Greg Adams & East Bay Soul
THURSDAY | April 2nd, 2020 | 7:00pm | Music Night at Bogies | Greg Adams and Easy Bay Soul (Ticket $20) **Two drink minimum required with ticket purchase**
GREG ADAMS - TRUMPET AND FLUGELHORN
DARRYL WALKER - LEAD VOCALS AND TENOR SAX
LEE THORNBURG - TRUMPET AND FLUGELHORN
STEVE NIEVES - ALTO AND TENOR SAX
JOHNNIE BAMONT - ALTO, TENOR AND BARITONE SAX
NICK MILO – KEYS
KAY-TA MATSUNO - GUITAR
HERMAN MATTHEWS - DRUMS
DEL ATKINS - BASS
The sound of Grammy and Emmy nominated trumpeter, arranger Greg Adams is one of the world’s best-known musical signatures. As a founding member of Tower of Power, legendary for his arrangements that made the TOP horn section a sought out entity all its own. Adams has recorded six solo albums, five releases with East Bay Soul and fourteen recordings with Tower of Power. With countless collaborations in the studio and live on stage, Adams has made his mark on a broad stretch of today’s musical landscape that includes jazz, pop, rock, R&B, soul, and funk.
It has been nearly a quarter century since the genre chameleon trumpeter and arranger became a leader in his own right with his ground breaking 1995 debut Hidden Agenda went all the way to #1 on Billboard and stayed there for 5 weeks. He hasn’t looked back since.
East Bay Soul celebrated their 10th Anniversary in 2019 marking the next creative step forward in a career filled with magic moments spanning over four decades, including an International Broadcasting Award from The Hollywood Radio and Television Society. An enduring recording artist and performer, the charismatic trumpeter has earned the respect of his peers and fans alike worldwide.
Greg has lent his sound to Elton John, Rod Stewart, Santana, Phish Celine Dion,
Luther Vandross, Madonna, The Rolling Stones Bonnie Raitt, Paul Shaffer, Little Feat, Billy Preston, Peter Frampton, Chicago, The Eurhythmics, Lyle Lovett, Heart, Linda Ronstadt, Aaron Neville, The Brothers Johnson, Wilson Pickett, Huey Lewis and the News, Raphael Saadiq, Al Green, Quincy Jones, B.B. King, Ray Charles, Terrence Trent Darby, Dionne Warrick and Josh Groban to name a very few.