Scott Sharrard

Scott Sharrard on Youtube

Quotes

Scott Sharrard, the longtime musical director, co-writer and guitarist for his late friend and mentor, Gregg Allman, is celebrating the release of Saving Grace (We Save Music), an album distinctly Southern in spirit and blues at its core.  Produced by Sharrard with Scott Bomar and Charles Martinez, half the album features the Hi Rhythm Section (Howard Grimes, Reverend Charles Hodges and Leroy Hodges), and the other half with renowned Muscle Shoals musicians, David Hood, Spooner Oldham (‘The Swampers’) and Chad Gamble.

Saving Grace features “Everything a Good Man Needs,” Gregg’s last known original song, co-written with Sharrard.  Originally planned for Gregg’s Grammy-nominated album Southern Blood, Allman’s steep health decline prevented him from recording the song.

“Gregg had a pure passion and heart,” says Sharrard, who was born in Milwaukee on the day his hero Freddie King died.   “That authenticity and dedication is a daily inspiration, and I will always carry that with me onstage and in the studio.  Gregg always said ‘the way you could do me most proud is to use our experience and let it inspire you to write your own beautiful music.’”

Allman covered Sharrard’s “Love Like Kerosene” on 2015’s Gregg Allman Live: Back to Macon, GA, and again on his final solo album, the posthumous, Grammy-nominated Southern Blood, featuring their Grammy-nominated, Best Americana Song co-write, “My Only True Friend.”

Tours

No tourdata at this moment

Shows

Sort by:        Artist          Date          City          Country  
Scott Sharrard
fr
14 dec 2018
19:00
Falcon Music & Arts Center - Marlboro
US
Scott Sharrard
sa
15 dec 2018
20:00
Brooklyn Bowl - New York
US
Scott Sharrard
sa
29 dec 2018
20:00
The Funky Biscuit - Fort Lauderdale
US
Scott Sharrard
su
30 dec 2018
19:00
The Funky Biscuit - Fort Lauderdale
US
Scott Sharrard
mo
31 dec 2018
20:00
The Funky Biscuit - Fort Lauderdale
US
Scott Sharrard
th
10 jan 2019
20:00
Ardmore Music Hall - Ardmore
US
Scott Sharrard
sa
12 jan 2019
19:00
Wonder Bar - New York
US

Share