GLOUCESTER, Mass (CelebrityAccess) — International Music Network announced the hire of veteran talent agent Matt McCluskey.
In his new role at IMN, McCluskey will oversee booking for the agency’s roster in international markets, including Europe, Asia, Australia, South America, and Africa.
“IMN has so many great relationships in our 34-year history representing artists to international markets and Matt is the right person to fulfill our artists’ career objectives going forward. Matt broadens our reach and brings a passion for music with strong values and a tireless work ethic. We are all looking forward to working with him,” said IMN Director Scott Southard.
McCluskey has more than a decade of experience in the industry, including work with promoters, festivals, clubs, and performing art centers. A native of Boston, he studied Music Business Management at Berklee College of Music and English at UMass Boston and later hired on as International Contract Manager at The Kurland Agency.
He was later promoted to domestic agent, then an international agent at Kurland, eventually taking on all bookings outside of the US and Canada for the noted independent talent agency.
“I’ve long admired what Scott and IMN have created over the years. I’m thrilled to start this new chapter in my career, joining an esteemed network of world-class agents and managers, working with such a renowned and celebrated roster of artists,” McCluskey said of his new gig at IMN.