Mick Brigden, a tour supervisor who has labored with The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Van Morrison and extra died on Sept. 5 at age 73 following an accident at his dwelling.
Brigden’s spouse, Julia Dreyer Brigden, advised the Press Democrat that the music business legend died following an accident that occurred whereas he was digging a grave for the household’s pet canine on their property. Nonetheless, she didn’t disclose additional particulars concerning the character of the accident.
Brigden was a music business staple for greater than 5 a long time. Whereas he labored with a variety of iconic names, he’s maybe greatest recognized for managing guitarist Joe Satriani for the final three a long time.
“..it has been a loopy & great 33 years of rock ‘n’ roll. I’ve by no means labored so exhausting, performed so exhausting, laughed and cried so exhausting, made a lot music & had so many worldwide adventures, & all with Mick by my aspect.. RIP Mick Brigden. Learn the complete essay at,” Satriani wrote in a tweet final week.
The artist issued a lengthier assertion together with longer tribute to Brigden on his website.
Different artists who labored with the supervisor, in keeping with the tribute, embrace Humble Pie, Mountain and Peter Frampton, Taj Mahal and Carlos Santana.
Born in 1947 in England, Brigden left for Canada at 19 the place he started working as a graphic artist earlier than transferring to New York within the Sixties to start out his profession as a street supervisor. Within the late Nineteen Seventies, after working for a number of years with Invoice Graham, he took over the administration division of Invoice Graham Presents.
He quickly co-launched the Columbia-distributed label Wolfgang Data, singing Eddie Cash as their first artist, in keeping with Variety. When Graham died in 1991, Brigden ensured that many of the firm’s workers have been safe and teamed with 13 different BGP workers to buy the corporate, leaving 10 % to Grahm’s children. In 2000, helped discovered MJJ Administration and signed Satriani as his solely shopper.
In 2001 he reportedly settled together with his spouse in Santa Rosa, Calif. the place he adopted his different passions, winemaking and biking. He’s survived by his spouse and son Jack, step-daughter Jessica and grandson David Merz.
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