For Immediate Release
INO Records Artist CHASEN And New Band The Atlas Join Artist Roster At Patton House Entertainment
Nashville, TN (April 7, 2011) —– Andrew Patton, President, Patton House Entertainment is happy to announce a major new hiring within the management firm. Industry veteran, Mo Thieman (Fireflight, Abandon) has joined the company and will report directly to Andrew Patton.
At the same time, Patton announces the addition of two new clients to the company’s current artist roster. INO Record’s band, CHASEN has enjoyed major success with their debut project that resulted in two #1 singles, “On And On” and “Castaway.” The group has toured with such acts as Kutless and Jeremy Camp as well as numerous festivals across the country. For online updates about the band please visit, http://www.chasenmusic.com.
New band, The Atlas is from Nashville and is turning heads with their unique approach to combining original worship songs with classic hymns. The band is currently writing songs for their upcoming EP release, with a full-length debut coming in 2012. For online updates about the band, please visit http://www.theatlasmusic.com.
Regarding the company changes Patton says, “2011 brings so much excitement to me as we continue to build Patton House. Our plans for this year include much growth with Mo’s addition being the first component of that. Mo brings to our team not only experience, but also touring expertise that will help our entire roster. I’m also thrilled to add CHASEN and The Atlas to our management clients. Both artists have a strong love of their craft, and a love for the people they reach. That’s an encouraging combination and one that we can build from.”
“I am very thankful and honored to be a part of the Patton House team,” adds Thieman. “It’s a great opportunity to come alongside an incredible staff and roster of artists that is growing. It’s going to be an exciting year.”
Patton House Entertainment’s Tiffany Rockhold will remain the responsible agent for Rush Of Fools, Jimmy Needham and Echoing Angels. Fellow staffer, Aaron Bucy, will add contract administrator to his responsibilities. He will process all offers, contracts, riders and day-to-day contact with booking agents.
About Mo Thieman
Thieman grew up in Dayton, OH and moved to Nashville in 2010. He began working as an artist manager in 2004 and discovered and developed the female-fronted rock band, Fireflight. In 2008, the band’s breakout release “Unbreakable” garnered them four Dove Award nominations, including Artist Of The Year and two years later the band was honored with a Grammy nomination for “For Those Who Wait.” More recently, Thieman discovered and developed rock band Abandon, whose debut release earned a Rock Album of the Year Dove Award nomination. The band also had two #1 Christian Rock singles and their hit song; “Hero” was a Top 5 hit at CHR radio. Other bands under Thieman’s leadership have been Above The Golden State and Worth Dying For. He is currently managing CHASEN and The Atlas. Thieman is married with two children and lives in the Nashville, TN area.
About Patton House Entertainment
Andrew Patton started Patton House Entertainment in 2005, following several successful years of heading radio promotion for Word Records and Provident Label Group. Patton broke the record for the most consecutive #1 singles and helped to re-launch Randy Travis’ career in the Christian and mainstream markets. When he realized the void for providing an artist development approach to management, he branched out on his own and launched Patton House Entertainment. The company rapidly grew with a solid base of clients including the breakout act of 2007, Rush Of Fools, Inpop Records Jimmy Needham in 2008 and eOne Christian Music’s Echoing Angels in 2010. Patton House Entertainment is a full service company providing personal management, marketing and promotions, consultation, touring and publishing services to a wide range of clients and businesses. The Patton House team brings more than 20 years of experience in multiple facets of the entertainment world, offering world-class work and opportunities to their clients.
Source- Bozeman Media