Kerry Brown, Talent Buyer

Kerry Brown grew up playing music in New Orleans Baptist churches, and has been a professional drummer for and musician for forty years. He has broad experience as a talent buyer serving a Director and Talent Buyer for Gretna Fest for 18 years.

Talent Acquisition Manager / Onsite Music Director


– Present (8 months)Greater New Orleans Area

Talent Buyer, Festival Director & Stage Manager

Talent Acquisition Consultant

Festival Bonfouca

– Present (9 months)Heritage Park @ Slidell,Louisiana

Talent Acquisition Manager, Onsite Music Director

Algiers Economic Development Foundation (AEDF)

– Present (11 months)Algiers ,Louisiana

“Algiers Christmas Bonfire & Concert”
“Algiers Heritage Festival”

Executive Board Member

American Federation of Musicians Local 174-496

– Present (1 year 2 months)Greater New Orleans Area

Talent Acquisition Consultant / Dumaine Street Stage Manager

Mid City Bayou Boogaloo

– Present (1 year 6 months)Greater New Orleans Area

Director of Entertainment / Major Talent Buyer

Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo

– Present (4 years 2 months)Grand Isle ,Louisiana

Record Producer

Kerry Brown Productions

– Present (4 years 8 months)New Orleans

Festival Producer / Director

Gretna Heritage Festival

– Present (20 years 7 months)

Festival Producer / Director / Talent Buyer

Gretna Heritage Festival

(17 years 8 months