LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Veteran talent buyer Roger LeBlanc joins the new downtown Crash Mansion LA concert venue. LeBlanc currently booking over 700 shows annually, with four and-a-half years as national buyer for Key Club LA, and many years of prior experience in other prominent SoCal music venues, independent talent buyer.
LeBlanc books talent for such Southern California venues as The Coach House, The Galaxy Theater, Key Club LA, The Canyon Club, and the new Canyon Club in downtown Las Vegas. One of his biggest accomplishments has been buying for and producing the annual "Orange County New Year's Eve" which has included such acts as Buckcherry, Joan Jett, Sugar Ray, Psychedelic Furs, Third Eye Blind and Blondie. A popular industry insider, LeBlanc represented independent concert venues and talent buyers as a panelist during the 2007 Pollstar CIC Conference (Concert Industry Consortium).
"We are honored to have such a well-respected and accomplished talent buyer as part of our team," states Director of Crash Mansion & New York's Bowery Restaurant Group, Eddie Brady. "His broad variety of entertainment bookings includes everything from The Killers to Duran Duran to GWAR and will be instrumental to our vision when we officially open early next year." – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers