Bill Hollingshead

Bill Hollingshead enjoyed a long and successful career as a concert and live events booking agent as well as a director and producer for many years.  He worked for Knott's Berry Farm in Southern California as well as many other venues.  He was there when rock and roll started and played a key role in the promotion of several performers and acts over several decades.  Among the most noted stars Bill has worked with (over the years) are the Everly Brothers, Ricky Nelson, The Righteous Brothers and Jan and Dean. One great element of Bill and his career was that he brought entertainment to people to brighten their lives, whether ice shows, symphony orchestras, stadium events or PBS music specials, Bill gave the people what they wanted.

Interview Date:
August 17, 2014
Date of Birth:
May 24, 1937
Deceased Date:
February 1, 2021
Job Title:
Concert Promoter

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