DJ’s Reveal What They Request on Their Tour Riders
You have heard about the odd demands the pop singer and actors have for their trailers or on tour in the dressing rooms. Jennifer Lopez insists everything is white from the walls to the flowers, Mariah Carey has almost every kind of beverage you can think of along with a couple different wines, Kanye West requires that any chauffeur who drives him wear only 100 percent cotton clothes. “No man-made fibers,” Mary J. Blige’s 2006 tour rider, which demanded that each venue install a brand new toilet seat in the dressing room bathroom before she arrived. The list of outrageous request defiantly goes on.
Chime in EDM artists. We have all seen Steve Aoki’s very long and outlandish demands, which included an inflateable boat. For what you ask, well you can see in the cover photo. Hey, why not?!?! Diplo has revealed some humourously outlandish requests in his tour rider with have included: One arranged marriage, gorillas and a dart board with Nicolas Cage’s face on it all feature in his list.
Now, Thump has produced a new short video that gives you an inside look into the riders of DJ’s like The Glitch Mob, Cut Copy, ASTR, Holy Ghost, and more.
Check it out and tell us what you would have on your rider.