Faithfully: Kevin Christopher Lights Journey's 2018 Tour

Def Leppard & Journey are currently on a co-headlining tour, which has taken them across the US and Canada, and is set to wrap up October 7 in California. Lighting designer Kevin "Deuce" Christopher has faithfully lit the rock band since 2004. Live Design chatted with Christopher about this latest tour, including working with The Activity, collaborating with Def Leppard LD Kenji Ohashi, the look and style of the rig, and more. Click through the slideshow for what he had to say, and check out the vendor and crew list below.

Lighting:  Upstaging, Inc. 

  • John Huddleston
  • Matt Gohring

Video:  Solotech

  • Todd LePere

Video Server:  Control Freak Systems

  • Michael Goodwin
  • Ryan Middlemiss
  • Andy Babin
  • Troy Giddens

Special FX:

  • Paige Newman


  • Production/Tour Manager: Rob Kern
  • Stage Managers: Scott Norvold, Danny Spratt
  • Lighting Crew Chief: Kevin Cassidy
  • Lighting Techs: Cole MacDonald, Oscar Canales, Gary Boldenweck, and Raven Tallitsch
  • Video Director: John McLeish
  • Techs: Thomas Braislin, Tommy Cesano, Kevin Paul, and Chris Hoare
  • Head Rigger: Dan Michaels
  • Automation: Christian Alvarado
  • Rolling Stage: Dave Boyd
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