Episode 16

Published on:

9th Jun 2020

Visible Representation and the Value of Perspective, with Ashley Lomax

With experience as a singer-songwriter, publisher, tour manager, and VIP coordinator, Ashley Lomax has held a number of roles in the entertainment industry, and she keeps getting pulled back in. Beginning her touring work with VIP Nation, Ashley has since worked with artists like Janet Jackson, Slipknot, Kanye West, Chris Brown, and Stone Sour, among others. Her most recent endeavor includes a role as a tour manager for Dominic Fike on his domestic and international tour. Despite her busy road life, she continues to create, with the “The Ashley Alexander Show” on Soundcloud, and the “The Ashley Alexander Channel” on Youtube, where she has been interviewing artists and touring personnel. In our discussion with with Ashley we cover her path to the music industry, how BIG 3 compares to the music world, and ways to stay sane through coronacation.

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About the Podcast

Hustle Like U Broke
A Balanced Look from Behind the Scenes, Celebrating the Working-Class Heroes of the Concert Industry
Matthew Walt, Kyle Hamilton, Christine Dallas, and Chris Lee tell their stories from the trenches of the live entertainment world. With over 80 combined years of experience, working with a wide range of A-list artists - including Kendrick Lamar, Stevie Wonder, JLo, Rihanna, Jay Z, Drake, Mac Miller and more - these concert veterans share their unique perspectives on surviving and thriving in the music world. Joining them each week are the people that make the shows happen – the working-class heroes - including production vendors, touring and production managers, engineers and techs, MDs, stylists and backstage managers, bus drivers, tour accountants, travel agents and many more.