The Podcast

Take a deep dive into the world of touring and live music production music photographer and unofficial crew appreciator, Adam Elmakias. Whether you’re looking to break into the touring industry, already touring and want to level up your career, or just curious what it looks like behind the curtain of the live performances of your favorite bands, this podcast is for you. Adam gives a comprehensive walkthrough of the touring world and interviews industry experts and musicians to get their insights.

The Team

Adam Elmakias


Adam Elmakias is a Music PhotographerSIGMA ambassador, and obsessed with teaching Music Photography. He spent the last ten years of his life on the road with artists such as A Day To Remember, All Time LowLindsey Stirling, & Diplo. He also loves Magic: The Gathering.

Connor Gaskey


Connor Gaskey is a Music and Travel Photographer, podcast editor, and a newbie to the touring world. He has not toured just yet but is aspiring to someday soon. He likes to hang with friends and travel to new places with coffee in hand.

Darrian Evancich


Darrian Evancich is a senior at SUNY Oneonta studying music industry. Although she’s never toured before she’s working on making her debut in tour management soon. In her spare time she enjoys going to shows, traveling, and eating all the good food she can find.

Crague Cook


Crague Cook has never been on tour, but he’s been friends with Adam for most of his life. He’s an IT Professional by day writer and editor by night. He also loves Magic: The Gathering and spending time with his wife and sons.