Bob Mercer Passes
May 7, 2010 at 12:06 PM (PT)
Condolences to the family and friends of BOB MERCER. The BRITISH born music executive who signed acts such as TODD SNIDER, QUEEN, OLIVIA NEWTON JOHN, NANCI GRIFFITH, MARSHALL CHAPMAN, and others, passed away on WEDNESDAY (5/05) from cancer. He was 65.
The music industry veteran managed PAUL McCARTNEY and DAVID GILMOUR of PINK FLOYD in the 1980s, and in the '90s moved to NASHVILLE to run JIMMY BUFFETT’s MARGARITAVILLE RECORDS.
Read the entire obituary in the TENNESSEAN here