOH-soundengineer for this year´s ROCK MEETS CLASSIC tour with 16 shows in the big venues of germany and switzerland.
Not always an easy task to mix 80 inputs simultaneously with the natural conflict of a loud rock band sharing the stage with an symphony orchestra and the shows taking place in venues not always exactly built for this kind of entertainment.
Supported by the Bohemian Symphony Orchestra Prague and the Mat Sinner Band the following artists performed their biggest hits:
Pete Lincoln and Andy Scott from THE SWEET
Steve Walsh from KANSAS
Ricky Warwick and Scott Gorham from THIN LIZZY
Dan McCafferty from NAZARETH
Midge Ure from ULTRAVOX
Joey Tempest from EUROPE
Those were our tour dates:
30.03.16 GER-Würzburg - S.Oliver Arena
31.03.16 GER-Kempten - Big Box
01.04.16 GER-Passau - Dreiländerhalle
02.04.16 GER-Munich - Olympiahalle
03.04.16 GER-Stuttgart - Porsche Arena
05.04.16 GER-Frankfurt - Jahrhunderthalle
06.04.16 GER-Düsseldorf - Mitsubishi Electric Halle
08.04.16 GER-Berlin - Tempodrom
09.04.16 GER-Halle - Gerry Weber Stadion
10.04.16 GER-Magdeburg - Getec Arena
12.04.16 CH-Bern - Bern Expo Halle 4
13.04.16 CH-Zurich - Hallenstadion
14.04.16 GER-Ingolstadt - Saturn Arena
15.04.16 GER Neu Ulm - Ratiopharm Arena
16.04.16 GER-Regensburg - Donau Arena
17.04.16 GER-Nuremberg - Frankenhalle

With GOTTHARD in the swiss mountains

An open air rock show surrounded by deep snow and over 2000m high up in the mountains !
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder went uphill in Champery / Switzerland to mix FOH-sound for the swiss national heroes of GOTTHARD during their performance in front of more than 3000 skiing fans.


26 days, 21 shows, 9 different countries...
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled as FOH-engineer and tourmanager for PRIMAL FEAR and BRAINSTORM all over europe.
Opening act for all our dates was the canadian band STRIKER.
Those were our stops:
05.02.16 Barcelona (ES)
06.02.16 Murcia (ES)
07.02.16 Madrid (ES)
09.02.16 Colmar (FR)
10.02.16 Paris (FR)
11.02.16 Siegburg (GER)
12.02.16 Prague (CZ)
13.02.16 Cham (GER)
14.02.16 Hamburg (GER)
16.02.16 Hannover (GER)
17.02.16 Saarbruecken (GER)
18.02.16 Stuttgart (GER)
19.02.16 Pratteln (CH)
20.02.16 Munich (GER)
21.02.16 Budapest (HU)
23.02.16 Vienna (AT)
24.02.16 Krakow (POL)
25.02.16 Berlin (GER)
26.02.16 Würzburg (GER)
27.02.16 Essen (GER)
28.02.16 Vosselaar (BE)

RHAPSODY European Tour

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder just finished the first part of this year´s extensive touring as FOH-soundengineer for LUCA TURILLI`S RHAPSODY.
Much more to come... next part: USA and Canada in April and May !

With KREATOR in Japan at the Thrash Domination Festival

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled as tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer for KREATOR to Japan.
The band around mastermind Mille Petrozza played 3 shows there:
Twice headlining the THRASH DOMINATION festival in Tokyo on january 9th and 10th and a single headline show in Osaka on january 12th.

New RHAPSODY Single "Il Cigno Nero (reloaded)" out

RHAPSODY released their new single "Il Cigno Nero" on NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS.
The song, already known from the band´s last album "Prometheus", was remixed by Sebastian "Basi" Roeder in the BACKYARD STUDIOS.
You can listen to the new single here: