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Pat Horgan is a musician/teacher/booking agent/talent manager whose office/studio is on the second floor of the "Axeshop" music complex located at 268 New Hackensack Rd Wappingers Falls NY. He also teaches music related classes for the Adult Learning Institute at the Boces Campus on Salt Point Turnpike.
He started his music career as an A & R man at Sire Records in NYC in the late 70s. He has also been the A & R man at Spectra Records. He created the "Heritage" imprint for Spectra. He's produced over 20 albums for major record labels including the best selling "Garage Band" series for Collectables Records.
He has worked with countless national acts including The Smithereens, Vanilla Fudge, The Ramones, The Pretenders, The Talking Heads, Mountain, Marshall Crenshaw, Glen Burtnik and Dennis DeYoung (of Styx), ELO, Jimi Jamison, Orleans, The Shadows Of Knight, Steam, Blue Oyster Cult, The Monkees and many more.
After 9 years in the same location, Pat has moved his office to the new "Axeshop" music complex. He has taught locally for over 10 years and was also the guitar teacher at "In Tune Music" formerly located at the South Hills Mall. He is also the stage manager for the Chiller Theatre conventions, twice a year in Parsippany, NJ.
Pat has also led his own band "Pat Horgan & Thunder Road" for many years and they are currently signed to two labels (Spectra Records and Collectables Records). Pat is a BMI songwriter and his songs have been recorded by The Shadows Of Knight and Jimi Jamison. Pat is currently the music producer for "Trouble In Paradise", a major motion picture and has scored a pilot episode "Todd" for Fox-TV. Pat teaches on Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays and all day Saturday.