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BACKSTAGE@GALLAGHERSTAGING

WELCOME TO GALLAGHER STAGING'S BLOG, DEDICATED TO INFORMING OUR CLIENTS OF UP-TO-DATE NEWS AND EVENTS. "BACKSTAGE@GALLAGHERSTAGING" IS DESIGNED TO GIVE YOU AN INSIDERS LOOK AT THE VERY BEST IN STAGING AND PRODUCTION.

May 1, 2018

TYLER, THE CREATOR’S “FLOWER BOY” TOUR

Tyler Gregory Okonma, better known as Tyler, The Creator, returned to the stage back and better than ever for his much anticipated “Flower Boy 2018 Tour.” Tyler, a 27-year old American rapper known for his blasphemous lyrics and shocking humor teamed up with opener Vince Staples to kick off the 23-show tour on January 26, 2018, at the PNE Forum in Vancouver and concluded at the Eagles Ballroom in Milwaukee in March 2018.

Apr 25, 2018

GALLAGHER STAGING ELIMINATES DISPOSABLE PLASTIC BOTTLES

Although April 21 marks the date dedicated to our home, we should recognize every single day as Earth Day. One of the most devastating statistics of the mistreatment of our home is the rapid mass production of plastics.

Sep 13, 2017

GREEN DAY’S REVOLUTION RADIO TOUR

In January 2017, Gallagher Staging welcomed the challenge of fabricating custom set elements for Green Day’s Revolution Radio Tour. It only made sense for Green Day to perform on an epic custom set to promote their first album in four years.

Jan 28, 2016

J. Cole’s Forest Hills Drive Tour

Grammy nominated and platinum recording artist, J. Cole, wrapped up his Forest Hills Drive Tour with a homecoming to Fayetteville, NC and an HBO special. The tour, based off his 2014 Forest Hills Drive album, allowed J. Cole to personally

Sep 21, 2015

KAABOO FESTIVAL DEBUT

The premier of the KAABOO Festival in Del Mar, California was the ultimate weekend escape! KAABOO descended on sunny socal the weekend of September 18-20 in Del Mar California, transforming the Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds into an oasis of

Sep 9, 2015

KID ROCK’S CHEAP DATE TOUR

It’s no surprise that Kid Rock knows how to throw a party, and if you don’t have a ticket you might be out of luck! With record breaking sold out concerts across the nation, the soulful rocker’s Cheap Date: First

Aug 7, 2015

MTV FANDOM AWARDS 2015

Are you a total superfan of of everything entertainment? Well then there’s an award show for you! The MTV Fandom Awards celebrates talent from the big and small screen, where the winners are determined by diehard fans via online and

Jul 1, 2015

EDC LAS VEGAS 2015

It’s no surprise that 2015’s EDC Las Vegas was a sold out success for a fifth year in a row. With over 134,000 people in attendance, the Las Vegas Speedway was bursting with an energy so palpable, you can’t help

Jun 30, 2015

PUFF DADDY BRINGS BACK THE 90’S

The 90’s are back and in full force! Puff Daddy brought back the Bad Boy Records gang for a killer performance at the 2015 BET Awards in Los Angeles. Collaborating artists for the big performance included Mase, 112, Faith Evans,

Jun 28, 2015

FLORENCE + THE MACHINE

Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine kicks it up a notch in her junior album How Big How Blue How Beautiful. After taking four years off since her last release in 2011, the new album bursts with energy and is

Mar 30, 2015

Rihanna Rocks the iHeart Radio Music Awards

Just days after Rihanna dropped her new hit “B*tch Better Have My Money,” she rocked the stage at the 2015 iHeart Radio Music Awards, delivering a fierce performance. Although we couldn’t get Rihanna her money, we were able to get her a real

Mar 4, 2015

Pentatonix World Tour

With sold out shows across the nation, mainstream a cappella group Pentatonix, proves that they’re here to stay. This YouTube phenomenon averages close to 15 million views per video, delivering professional versions of hits by the likes of Daft Punk,

Feb 11, 2015

Gallagher at the Grammy’s

The biggest night in music featured many memorable moments, and some that we wish we could forget. Nonetheless, Gallagher Staging was apart of it all, setting the stage for Katy Perry, Kanye West, Sir Paul McCartney, and Rihanna.  Miss Katy

Nov 27, 2014

Avengers Disney Half Marathon

18,000 of Marvel’s best were out in full force for the Avengers Half Marathon at the Disneyland Resort in Orange County on November 15th and 16th.. The 13.1 mile course was covered in superhero power and Gallagher Staging  gear. Runners

Nov 7, 2014

Flying High with Big Hero 6

There was high-flying fun to be had at the Big Hero 6 Movie Premiere at the El Capitan Theatre on November 4. The popular Marvel adventure received Disney’s special treatment, making this their first comic to become an animated motion picture. For this

