Amanda Cagan has taken the music business by storm with her thriving independent publicity firm, ABC Public Relations. Having worked on press campaigns for a wide range of music artists such as Alanis Morissette, Backstreet Boys, Korn, David Lee Roth, P.M. Dawn, Styx, Collective Soul,and most everyone in-between, she's now concentrating her energies on her talented clients.
Tackling all facets of national, regional and tour press, the exceptional creative diversity of artists at ABC PR gives Amanda the opportunity to generate feature stories, reviews, and personal appearances for her artists in all outlets, including national magazines and television shows, regional fanzines and newspapers, satellite radio specials, internet publications, and beyond. With ABC PR, no publicity stone is left unturned.
Amanda began her extensive career at MSO (the Mitch Schneider Organization), learning the ropes and mastering her public relations skills. During her 10 years with this industry leader, she spearheaded successful campaigns for Alanis Morissette, Green Day, The Black Crowes, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, and David Lee Roth, among many others. In 1999, she orchestrated Korn’s memorable appearance on “South Park,” which included the world premiere of the first single from their multi-platinum Issues album. And in 2000, she secured Blind Melon a place in VH1 history with their very own “Behind The Music” special. At entertainment publicity powerhouse Bragman Nyman Cafarelli, she started the company’s first music division, working with artists such as Nickelback, Phil Ramone and Maroon 5. Backstreet Boys, TLC, Janet Jackson, The Artist Formerly Known As Prince, The Family Values Tour, Deftones, Limp Bizkit, Slipknot, Julian Lennon, and countless others have also benefited from Amanda’s expertise. Since starting ABC Public Relations in 2002, Amanda has worked with Journey, Styx, Don Felder (formerly of the Eagles), Sevendust, The Winery Dogs, Tom Keifer (Cinderella singer/guitarist), The Dear Hunter, Jonny Lang, dredg, Tommy Emmanuel, Mr. Big, Egypt Central, Pierce The Veil, Andy Summers (The Police guitarist), American Hi-Fi, Silverchair, and many, many others.