Music industry greats gather to honor the legendary agent who built the modern-day touring business from the ground up

Some of the most influential players in the history of the touring industry filled Irving Plaza in New York on April 25 to pay tribute to pioneering agent Frank Barsalona, who died last November. "Remembering Frank" lived up to its billing of "an evening of great conversation and stories," as a long list of live music industry greats regaled those in attendance with stories about Barsalona, whose Premier Talent Agency was far and away the most dominant rock music agency in the world in the '70s and '80s.

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