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UTA agents defect to Coda

22 November 2018

AGENTS TOM Taaffe and Anna Bewers have moved from United Talent Agency (UTA), with their personal artistses.

Taaffe’s acts include Daughters, Against The Current, Motionless In White, Of Mice & Men, Lenka and The Flatliners, while Bewers represents Pulled Apart by Horses, SWMRS, Basement, The Wonder Years and Fine Creatures.

Bewers started as an assistant with UTA predecessor The Agency Group (TAG) in 2006, before being promoted to agent seven years later. Taaffe joined TAG, which was acquired by UTA in 2015, in 2010.

Among artistes represented by Coda, which is 50 per cent owned Paradigm Talent Agency in the US, are Liam Gallagher, Take That, Rag’N’Bone Man, Ellie Goulding, The Prodigy, Jess Glyne, Shawn Mendes, The xx and First Aid Kit.

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