Being on tour for weeks or even months at a time is no easy endeavor.  But if you also suck at packing your suitcase, you can end up taking a lot of van space that could be put to better use.

In fact, the art of efficient packing is so lost, it necessitated a book called How to Pack Like a Rock Star.

Written by seasoned road dog Shaun Huberts and 40 other musicians (Cancer Bats!), the how-to book espouses one basic principle:  Pack your suitcase horizontally, like a game of Tetris.

Observe…

 

Be sure to regularly check the How to Pack Like a Rock Star blog for more tips to survive life on the road.
(my favorite:  put socks on your band’s show rider!)