Scott Johnson Band

Scott Johnson Band

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THE SCOTT JOHNSON BAND has been around since the 90’s. After a few band member changes “The Scott Johnson Band” has evolved into a popular local band. Playing a tight mix of 60’s and 70’s Classic Rock standards s well as The Blues and occasionally a set of Funk.

Biography

SCOTT
SCOTT JOHNSON, Singer-Songwriter has fronted several bands in the Carolinas. Playing a majority of the local venues in the Charlotte and Lake Norman areas, he has become well known for his diversified, upbeat and personal style. His increasing popularity has lead to the opportunity to play outside the Charlotte area. Often playing in Charleston, SC and tries to perform in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New York when the schedule permits.
Scott not only plays solo acoustic gigs, but plays duos and trios, playing with some of the areas TOP local talent. He often plays acoustic duos with Max Drake – who performs internationally with “Big Bill Morganfield” (son of the late “Muddy Waters”) and Rusty Barkley of “The Part Time Blues Band” (Rusty has consistently been voted Best Guitar Player by Creative Loafing).
**Both Max Drake and Rusty Barkley play on Scotts Debut CD, “Another Trip Around The Sun”. Scott plays the Guitar, Piano, and the Harmonica. His vocals are reminiscent of early Elton John and Van Morrison. One of his great loves is the Blues and Classic Rock, although he enjoys playing many styles and genres.

Discography

Scott's Debut CD, “Another Trip Around The Sun”. Which was released last year. His single titled “Another Trip Around The Sun” hit 21 in “New Music Weekly” and 71 in FMQB (The Radio Industry Standard) The single was released nationally and was being played over 1,000 times a week on 40 plus radio stations.It remained on the BILLBOARDS TOP 20 for 6 Months. Currently his CD is being considered for the ballot on next years Grammy Awards. An achievement few musicians have the honor to experience.

Set List

We play about 90 different songs. Set lists normally include everything from, Feelin Allright to All Along The Watchtower, For Whats Its Worth, Ticket To Ride, Squeeze Box, One Way Out, Crossroads, Almost Cut My Hair, Good Fu
nk 49, The Weight, Cripple Creek etc. As well as originals.
Amos’s Blue Parrot
Rusty Rudder Midtown Sundries (all locations)
The Graduate (uptown) Double Door (at the lake)
Dixie’s Tavern Iron Thunder
Southend Brewery The Canyons (Blowing Rock,NC)
Dean and Deluca Hawks Nest Ski Resort
Jocks and Jill's Brick House Tavern
North Harbor Club The Galway Hooker
Sunset Grill Boardwalk Billy’s
Elmo’s Chucky T’s
The Venue Coyote Joe’s
Irish Cue Harvey’s Tavern
Nick’s Spare Time Barone’s Wine Room
Jillian’s Planet Grill
Murphy’s Tavern River City Marina
The Lighthouse (Dewey Beach, DE) Key Wester Bar & Grill
Tropicana Aupotin Still (Towson, MD)
Houks (Marietta, GA) Big Al’s (Mooresville & Cornelius)
The Gin Mill The Lakeside
The Hardwood The Dog House