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NAMM Memorial

Remembering Dwight “Popcorn Miller”

We are incredibly thrilled to commemorate the success of the RoadiesIf Color United Association 2023 conference, which brought together a diverse and dynamic community of professionals in the entertainment and live events industry. During this extraordinary event, we witnessed an exceptional display of talent, creativity, and innovation, making it a truly unforgettable experience. But it ….  Read More

Happy Holidays to all our amazing members and supporters!

As the Roadies of Color United Association, we want to take a moment to express our heartfelt gratitude for your unwavering support and dedication throughout the year. Your passion and commitment have driven our success, and we are truly grateful to have you by our side. This holiday season, we wish you joy, love, and ….  Read More

Rocit Cargo 45th Anniversary

Spotlight on one of our Roadies Of Color United Association Sponsors.

Rock-it Global celebrates 45th anniversary with retro throwback Rock-it Global (Rock-it Cargo) and its multination group of leading critical logistics brands is launching its 45-year anniversary celebrations by looking back over its work supporting some of the most iconic events to ever hit the stage. Since 1978, Rock-it Cargo’s team has pulled together the logistical ….  Read More


“Embracing Diversity: Building an Inclusive Future in Entertainment”

Diversity, inclusion, and equity in the entertainment industry have seen some improvements in recent years, but there is still work to be done. The industry has become more conscious of the need for representation and inclusion of underrepresented groups, leading to the creation of more diverse content and opportunities. However, there are still significant challenges ….  Read More


As we near our 15th year….. The Roadies Of Color United Association (ROCU) has had a transformative impact on the music industry. Through our advocacy and activism, ROCU has played a crucial role in promoting equity, diversity, and representation within the realm of roadies. One significant impact of ROCU is its ability to challenge and ….  Read More

ROCU Parnelli Awards Nominations

Congratulations to two of our Roadies Of Color United members Martin Thomas and Kristen “KD” Dean on their Parrnelli Award nominations. Receiving a Parnelli Award is the most prestigious honor in our industry – the nominating and awarding processes have been organized in such a way that it is virtually impossible to “stuff the ballot ….  Read More