Greylan James

Greylan James

 Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
BandCountrySinger/Songwriter

Traditional Country Roots with a touch of Southern Rock,New Country & crossover Bluegrass
Singer/Songwriter

Biography

Greylan James is a talented 16 year old Singer, Songwriter, and Musician hailing from East Tennessee. Performing since the age of 5, Greylan has played over 600 events, benefits & festivals. In addition to his singing & songwriting, Greylan plays several instruments including the guitar, dobro, bass, mandolin & drums. Greylan is a member of the Country Music Association, Nashville Songwriters Association & BMI. The many accolades Greylan has received over the years include the TCMA & NACMAI 2008 & 2009 Male Vocalist, Entertainer, Instrumentalist & Songwriter of the Year. He was added to the Brotherhood of the Guitar in July 2012. Awarded 2012 Indie Music Channel, Best Young Country Artist & Best Live Teen Recording for First Train to Caroline.

Greylan is currently scheduled to go back in Studio in December to work on his new EP of Originals.

Artists Opened For or Played With Live: David Nail, Jackie Lee,James Otto,Josh Hoge,Keith Anderson, Josh Thompson, Eli Young Band, Joe Diffie, Rick Skaggs, Joe Nichols, Steel Magnolia, Aaron Tippin, Georgette Jones, Rhett Akins, Jason D. Williams, Paul Brewster, Bucky Covington, Kentucky Headhunters, Swamp Da Wamp, The Springs, Kim Williams, Amanda Williams, Con Hunley, Stephen Hunley, Lewis Brice, Joe Bachmen, & Mercy Me, and many more.

Venues Greylan James has performed at:
Joe’s on Weed Street – Chicago, IL
“Windy City LIVE” National TV spot - Chicago, IL
Four Farthings – Chicago, IL
Duke's - Kenosha, Wisconsin
Park Bench - Atlanta
VIP Event for Eric Church & Brantley Gilbert – Terre Haute, IN
Tennessee Valley Fair – Knoxville, TN
12th & Porter – Nashville, TN
Hard Rock Café – Nashville
Bluebird Café – Nashville
The Listening Room – Nashville
Tin Roof – Nashville, Knoxville, TN
“The Whiskey Jam” @ Winner’s Bar – Nashville, TN
Roosters BBQ – Nashville, TN
Red Rooster – Nashville, TN
Commodore Inn – Nashville
Happy Hollerpalooza – Knoxville, TN
Wheeling Jamboree – West VA
Cotton Eyed Joe – Knoxville
Chuckwagon – Sumter, SC
Super Twang Festival – TN
Rogersville 4th of July – TN
Knoxville Convention Center
Knoxville Civic Coliseum
Museum of Appalachia
Secret City Festival – Oak Ridge, TN
Wild Wing Café – various
... and many more!

Discography

Songs & Videos are posted on
http://itunes.com/greylanjames
http://www.youtube.com/greylanjames

Singles
First Train to Caroline written by Greylan James
If I Was Elvis written by Greylan James

Set List

Typical Set List : Boys of Summer,Don't Need no Doctor,You & Tequila,Mary Janes Last Dance,Lonesome onry & Mean,Workin Man Blues, Folsom Prison Blues, Cheat'in Heart, I'm so Lonsome I could Cry, In Color, Sweet Home Alabama, Only Daddy that'll Walk the Line, Turn the Page, The way I am, Mustang Sally, Let the Good Times Roll, Blue Moon of Kentucky,Walk Softly, Tuesday's Gone, The Road is Rocky, Bad Angel, Senor',Turf's up, Sun Medley,The Lights on in the Hall,Wagon Wheel & Several Originals & many more along with Instrumentals. Typical Set Length 45-60