Ask any musician who performs often what the most strenuous part of their job is, and they'll probably tell you that it's loading and unloading their gear at venues. Of course, moving equipment would be way more difficult if it wasn't stored in the proper cases, bags and covers. Thankfully, high-quality utility and gear cases, bags and covers are very easy to come by on today's music market. In fact, companies like Alesis, Boss, Gator, Musician's Gear and countless others construct cases, bags and covers that are lightweight and more than capable of protecting your tools of the trade.
From waterproof utility cases on wheels to speaker stand bags, laptop bags and even monitor cases that hold up to two screens, you'll find everything you need here to keep your gear safe and secure in between gigs. With that being said, the right case, bag or cover for you will obviously depend on your current needs, but you can speed up your search by starting with the more popular items. For example, the Gator G-TOUR-TRK 3022 HS Truck Pack Trunk is a top seller that features plywood construction, heavy-duty zinc-plated hardware and spring-loaded heavy-duty handles. With 28" x 20.75" x 20.75" of space, this case has plenty of room for all your audio gear.
Now, if it's something more compact that you're after, there are many top-selling carrying bags here as well, including the Musician's Gear Professional Music Gear Bag. It has numerous interior and exterior pockets to keep your equipment organized and safe. As for its construction, its rugged nylon design, heavy-duty zippers and ridged rubber bottom will ensure everything is safeguarded wherever you take it. Another great choice is the Road Runner ATA Style Utility Case. Made to protect your drum machine, sequencer, wireless transmitters or MIDI pad controller, this compact ATA style case with adjustable foam is a must-have for any live-performing DJ or musician.
In order for your sound equipment to continue operating at its best, it needs to be looked after when you're not using it. With that in mind, the utility and gear cases, bags and covers in this catalog were designed with careful attention to even the smallest component. So whatever you ultimately choose, you can take comfort in knowing that everything you store is free from danger.