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Frank Barsalona

1964

Frank Barsalona founds Premier Talent, a concert-booking agency. Barsalona will accrue a stable of artists that includes the Who, Led Zeppelin, Bruce Springsteen, Van Halen, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, the Pretenders and U2.

2002

Frank Barsalona’s Premier Talent Agency is sold to the William Morris agency. “I’m excited about the lasting legacy of Premier Talent as it becomes a contributing part of William Morris,” says Barsalona.

2002

Frank Barsalona of Premier Talent receives the Silver Clef award from the Nordoff-Robbins Foundation in a ceremony at New York’s Bowery Ballroom. Bruce Springsteen is his presenter.

2005

Frank Barsalona is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the twentieth annual induction dinner.

2012

Frank Barsalona passed away.