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Singer/songwriter/guitarist presently performing in Montgomery AL area, fronted and played sideman with several bands over the last 25 years doing r&b & funk, blues, country, rock, and originals. Very versatile guitarist, specializing in the "Minneapolis sound". 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, guitarist in BB King's house band, opened shows for Willie Nelson, KC & The Sunshine Band, Alabama, The Black Crowes and Pat Green. After serving in the Navy as a Gas Turbine Technician, Scott began performing hundreds of songs from Cole Porter to Jimi Hendrix, Merle Haggard to Marvin Gaye. Scott's current weekly shows in Montgomery, AL area are:

Sundays - solo acoustic at Oak Tavern Marriott 6 pm.
Mondays - with Sam Williams at 1048 Jazz & Blues 10 pm.
Tuesdays - with Sabadas at The Shack 9 pm.
Weekends always vary.

Scott is an accomplished songwriter and arranger, serving many roles in the recording studio.
"Gemini" (2012) contains 12 original songs with some great players including Oteil Burbridge of The Allman Brothers Band. Second album "Simpatico" (2015) is 11 more original compositions made with Scott's bandmates Bart Morgan and Sam Williams. Both albums are digitally available worldwide on iTunes and all other major music services. The videos are "Make A Stand", an original song performed solo acoustic, a cover of Eric Clapton's "Old Love" performed with Sabadas, a cover of The Allman Brother's "Southbound" performed with HAT TRICK, and "Shining Star" by EW&F performed with The BB King's All Stars.

Screen name:
Scott Grant
Member since:
Apr 05 2009
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

The Time, Prince, Level 42, Lenny Kravitz, Hall and Oates, Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Nile Rogers, Stan Getz, Slash, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jane's Addiction, Led Zeppelin, James Brown, Brian Wilson, Allman Brothers Band, Joe Walsh, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton.

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Background Singer:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Fender Stratocaster, Fender Hot Rod Deluxe, analog effects, road cases, Gibson CL-30 Deluxe, sm-58.

MUSIC