Photo ID L to R: Darren Hagen (Red Light), B.B. Borden (MTB), Tony Black (MTB), Rick Willis (MTB), Steve Lassiter (APA), Marcus Henderson (MTB), Cass Scripps (APA), Doug Gray (MTB), Charlie Brusco (Red Light), Jeff Hill (APA), Matt McGuire (APA) Photo credit: Steve Lowry
Legendary southern rock group The Marshall Tucker Band (MTB) has entered into exclusive management and booking agreements with Red Light Management and APA. Red Light’s Charlie Brusco and Darren Hagen will helm the band’s day-to-day management with APA’s Steve Lassiter handling booking.
“Doug Gray and I have been friends for over 40 years; making this announcement both thrilling and fulfilling,” says Brusco. “The Marshall Tucker Band has always been a definitive and incendiary live band, I’m happy to report that they still are, as I reaffirmed at a recent concert in Atlanta. The Marshall Tucker Band and their legacy has deep roots in all of our lives and we are very honored and thrilled that they are joining Red Light Management.”
“The Marshall Tucker Band holds an iconic place in American music history,” adds Steve Lassiter, Partner/Head of Concerts for APA Nashville. “For nearly 50 years the band has toured a countless number of miles and captured the hearts of millions. They leave audiences singing their catchy hits for days on end, and we at APA are incredibly excited to be working with them.”
MTB lead singer Doug Gray notes, “We are thrilled to announce our new management and booking companies, Red Light and APA. We are ready to take the 45-year legacy of The Marshall Tucker Band into the next chapter and I know these respected agencies are the perfect fit for us. Onward and upward!”
About The Marshall Tucker Band Forty-six years ago, The Marshall Tucker Band was founded in Spartanburg, SC. Thanks to hits like “Can’t You See,” “Heard It In A Love Song,” “Fire On The Mountain,” and “24 Hours At A Time,” the 5x Gold, 3x Platinum-selling southern rock group has sold millions of albums worldwide. MTB songs have been featured in major motion picture films and television shows including Breaking Bad, Blow, The Box, Swing Vote, Half Nelson, My Name Is Earl, Cold Case Files and Good Guys. CMT (Country Music Television) named the MTB’s “Can’t You See” the #4 Greatest Southern Rock Song. The MTB’s debut album, The Marshall Tucker Band, reigns as Gibson Guitar’s #5 Greatest Southern Rock Album. UltimateClassicRock.com crowned the MTB’s “Can’t You See” as the #1 Southern Rock Song and in 2013, GRAMMY® Magazine named the group’s logo as one of the most distinctive and iconic brands in music.https://www.countryschatter.com/2017/01/the-marshall-tucker-band-signs-on-with-red-light-management-apa/NewsPhoto ReleasePress Release24 Hours at a Time,APA,B..B. Borden,Cass Scripps,Charlie Brusco,Darren Hagen,Doug Gray,Fire on the Mountain,Heard it in a Love Song,Jeff Hill,Marcus Henderson,marshall tucker band,red light management,Rick Willis,Steve Lassiter,Tony Black