About Us

Nightside Entertainment, Inc., was established in 1991 as a full service music booking agency. The agency is a member in good standing with CMA (Country Music Association), IEBA (The International Entertainment Buyer's Association) and The MMF (Music Managers Forum).

Over the years, Nightside Entertainment has serviced a variety of clubs, colleges, casinos, fairs, festivals, corporate clients, private functions and radio stations through out the country, providing notable national acts in the rock, country, jazz, alternative, folk, ethnic, and comedy formats. The company also handles full production needs for these clients if desired.

Agency Services Include:

Booking Services: Booking national major record label touring acts for clubs, fairs, festivals, casinos, colleges, corporate events, private functions, fundraisers and radio shows.

Production Services: Provides professional and affordable sound, lighting, back-line equipment and knowledgeable technicians.

Consulting Services: Artist Management, Event Management, Venue Management.

Other Services: Nightside Entertainment also works hand in hand with all of the major record labels, distribution companies and retailers in numerous promotional capacities, and provides opening acts from our management roster for major venues and tour support.

Artists Booked (Partial List):
38 Special, Aaron Tippin, Air Supply, Al Stewart, Alabama, Altan, America, Amy Fairchild, Andy Griggs, Anna Nalick, Antigone Rising, Art Garfunkel, Aztec Two Step, B J Thomas, Badfinger, Bara Macneils, Barrington Levy, B B King, Becky Chace, Bela Fleck & the Original Flecktones, Bellview Cadillac, Ben Folds, Better Than Ezra, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Bill Petterson, Billy Currington, Billy Gilman, Billy Ray Cyrus, Black 47, Blackhawk, Blake Clark, Blind Boys of Alabama, Blood Sweat & Tears, Blue County, Bo Bice, Bobby Hogan, Bowzer, Boy Howdy, Boz Scaggs, BR5-49, Brad Delp of Boston, Brad Paisley, Brandi Carlile, Brian McComas,  Bruce Hornsby, Bryan White, Buddy Holly's Crickets, Bushman, Butch Hancock, CAKE, Carmel Quinn, Chad Brock, Chad Burdick, Cheryl Wheeler, Craig Morgan, Cheap Trick, Chris Botti, Chris Cagle, Chris Issak, Christopher Cross, Chubby Checker, Clark Family Experience, Clay Osborne, Collective Soul, Collin Raye, Cowboy Junkies, CPR featuring David Crosby, Dante Mazzetti, Danu, Dar Williams, Daryle Singletary, Dave Mason, David Cassidy, David Kersh, David Lee Murphy, Deana Carter, Derek Trucks, deSol, Diamond Reo, Dionne Warwick, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Don McLean , Don Walser, Donna Byrne, Doobie Brothers, Duke Robillard, Dwight Yoakum, Eileen Ivers, Emerson Drive, Eric Burdon & the Animals, Eric Heatherly, Felix Cavaleri's Rascals, Foghat, Foreigner, Fuel, Gaelic Storm, Gary Allan, Gary Lewis & the Playboys, Gary Puckett, George Thorogood & the Destroyers, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Grand Funk Railroad, Guess Who, Guster, Hanna-McEuen, Hank Williams III, Hermans Hermits, Howie Day, Huey Lewis and the News, Indigo Girls, Jack's Mannequin, Jake Andrews, James Hunter, Jamie O'Neal, James Montgomery,  Jason Mraz, Jeff Bates, Jeff Carson, Jeffrey Osborne, Jessica Andrews, Jim Lauderdale, Jimmie Dale Gilmore Jimmie Vaughan, Jimmy Wayne, Joan Jett, Joan Osborne, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Jo Dee Messina, John Berry, John Brown's Body, John Hiatt, John McDermott, John Sebastian, John Lee Hooker Jr, Johnnie Johnson, Johnny Maestro & the Brooklyn Bridge, Johnny Paycheck, Jonathan Edwards, Jordan Knight (of New Kids On The Block), Josh Gracin, Josh Thompson, Judy Collins, Julie Roberts, Junior Marvin of Bob Marley’s Wailers, k.d. lang, Kansas, Kathy Mattea, Kay Hanley, Keb' Mo', Keith Urban, Kenny Rogers, Kevin Montgomery, Kiley Evans, Kim Richey, Lari White, Larry Stewart, LeAnn Rimes, Lee Roy Parnell, Leif Garrett, Leslie West & Mountain, Linda Davis, Little Feat, Little Texas, Livingston Taylor, Lonestar, Lori Morgan, Los Lobos, Love & Theft, Lyle Lovett, Magic Dick & Jay Geils Bluestime, Makem and Spain Brothers, Mark Chesnutt, Mark Collie, Mark Wills, Marshall Tucker Band, Martina McBride , Mary Chapin Carpenter, Marcia Ball, Maynard Ferguson, McBride & the Ride, Melissa Etheridge, Merle Haggard, Michelle Wilson & Evil Gal Orchestra, Michelle Wright, Michael McDonald, Mike Aiken, Miranda Lambert, Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels, moe., Monty Are I, Mountain, Mykal Rose, Nancy Griffith, Olu dara, Pat McGee Band, Paul Geremia, Paula Cole, Peter Cincotti, Peter Frampton, Peter Noone, Peter Tork of The Monkees, Phil Vassar,  Plain White T’s, Rachael Proctor, Radney Foster, Randy Newman Rare Earth, Rascal Flatts, Rebecca Paris, Ricky Van Shelton, Ricochet, Robert Cray, Robert Wuhl, Robin Lee, Roger Hodgson's Supertramp, Roomful of Blues, Sammy Kershaw, Sara Evans, Screaming Orphans, Sean Patrick McGraw, Shelly Fairchild, Shemekia Copeland, Sherrie Austin, Sixwire, Something Corporate, Sonny Geraci, Sons of the Desert, Sophie B. Hawkins Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, State Radio, Stephanie Hansen, Steve Wariner, Susan Ashton, Susan Tedeschi, Taj Mahal, Taj Weekes, Tammy Cochran, Tanya Tucker, Taylor Dayne, The Bacon Brothers, The Band, The Band Perry, The Becky Chace Band, The Conan O'Brien Band, The Count Basie Orchestra, The Cricktes (Original), The Ellis Brothers, The Gin Blossoms , The Fabulous Thunderbirds, The Fenians, The Four Tops, The Glengarry Buoys, The Grass Roots, The Machine Performs Pink Floyd, The Itals, The Marvelettes, The Original Wailers, The Romantics, The Skatalites, The Temptations, The Thompson Brothers, The Turtles, The Warren Brothers, The Wilkinsons, They Might Be Giants, Tish Hinojosa, Toby Keith, Tommy Makem (RIP), Tonic, Tracy King (RIP), Train, Trisha Yearwood, Ty Herndon, Vince Gill, Willie Nelson, Winterpills, Wynonna, Yellowman, Ziggy Marley, Zox

