Diplo Has the Best Backstage Rider

Diplo Has the Best Backstage Rider

Photo by Erez Avissar

erectile dysfunction generic viagra, which outline an artist’s demands when playing a show, can be revealing. It appears price of cialis in mexico generic used a recent one to let his humorous side shine. bankruptcy explanation letter‘s infamous http://uristocrat.com/author/admin/page/97/ column has run a piece on his outlandish requests for a December 30 show at Manhattan’s Pier 94. (And we confirmed that it is, indeed, real.) It doesn’t include whiskey or hummus or whatever else it is that bands typically ask for nowadays. Oh no.

Rather, Diplo would like one gorilla (“Silverback is preferred, an orangutan is also acceptable”), one Malawian orphan, one framed picture of Diplo, one parrot (“trained to say your name”), one dart board (“with Nicolas Cage’s face on it”), one arranged marriage, one violin player (“to play while we eat our cheese plate”),  the third season of “Lost” (“on VHS tapes”), two inflatable animals (“bonus points for endangered or extinct species”), a 1983 Yak Face Star Wars: Return of the Jedi action figure (“new in package”)… and much more.

After the full rider, watch Diplo in a new mini-documentary on Manchester’s Warehouse Project, via Pitchfork.tv.

Non-required, but greatly appreciated, items to be available at the request of the ARTIST or their personnel immediately following soundcheck:

  • Two (2) Air Horns
  • Two (2) Inflatable Animals (Bonus points for endangered or extinct species)
  • Four (4) Blank Maxell Cassettes (New in Package)
  • One (1) Paddle Swimmin’ Pool
  • 1983 G.I. Joe Storm Shadow Action Figure (New in Package)
  • One (1) Framed Picture of Diplo
  • One (1) Gorilla (Silverback is preferred, an Orangutan is also acceptable)
  • Ten (10) Magnum Condoms
  • One (1) Malawian Orphan
  • One (1) Arranged Marriage
  • One (1) Original Nintendo in the box (with receipt from Kiddy City)
  • One (1) Violin Player (to play while we eat our cheese plate)
  • Two (2) Matches and Lighter Fluid
  • One (1) Bonfire Pit
  • Two (2) Logs to sit on
  • Third season of Lost (on VHS tapes)
  • One (1) Parrot that is trained to say your name
  • One (1) dart board (with Nicolas Cage’s face on it)
  • Short Wave Radio
  • 1983 Yak Face Star Wars Return of the Jedi Action Figure (New in Package)