Pantle now playing UTA music field
Veteran music agent and former House of Blues executive John Pantle has joined UTA's music department as a senior agent. Pantle, who most recently worked for three years as a senior agent at the Agency Group, will bring to UTA clients including Cafe Tacuba, Molotov, Bebe, Nitzer Ebb and Madness, UTA said Friday. Pantle mostly handles rock and Latin artists. UTA's head of music Rob Prinz lauded Pantle for his "broad expertise across multiple genres and practice areas." Prinz added, "He's a guy who knows what's going on at all times and in all places, and we know he'll be a strong asset to the UTA music team."