Why Roadies?

These women and men who conceptualize, build, transport, and maintain touring entertainment packages travel the world to bring music to the people. They are a unique breed, but are at the same time no different than any other people on earth. They work long hours, log thousands of miles, and solve problems that seem insurmountable. They want to create positive change, which JABOR allows them to do. As Christopher Hitchens says, "A life that partakes even a little of friendship, love, irony, humor, parenthood, literature and music and the chance to take part in battles for the liberation of others cannot be called 'meaningless'…"