Tourmanager and FOH-Soundengineer for KREATOR around the world

Happy new year !
High time to update this page and report about the activities of the past few months.
Once again KREATOR decided for a concert trip around the world, starting in Asia, going to New Zealand for the very first time, then Australia and finally Mexico.
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder was, as usual, in charge as the tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer.

Engineer and Mixer for PRIMAL FEAR Live CD, DVD, BLUE RAY

PRIMAL FEAR released a new live CD, DVD and BLUE RAY:
"Angels of Mercy - Live in Germany" was released by Frontiers Records and hit the german album charts at position 68.
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder was (besides mixing the FOH sound ) responsible for the live recording of the show at Stuttgart´s LKA during the European Tour back in 2016, as well as for the following mixing and mastering process at his BACKYARD STUDIOS.

KROKUS Summer Tour

A successfull performance at the SEASIDE festival in Spiez / Switzerland was the great finale for this years´ summer festival tour of the Swiss Hardrock Veterans KROKUS.
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder mixed the FOH-sound for the band.


The new EP of Ulm/Germany based Schlager Band DIRNDLKNACKER is now available as hard copy via the band´s online shop and as download / streaming version on all digital platforms, such as iTunes, Amazon, Spotify etc.
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder recorded, mixed and mastered the 3 new songs "Mach´s doch", "1000 Sterne" and the cover version "Mon Cherie" in his BACKYARD STUDIOS and also co-produced those tracks together with the group´s management B&S music and the band.
Shortly after their release two of those tracks reached the top of the Radio Monster Charts.

Neumentroll "Trolltanz"

NEUMENTROLL´s debut album "Trolltanz", mixed and mastered by Sebastian "Basi" Roeder at his BACKYARD STUDIOS is now available on the band´s own label NEUMENTROLL RECORDS.

VARIX "Fear of God"

VARIX, a german metal band not very active any more since the early 90´s just got rediscovered by the american indie label Divebomb Records.
The label rereleased the band´s old material from the years 1991-1995 and also asked for a new song.
Sebastian "Basi" Roeder recorded, mixed and mastered the first song in 22 years "Fear of God" in his BACKYARD STUDIOS.
A video for the track is also available on You Tube: 
The whole album was titled "Morbid Tribute to Distortion" and is available on Divebomb Records / Tribunal Records.

KREATOR FOH-Engineer and Tourmanager

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder traveled all across Europe as the FOH-Soundengineer and Tourmanager for KREATOR on their summer festivals tour.


Sebastian "Basi" Roeder travelled all over Europe and even up to Japan as the FOH-soundengineer for the danish melodic rock band PRETTY MAIDS, fronted by founding members Ronny Atkins and Ken Hammer.

FOH Engineer and Tourmanager for SINNER & THE UNITY

Sebastian "Basi" Roeder went on the road again as FOH-Soundengineer and Tourmanager for the SINNER "Tequila Suicide" tour 2017, taking care of both - the main act SINNER and the supporting newcomers from THE UNITY, a new band featuring Henjo Richter and Michael Ehré from GAMMA RAY.

FOH Engineer and Tourmanager for KREATOR North American Tour

There was less than a week to recover after the KREATOR European tour before Sebastian "Basi" Roeder travelled as Tourmanager and FOH-soundengineer with his long time clients from Essen to North America.
27 shows all over the US and Canada were played in only about a month.
The tour was supported by OBITUARY, MIDNIGHT and HORRENDOUS