Alastair Greene Band signs with Piedmont Talent
February 14, 2017
We are pleased to announce the Alastair Greene Band has signed with Piedmont Talent for world wide booking. Please visit piedmonttalent.com to book the AGB at your next festival or event!
Alan Parsons New Zealand Tour
February 3, 2017
Alastair just returned from a very successful tour of New Zealand with Alan Parsons. The other bands on the bill were the legendary Australian band, Icehouse as well as the amazing vocalist, Bonnie Tyler. Each show of the 3 shows were attended by 15,000 concert goers and were sold out! Head over to alanparsonsmusic.com for upcoming AP tour dates.
Listen to AG on Guitar Speak Podcast
January 17, 2017
Alastair is the featured guest on Guitar Speak Podcast episode #33! Check it out here: guitarspeakpodcast
Guitar Radio Show podcast interview
December 28, 2016
Head over to guitarradioshow.com to listen to a podcast interview with Alastair on all things guitar. Gear, gigs, touring, recording, and more!
Now and Again available for download!
December 19, 2016
We are happy to announce the digital release of ALASTAIR GREENE BAND Now and Again. This was originally released as a CD in January 2013 that was only available at shows. The 15 song record includes previously released and previously unreleased tracks spanning the years 2001 to 2012. The record features special guests Mitch Kashmar, Franck Goldwasser and more.
You can download this 15 song record for $9.99 through CD Baby today!
Now and Again - Track Listing
1) Ramblin' Mind (previously unreleased version)
2) Wait On Time (previously unreleased)
3) Chicken For Bruno (previously unreleased)
4) T'other Way
5) Look Out Baby
6) Drunk Again
7) San-Ho-Zay (previously unreleased)
8) Walking In Circles
9) Say What Your Want
10) Backstabbed (previously unreleased)
11) Jody's Back On The Scene
12) Beginning To Wonder (Live)
13) Get My Wings
14) The Long Way Home
15) 3 Bullets
AG & Friends end of 2016 Big Blues Bash!
December 9, 2016
Alastair Greene and Friends are sending 2016 out with a Big Blues Bash at The Hong Kong Inn in Ventura, CA. Friday, December 30th at 8pm. Special guests to include Debbie Davies and RJ Mischo. Tickets and more information at hihatentertainment.com
Survivorman to join AGB for SoCal shows
December 7, 2016
Les Stroud from the hit television series Survivorman will be joining the Alastair Greene Band for 3 shows in Southern California. Les and Alastair met in Florida in 2014 when Alastair was subbing on guitar with Starship festering Mickey Thomas.
Check out the Alastair Greene Band / Survivorman Blues Experience!
Alastair featured in Guitar Magazine
November 28, 2016
Alastair is featured in an article commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Alan Parsons Project debut album, Tales of Mystery and Imagination, in the August 2016 issue of Guitar Magazine in Germany. Included is a CD with recorded playing examples as well as transcriptions of the songs as played by Alastair. More info at guitar.de
Last Alan Parsons Tour Dates of 2016
October 26, 2016
You can find Alastair on tour with Alan Parsons during the month of November in the United States for the last remaining AP tour dates of 2016. Head over to alanparsons.com for more info.
Nov 04 Performing Arts Center - Thousand Oaks, CA
Nov 05 Garfield Theater - La Jolla, CA
Nov 10 Powers Auditorium - Youngstown, OH
Nov 12 Belterra Casino - Florence, IN
Nov 17 The Paramount Theater - Austin, TX
Nov 18 Majestic Theater - Dallas, TX 8pm
Nov 19 Chevrolet Center - Midwest City, OK
Big Blues Bender recap
September 16, 2016
Alastair just got back from the Big Blues Bender in Las Vegas. The Alastair Greene Band played 2 great shows and AG also served as the "guitar dude" for several pro-jams as well as the HART Fund benefit show on Wednesday before the official start of the event. The Pro-Jams were lead by sax-man Jimmy Carpenter. The back up band was called the Bender Brass Band and included monster players from all over the country and different parts of the Blues genre. Alastair backed up the legendary Bobby Rush on a couple different occasions. By the look of it, Bobby was pleased.
Here is a rundown of Alastair's Big Blues Bender schedule:
Wednesday Sept 7th: Hart Benefit with the Bender Brass Band -
The Bender Bass Band is - HORNS Jimmy Carpenter, Mark Early and Doug Woolverton (Roomful of Blues), Randy Oxford, Deanna Bogart (sax and keyboards), DRUMS - Michael Leasure (Walter Trout Band), BASS - Russell Jackson (B.B. King Band), and GUITAR - Alastair Greene.
GUESTS - Bobby Rush, Brandon Santini, Annika Chambers, Bob Margolin, Bob Corritore, Teresa James, Mike Zito
Thursday Sept 8th: Pro-Jam w Bender Brass
GUESTS - Bobby Rush, Anne Harris, Victor Wainwright, Annika Chambers
Friday Sept 9th: Lounge Stage 10pm - Alastair Greene Band with guests Bob Margolin, Bob Corritore, Anne Harris
Saturday Sept 10th: Pool Stage 11am - Alastair Greene Band
Saturday Sept 10th: Pro-Jam w Bender Brass
GUESTS - Deanna Bogart, Mike Zito
Sunday Sept 11th: Tab Benoit Swampland Jam
AG on guitar for 2 songs with Mr Sipp, Bob Margolin, Bob Corritore, Terri Odabi, Leon Blue, and the Bender Brass
Big Blues Bender benefit for the HART Fund
August 22, 2016
Alastair has been added to the star-studded special guest line-up for the Big Blues Bender benefit for the HART Fund. The HART Fund raises money for Blues musicians and their families in financial need due to a broad range of health concerns. Come to the show and support a great cause!
