ABOUT

Singer/songwriter/guitarist currently performing in Montgomery AL area, fronted and played sideman with several bands over the last 20 years doing r&b & funk, country and rock, blues and originals. Very versatile player, efficient with lead vocals and harmonies. Auditioned for The Red Hot Chili Peppers on guitar in 1993, worked with the late legendary blues harp player Topper Price in the mid-nineties, played with David Allan Coe in 2003, opened shows for Willie Nelson, KC & The Sunshine Band, Alabama, The Black Crowes and Pat Green. Scott performs hundreds of songs, from Cole Porter to Jimi Hendrix, Merle Haggard to Marvin Gaye. Currently performing every Monday night at 1048 Jazz & Blues, and with SaBaDaSs (Sam Williams - sax + flute) every Tuesday night at The Shack Bar and Grill on Atlanta Highway in Montgomery. "Gemini" (2012) contains 12 original songs with some great players including Oteil Burbridge of The Allman Brothers Band. Second album "Inside Monkeytown" is currently being recorded for a late 2014 release. The videos are some originals performed in 2012 at the Top Shelf Tavern in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Screen name:
Scott Grant
Member since:
Apr 05 2009
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Level 42, Lenny Kravitz, Hall and Oates, Meters, Marvin Gaye, Nile Rogers, Stan Getz, Slash, Red Hot Chili Peppers, James Brown, Brian Wilson, Allman Bros, Beatles, Joe Walsh, Sam Cooke, Peter Frampton, Jimmy Page, Merle Haggard, Prince, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - General:
Expert
Vocalist - Bass:
Advanced
Vocalist - Baritone:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Advanced
Vocalist - Soprano:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert
Background Singer:
Advanced
Vocalist - Alto:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Fender Stratocaster, Gibson Les Paul, Fender Twin Reverb, Ampeg Super Jet 12, Hughes and Kettner Valve Meister 18, analog effects, Fender Jazz bass, Ampeg SVT7 pro, road cases, Gibson CL-30 Deluxe, Takamine EC132SC, sm-58.

MUSIC