Longtime Promoter Bob Patton Dies
October 13, 2009 at 4:44 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime music promoter BOB PATTON, who died OCTOBER 7th of an aortic aneurysm in ATLANTA, according to the ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION. He was 70.
PATTON was working at WDAO/DAYTON, OH in 1968 when he took a job working for JAMES BROWN as advance man, promoter, and booker, and moved on to handle a wide range of acts. His BOB PATTON ASSOCIATES was based in BROOKLYN and ATLANTA.