Venues Booked (Partial List):
The Newport Sunset Music Series, Newport, Rhode Island (Co-Creator)
* The Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival, Newport,  Rhode Island (Creator) * The Newport Waterfront Irish Festival, Newport, Rhode Island * Taste of Rhode Island, Newport, Rhode Island * The Great Chowder Cook Off, Newport, Rhode Island * First Night Providence, Providence, Rhode Island * The Newport Naval Base, Morale, Welfare & Recreation Department, Newport, RI * Tall Ships 2000, Newport, Rhode Island * Fall River Celebrates America, Fall River, Massachusetts * Fall River Jazz and Blues Festival, Fall River, Massachusetts * Feast of The Blessed Sacrament, New Bedford, Massachusetts * Jazz at the Ecotaruim, Worcester, Massachusetts * Pet Rock Festival, Worcester, Massachusetts * The North Haven Fair, North Haven, Connecticut * The Durham Fair, Durham, Connecticut * The Guilford Fair, Guilford, Connecticut * North Stonington Fair, North Stonington, Connecticut * Connecticut Agricultural Fair, Goshen, Connecticut * Orange Fireman’s Carnival, Orange, Connecticut * Hamden Arts Commission Summer Concerts, Hamden, Connecticut * Ocean Beach Park Summer Concert Series, Groton, Connecticut * Casino Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia * The Bank Street Café, New London, Connecticut * Cadillac Ranch, Southington, Connecticut * Club Liquid, Leominster, Massachusetts * Point Breeze Entertainment Complex, Webster, Massachusetts * Tumbleweeds, Dayville, Connecticut * Topsham Fair, Topsham, Maine * Twin River Casino, Lincoln, Rhode Island * Newport Grand Slots, Newport, Rhode Island.

Artists Managed:
*Kiley Evans (Consulting) *Chad Burdick * Dante Mazzetti * The Becky Chace Band * Kevin Montgomery * Bill Petterson * Tracy King (RIP) * Billy Gilman (Consulting)