Nov 4, 2014

World Series Staging Home Run

San Francisco was a sea of orange and black this Halloween, as the  Giants celebrated their World Series victory for the third time in five years. As the parade commenced, the streets were covered in confetti as the players made

Oct 31, 2014

Slipknot, The Gray Chapter Tour

Slipknot, the famous masked metal marauders put a nail in the coffin once again for their 2014 Gray Chapter Tour – their first album release in 6 years. After being under the radar for quite some time, Slipknot continues to embrace all

Sep 30, 2014

iHeart Radio and Iggy Azalea

Gallagher Staging was definitely on speed dial for the fourth annual iHeart Radio Music Festival, in Las Vegas. This 2-day event was a musical extravaganza, bringing together some of the most iconic artists and musicians in the world. At the

Aug 7, 2014

Monumentour

Paramore and Fall Out Boy hit the road this summer for their co-headlining “Monumentour”. Not to worry about who’s Top Dog in this duo – competition is hardly needed between these torch-bearers. Despite which band you gravitate more to, both

Jun 26, 2014

Electric Daisy Carnival

This is the second consecutive year that Gallagher Staging built what was referred to as the “Bulletproof” stage at this years Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Standing at 66′ tall x 270′ wide x 60′ deep, this superstructure supported

Jun 19, 2014

Los Angeles Kings Parade

This is the 2nd victory lap for the LA Kings and Gallagher Staging in three years! The Stanley Cup parade got underway on June 16th in L.A., with the Kings players and coaches hoisting the trophy yet again for their

Jun 3, 2014

KROQ WEENIE ROAST

KROQ and Gallagher Staging were a powerhouse team once again for the 22nd Annual Weenie Roast at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater! This event typically marks the rise of summer, tan lines, and the beginning of of concert season for most.

Jun 1, 2014

CISCO LIVE, SAN FRANCISCO

Gallagher Staging knocked it out of the park for Cisco Live 2014 in San Francisco! Celebrating 25 years of IT education and training, Cisco closed conference events by hosting a customer appreciation concert at AT&T Park, with special performances by

Apr 27, 2014

HOTEL IGGY, NOW OPEN

Hotel Iggy is officially open for business! As an opening act for renowned stars Beyonce, Nas, and Rita Ora, Iggy launched her very first headlining tour (The New Classic) in Boston on April 23. The Aussie rap sensation transformed the stage

Apr 13, 2014

COACHELLA MUSIC FESTIVAL

Coachella 2014 definitely lived up to its wild, free spirited reputation, attracting over 90,000 music junkies and a lineup that was hard to pass up. For the Grand Champion of Music Festivals, Gallagher Staging left its mark on not one,

Mar 13, 2014

MUPPETS STEAL THE SPOTLIGHT

The fury and lovable Muppets received Gallagher’s red carpet treatment at the World Premiere of Muppets Most Wanted in Los Angeles. With all the Muppet superstar light radiating on the red carpet, on-lookers and co-stars alike almost got a tan during their

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on Gallagher Stage
Feb 4, 2014

MACKLEMORE MADNESS

Rapping genius, known on the music scene as Macklemore, is respected by many for more than just his creative, fresh new sound, but for his ability to electrify audiences. For his Fall 2013 U.S. Tour, Macklemore’s high-powered performances were complimented

Disney Tinker Bell Half Marathon provided by Gallagher Staging
Jan 27, 2014

TINKER BELL HALF MARATHON

Disney and Gallagher Staging team up once again to make dreams come true! The Tinker Bell Half Marathon, hosted by Never Land’s very own, Tinker Bell and Peter Pan, was 13.1 miles of amazing sights, sounds, and of course, Gallagher

John Legend performing on custom Gallagher Set
Nov 12, 2013

JOHN LEGEND TOUR

With a set list that is heavily relied on Legend’s latest album, Love In the Future, John Legend continues to woo crowds during his Made To Love Tour,delivering a night of ingenuity and passion. Known for his sensual and romantic edge, John

Avenged Sevenfold on Custom Gallagher Set
Oct 2, 2013

AVENGED SEVENFOLD TOUR

Avenged Sevenfold approached Gallagher Staging to produce an elaborate custom set for their 2013 Hail to the King Tour. Gallagher Staging’s team spearheaded a comprehensive strategy to construct and execute a manageable, yet intricate tour set for this popular Southern California

Aug 19, 2013

SELENA GOMEZ WORLD TOUR

Selena Gomez’s production team turned to Gallagher Staging to deliver a multifaceted stage set that would ensure a dramatic setting for her Stars Dance World Tour, which kicked off in Vancouver, BC on August 14, 2013. Gomez’s set design required numerous