We are excited to bring our first staff member on board. Please welcome Robert Taylor as TTA’s West Coast Agent*.
Although born in Glendale, California, Robert Taylor has resided in Houston, Texas since 1989. Robert didn’t come onto the local music scene until ten years later as a musician. During his tenure as a musician, he gained experience of event planning, fundraising and nightclub promotion.
From 2008 to 2013, Robert was a talent buyer for one of Houston’s historic venues for Blues and Zydeco, called The Shakespeare Pub. During his five year tenure as talent buyer for The Shakespeare Pub, Robert has worked hard to preserve its traditional booking policies and respect the musician must be paid. The philosophy of Shakespeare Pub since 1990. In 2011, with Robert at the helm, Shakespeare’s went from booking local musicians to booking International touring artist, primarily in the Blues/roots genre: Sue Foley & Peter Karp, Samantha Fish, Mike Zito, Candye Kane, to name a few. In 2013, Robert’s hard work earned Shakespeare’s Pub the “Best Blues Club [in] Houston” by the Houston Press.
His dedication to live music and his ability to build relationships makes him a huge asset for the Agency and a wonderful addition to move things forward.
EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org / DIRECT DIAL: 713-409-4264.
Official Agency Website: www.tinaterryagency.com
*TERRITORY: WA, OR, CA, AZ, NM, NV, ID, UT, MT, WY, CO, AK, HI.