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Singer/songwriter/guitarist presently performing in Montgomery AL area, fronted and played sideman with several bands over the last 30 years doing r&b & funk, blues, country, rock, and originals. Very versatile guitarist, specializing in the "Minneapolis sound" & playing with horns. 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 recurring weekly shows in Montgomery, AL area are:
SATURDAYS - Oishi Asian Restaurant, Pell City 6 - 10 pm.
SUNDAYS - Oak Tavern @ Marriott, Prattville 7 - 9 pm.
MONDAYS - @ 1048 Jazz & Blues Club 10 pm.
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 2 weeks
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Available to gig:
- 6-7 nights a week
Jimi Hendrix, Prince, Level 42, Earth, Wind & Fire, Lenny Kravitz, Hall and Oates, Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Nile Rogers, Stan Getz, Slash, David Lee Roth, The Time, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jane's Addiction, Led Zeppelin, James Brown, Brian Wilson, Glenn Frey, Allman Brothers Band, Joe Walsh, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton.
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Fender Stratocaster, Fender Hot Rod Deluxe, analog effects, road cases, Gibson CL-30 Deluxe, sm-58.
La Verdad Track number: 5 Year: 2015 Album: Simpatico Genre: R&B
Carlos' Lament Track number: 4 Year: 2015 Album: Simpatico Genre: Latin
Just Like We Do
Just Like We Do Track number: 2 Year: 2012 Album: Gemini Genre: Classic Rock
Rainy Night in Georgia
Rainy Night in Georgia Track number: 8 Year: 2012 Genre: Lounge