Alastair Greene Band back to the Bay Area
August 15, 2016
Alastair Greene Band to open for Walter Trout and Janiva Magness
August 1, 2016
The Alastair Greene Band will be playing Gary "The Wagman" Wagner's Gold & Silver Celebration on December 3rd. Gary has been supporting the Blues for decades and is currently a DJ on KJAZZ. Tickets go on sale September 3rd at jazzandblues.org!!!
Alastair Greene Band at the Big Blues Bender in Las Vegas
July 16, 2016
More big news! The Alastair Greene Band has been added to the star studded lineup at the Big Blues Bender in Las Vegas! This all-inclusive 4 day festival is being held September 8-11, 2016 at the legendary Plaza Hotel with quite literally, "everything, an elevator ride away" - boasting multiple stages, including a rooftop pool oasis stage! Alastair is pictured below sitting in with Mike Zito at last year's Big Blues Bender.
You can catch Mike Zito at the Big Blues Bender again this year as well as Keb Mo, Beth Hart, Tab Benoit, Delbert McClinton, and many more. Head over to bigbluesbender.com for ticket info and details.
Walter Trout to appear on new record!
June 25, 2016
Yes, you read the headline correctly! Blues Rock legend Walter Trout has played guitar on a song for the new Alastair Greene Band record. We can't wait for you to hear it!
Alastair sits in with Savoy Brown
June 21, 2016
Alastair was asked to sit in with British Blues legends Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown at the Julian Blues Festival on June 18th in Julian, California. It was an epic jam!
New Erik Norlander Release
June 20, 2016
You can hear Alastair playing guitar on 5 out of the 6 tracks on the new record by Progressive Rock keyboardist Erik Norlander. You can download a free track HERE (featuring guitar solos by Alastair) and order the album at eriknorlander.com
New Alan Parsons Release
June 12, 2016
You can hear and see Alastair on guitar and vocals on the new Alan Parsons Symphonic Project "Live In Colombia" DVD, Blu-ray, 2 CD digipak, and 3 Vinyl gatefold. Released in Europe on May 27th and will be released in the US on June 24th. More info at: alanparsons.com
Alastair Greene Band in the studio
May 30, 2016
The Alastair Greene Band is back at Coyote Road Studios in Santa Barbara, CA recording with legendary producer David 'Z' Rivkin. Stay tuned for news regarding this new record that will be coming out later this year!
Alastair to co-headline in Fürth, Germany
April 20, 2016
Alastair Greene Band will be playing Saturday, May 14th at 9:30pm as part of the 3 day New Orleans Festival in Fürth, Germany
Tickets and additional info at: new-orleans-festival.de
The AGB will consist of:
Alastair Greene - guitar and vocals / Daniel Osteen - bass / Markus Amrosi - Drums / and special guest Siggi Schwarz - guitar
Alastair Greene Band will be playing the Julian Blues Festival
April 15, 2016
Alastair Greene Band will be playing the Julian Blues Festival on Saturday, June 18th 2016. Headlining the festival will be Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown. For tickets and more info head over to: robb-bowerpresents.com
Alastair Greene Band opening for Bob Margolin
February 22, 2016
The Alastair Greene Band will be opening for the legendary Bob Margolin on Saturday, March 12th in Santa Barbara. CA at the Carrillo Rec Center. Alastair has had the pleasure of jamming with Bob in Memphis, TN on a couple occasions and this show should prove to be a special one. For more on Bob, his solo career, and his time playing with Muddy Waters please visit bobmargolin.com
For ticket information please visit sbblues.org
Doors - 7pm
Alastair Greene Band - 7:15-7:45
Bob Margolin with Bob Corritore - 8pm -9:30pm
Boston's On The Beach
February 6, 2016
AG In Memphis
February 2, 2016
If you were in Memphis, TN this last week for the International Blues Challenge we're hoping you caught Alastair Greene at one of his performances. Alastair played onstage with Bob Margolin, John Del Toro Richardson, Heather Crosse, Gracie Curran, Richard Rosenblatt, Amanda Fish, The Andy T / Nixon Band, Lara Price, and Karen Lovely.
Jan 27 Ground Zero Blues Club - Clarksdale, MS
(Sit in with John Del Toro Richardson and Heather Crosse)
Jan 28 Tin Roof
(Pro Jam with John Del Toro Richardson)
Jan 29 Hard Rock Cafe
(With Janiva Magness & Andy T / Nick Nixon Band)
Jan 29 Rum Boogie Cafe
(VizzTone Label Group Showcase with Bob Margolin)
Jan 30 Rum Boogie Cafe
(VizzTone Label Group Showcase with Bob Margolin)