ABOUT THE AGENCY

The MacIsaac Agency is a Halifax based artist booking agency representing emerging and international touring artists from a diverse variety of musical genres. Founded by musician and Music Nova Scotia award winning agent Jason MacIsaac, the agency was formed in 2006 as JJ Bookings and renamed in early 2015. 

Beginning as an outlet to book bands Jason performed in,  the company evolved into a booking service for artists looking to tour on the East Coast of Canada. Past shows and tours were booked for artists such as The Mahones, Sean Ashby (guitarist for Sarah McLachlan), The Ascot Royals, The Dreadnoughts, X-Prime and former Arkells Keyboardist Dan Griffin to name a few.  While still offering the service of tour booking for other artists, the agency developed a full time artist roster and now is home to some of the top acts from the East Coast of Canada, developing acts from both Canada and the U.S.  and has been a strong part in the career development of past roster clients such as Gloryhound, The Stogies and Jay Smith (former guitarist for Matt Mays). 


MEET THE AGENTS

JASON MACISAAC  |  Agent & Founder
jason@macisaacagency.com
902-452-1540

BIO

Born in a small town on Cape Breton Island, Jason began chasing his love of music at the age of 14, learning guitar and joining high school bands before moving to Halifax after graduation. Performing in local acts and fronting his own band, Jason became a guitarist and founding member of international touring act The Stanfields when the band developed in 2008. 

Nominated six years consecutively as "Booking Agent Of The Year" at Nova Scotia Music Week, Jason received industry recognition, winning the award 5 times in 2012, 2013, and 2015 to 2017 and has worked with stand out and multiple award winning acts such as Dylan Menzie, Like A Motorcycle, Rawlins Cross, The Stanfields and The Town Heroes.

 
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MAT BUDRESKI  |  Agent
jason@macisaacagency.com

ROSTER

The Mike Bochoff Band

BIO

Mat has been in the music scene in Halifax since the late 90's performing in bands such as Swifter, Andrew Hunter & The Gatherers, Spaces Between Stars and currently The Mike Bochoff Band. As well as playing drums and singing in all of those bands he has been the primary booker for most of the shows played, including a cross Canada tour with AH&TG, and multiple runs between the East Coast and Central Canada. 

In his personal life, he has a wife (Julie) and one little boy (Kai). Away from music Mat works as an aquaculturalist and still plays a high level of soccer in Nova Scotia.

 

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