Welcome To BPA Live
BPA Live was formed by Bob Paterson on the 1st July 2005 and the agency now boasts a roster of over 30 artists including Tom Russell, Sam Baker, Mark Olson, Kimmie Rhodes, The Wailin’ Jennys, Ruth Moody, The Turnpike Troubadours, Hans Chew, Eve Selis, Carrie Rodriguez, American Aquarium, Otis Gibbs, Robert Vincent and Blue Rodeo.
The agency continues to grow, now working with artistes from varying genres including blues and folk alongside the original Americana acts. Please use the links above for details of our evolving roster, tours currently underway, those that are currently being booked, contact details and links section.
BPA Live is a member of The Agents Association.
BPA Live represents a roster of mainly American and Canadian musicians and bands. By law they require a Certificate of Sponsorship by UK Visas and Immigration in order to enter and work in the UK. Previously they required Work Permits but these were phased out in 2008. BPA Live is an A-rated Tier 5 sponsor and has been since the online points based system was introduced in late 2008.
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It is with great sadness to hear about the death of Bap Kennedy. I was his agent for a couple of stints and I have many many fond memories from our time together. One of the last times I saw him was in Belfast and we spent some time walking along the shoreline...read more
We are delighted to announce that The Turnpike Troubadours will be touring the UK in February for the first time, after developing an ever growing fan-base in the US, with the most recent self titled album reaching number 3 in the Billboard Country Chart. We are...read more
Brighthelmstone Promotions in association with BPA Live, Sedate Bookings, At The Helm Records and Last Chance Records presents: "Austin Lucas - Between The Moon and Midwest Full Band European Tour" We are delighted to announce that by popular demand Austin Lucas is...read more
We are pleased to announce a triple bill of Americana talent at London's iconic venue The Borderline on 26th October 2016. Austin Lucas (Indiana, USA), Emily Barker (Stroud, UK) and The Dreaming Spires (Oxford, UK) will host what is sure to be an evening of...read more