Iconic pop-rock band Hootie & the Blowfish appeared on NBC’s TODAY this morning to announce a highly anticipated return to full-time touring in 2019, as the foursome sets out on the 2019 Group Therapy Tour with direct support from special guests Barenaked Ladies.The band formed by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker and Jim “Soni” Sonefeld during their time as students at the University of South Carolina will visit 44 cities on the tour produced by Live Nation, kicking off Thursday, May 30 in Virginia Beach, Virginia and wrapping Friday, Sept. 13 with a Columbia, South Carolina homecoming.
Nashville based Morris Higham Management in-house touring arm Dale Morris & Associates has been acquired by Paradigm Talent Agency. Under the terms, agents Mike Betterton and Nate Ritches become part of Paradigm’s Nashville team. Coming along with the two are country superstar Kenny Chesney, Brandon Lay, Ryan Griffin, and Walker County. These stars are joining Paradigm’s roster which consists of Kacey Musgraves, Ed Sheeran, Halsey, Coldplay, Janelle Monáe, Shan Mendes, Imagine Dragons and many more.Furthermore, Paradigm will work alongside with Morris Higham Management to create opportunities for the Morris Higham Management clients. The collaboration will be offering a broadened network and expand their focus globally.In the past, Paradigm has made similar investments. the