The Greg Golden Band is gearing up to blow the roof off the Vinyl Lake Tahoe inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe on Friday Night November 20, 2015. Doors open at 9:00 pm, show starts at 9:30 pm. This is a Free Show, you must be over 21 to enter.
The Greg Golden Band is a classic rock band composed of 6 members. The band has had a few line-up changes over the years, but this is the best one by far.
Band members include, Greg Golden (lead guitar/vocals). Golden is the founder and owner of the World Famous Bizarre Guitar located in Reno NV. He’s been playing guitar since he was a teen-ager, he definitely knows how to rock.
On vocals, the band is lucky enough to have not one, but two ex-Montrose lead vocalist. Paul Holdgate and Randy Scoles. Scoles is the featured singer on the bands self-titled album. he also was the last singer to tour and play with Ronnie Montrose. Holdgate was the lead vocalist with Montrose in the ’90’s.
On rhythm guitar/backing vocals is Jeff Montgomery. Montgomery is well known in Reno as one best guitarist in the area. On the side he’s also the lead guitarist in another Reno rock band, Seasons of Insanity.
On bass/backing vocals is Richard Wagner. Wagner is the newest member of the band. He has played many years in the casino circuit and is a terrific bass player.
And on the drum kit is Boris Tavcar. Tavcar has played in a variety of bands over the years and has drummed on many recording sessions from rock to country.
The show will also have a special guest appearance by another ex-Montrose band member, drummer Steve Brown will be joining the band on a couple of songs during the set. Brown is also the drummer for the rock band Oleander from Sacramento, California.
The band is proud to be a part of Frank Hannon’s record label RedHawk Records. Earlier this year they released their self-titled album produced by Frank Hannon himself of Tesla. One of the songs off the album was recently voted as a top 20 new release by U.S. bands by Galaxia Radio in Europe.
Golden and crew are back in the studio recording the next album at Redhawk Records. Frank Hannon is producing, arranging and playing some guitar and all keyboards on the album. The new album is scheduled to be released in March 2016.
The Greg Golden Band also has another hit song that has accrued over 3 Million views on YouTube. Greg Golden & Paul Holdgate Presents Long Way Home (click here to view the video).
The Greg Golden Band has opened for Sebastian Bach, Y&T, Frank Hannon Band, L.A. Guns among other noted rock and roll bands.
This is going to an awesome night of Rock and Roll music featuring original songs and an extensive list of cover songs including, Montrose, ZZ Top, Hendrix, Cream, Robin Trower, Credence, The Rolling Stones and many others. Don’t miss out on this one it’s going to be a rager.
So remember, Friday Night November 20, 2015. Doors open at 9:00 pm, show starts at 9:30 pm. and it’s free and 21+ .
A great time will surely be had by all.
As with all this examiners reviews and feature stories, “The Photos Are What It’s All About”, so check out the photo slideshow and enjoy the show.
All photos by JOHN TUCKNESS
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