APA NASHVILLE ADDS JIMMY DASHER AS AGENT
Jimmy Dasher has joined the Nashville office of APA as music agent, it was announced today by APA partner and Co-Head of Worldwide Concerts, Steve Lassiter. Dasher will focus his efforts on booking clubs and theaters in the Western region of North America.
“As a performer turned agent, Jimmy brings a wealth of experience to his work from both perspectives,” commented Lassiter in making the announcement. “I’m very happy to have him join our Nashville team and look forward to working with him.”
“I’m excited to work with the team Steve has established at APA, and look forward to continuing to grow as an agent as I develop new relationships with their artists and buyers. It’s going to make a great home,” said Jimmy Dasher.
A native of San Antonio, Texas, where he pursued his passion for guitar and singer-songwriting, Dasher went on to record and tour on a couple solo studio albums, as well as serving as guitarist and bass player for a number of touring acts.
In 2016, he transitioned to a behind-the-scenes career as an agent with Buddy Lee Attractions. Two years later, he joined Atomic Music Group where he built up a roster that included Doug Stone, Terry McBride and Doug Kershaw, to name a few.