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Singer/songwriter/guitarist presently performing in Birmingham AL area, fronted and played sideman with several bands over the last 30 years. Very versatile guitarist, looking to join an r&b, rock or reggae band. 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 Blues Club house band 2015, 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 Jimi Hendrix to Cole Porter, Merle Haggard to Marvin Gaye.
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 (Allman Brothers Band, Dead & Company) and Matt Slocum (Aquarium Rescue Unit, Rich Robinson Band). Second album "Simpatico" (2015) is 11 more original compositions made with Scott's bandmates Bart Morgan (drums & vocals, Bobby Moore & Rhythm Aces, Latimore) and Sam Williams (Sax & flute , Temptations & Four Tops). Both albums are digitally available worldwide on iTunes and all other major music services. Third album "Anomaly" started production in April 2021, scheduled for a spring 2022 release. It contains 8 of Scott's original compositions along with one cover to close the album, "A Simple Twist Of Fate" by Bob Dylan.
The videos are a cover of Eric Clapton's "Old Love" performed with Sabadas, a cover of The Allman Brother's "Southbound" performed with Dixie Dandy, "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 week
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Available to gig:
- 6-7 nights a week
Jimi Hendrix, Prince, Bob Marley, Level 42, Johnny Marr, Joao Gilberto, Hall and Oates, Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Nile Rogers, Stan Getz, Slash, The Time, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jane's Addiction, Led Zeppelin, James Brown, Brian Wilson.
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- Background Singer:
Fender Telecaster, Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 40, analog effects, road cases, Takamine Santa Fe, sm-58.
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