"I have a good ear for talent and for what will set an artist apart from the rest of the fray.  It's my super power!"

Sinclair is adept at listening to his clients needs and determining the best fit for their events.  He understands event logistics, budget development, sound and lighting strategies, marketing and talent selection.  
 

His 28+ years of work on the local, regional, and national scene includes:

  • Sails Original Music Series, Hickory, NC.           Event Coordinator/Talent Buyer,               2012-current

  • Merlefest, Wilkesboro, NC. 

    • Volunteer Coordinator for Artist Relations, 8 years.

  • Flat Rock Music Festival, Flat Rock, NC.   

    • Music Director/Songwriter Contest Coordinator, 5 years.

  • Blue Ridge BBQ Fesitval, Tryon, NC.      

    • Talent Buyer/Asst. Music Director, 8 years

  • Lakeside Music Series, Hendersonville, NC. 

    • Event Coordinator, 2 years.

  • Program Director/Host of Barrett Mountain Music House Concert Series, Taylorsville, NC and Hickory, NC.  15+ years.

  • Acoustic Stage, Hickory, NC.                       Board of Directors, 10 years

  • Down Home Music Kitchen, Johnson City, TN. 2 years.

  • Planet Bluegrass, Lyons, CO.  Volunteer.

 

Sinclair's events are always stylish, interesting and well-planned affairs.

"My ear is always attuned to the new and unique, and my success as a booking agent comes from the fact that I have an ability to hear the unique qualities of a band early in their formative moments as a band and before they hit their upward trajectory."

Lake Street Dive Sails Music Series
Lake Street Dive Sails Music Series

Lake Street Dive performs at Hickory, NC event, Sails Music Series, booked by Bob Sinclair.

The Wood Brothers / House Concert
The Wood Brothers / House Concert

The Wood Brothers perform at Hickory, NC House Concert Series booked by Bob Sinclair.

Dave Eggar/Sails Music Series
Dave Eggar/Sails Music Series

Dave Eggar and Hammerstep perform at Hickory, NC event Sails Music Series, booked by Bob Sinclair.

Lake Street Dive Sails Music Series
Lake Street Dive Sails Music Series

Lake Street Dive performs at Hickory, NC event, Sails Music Series, booked by Bob Sinclair.

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Sinclair Collaborates with Worldclass Talent.

Lake Street Dive  /  The Wood Brothers  /  Mollie O'Brien  /  Rich Moore   The Subdudes  /  Sarah Siskind  /  Randall Bramblett Band  /  Seth Walker  /  Greg Trooper  /  Celeste Krenz  /  Sally Barris  /  Rod Picott  /  Slaid Cleaves  /  Gigi Dover  /  Sol Driven Train  /  Dave Eggar  /  Grant Gordy & Ross Martin  /  Red June  /  The Honeycutters  /  Sweet Claudette   Adam Levy Trio  /  Blue Mother Tupelo  /  Danielle Howle  /  Barefoot Movement  /  Fruition  /  Ray Bonneville  /  Sonny Landreth  /  Ryan Montbleau  /  Caroline Herring  /  SteelDrivers  /  Cahalen Morris & Eli West  /  Pale Young Gentlemen  /  Jonathan Scales Fourchestra  /  Michael Bellar  /  Joy Kills Sorrow  /  Gove Scrivenor  /  Diana Jones  /  & others