Devin Kennedy – PRESHOW RITUALS Devin Kennedy – PRESHOW RITUALS
In this Preshow Rituals segment, the pop artist, Devin Kennedy, reveals what he does before taking the stage. Devin Kennedy – PRESHOW RITUALS

In this Preshow Rituals segment, the pop artist, Devin Kennedy, reveals what he does before taking the stage. You can check out the story, after the break.

I try to be in a show-ready mindset throughout any show day, whether it’s for press, IG Live, or an actual concert. That means I’m usually up early to take a walk, drink some coffee, shower, and get some work done in the morning. I love making music on show days because it’s added inspiration for the performance, so I’ll usually spend the afternoon writing/producing some stuff.

 

When we’re all settled into the venue after soundcheck, the first part of the pre-show experience is relaxing and enjoying your time with whoever you’re traveling with (band, manager, etc). Not only do I feel that it’s important to be connected to your tour family, but it’s also important to celebrate the fact that we get to do this for a living.

 

Pre-show I’m doing a lot of vocal warm-ups accompanied by an acoustic or electric guitar and drinking some room temp water. I’ll also usually drink some coffee because sometimes I get so excited to play that my body wears itself out and gets tired.

 

Right before I walk on stage I try to be as relaxed as possible so when the first song starts I’m in control and connected to the people in that room.

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Joshua Weidling Owner/Founder

I'm the owner & founder of Digital Tour Bus. I started the company in my dorm room during my freshman year of college. I have a degree in Marketing from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Outside of music and going to concerts, I'm a big fan of stand-up comedy, playing board games, trying the most amazing unhealthy food, and watching really mediocre comedy tv shows.