Greg Coulson is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and gifted performer. An accomplished Pianist and Hammond player he is also a gifted guitarist and singer/songwriter specialising in Rhythm & Blues. 2010 saw the break hardworking Greg had been looking for, at the age of 19 he joined the legendary two-tone band The Selecter. Known as a Hammond player, and not just a keyboard player, Greg has been with the current line up for the past 5 years, with over 400 appearances worldwide under his belt to date. Gigs include: Coachella, Riot Fest, Ink and Iron (USA), Isle of Wight Festival (UK) in addition to touring Europe, Scandinavia, America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Greg’s heart has always been true to Rhythm & Blues and his own songwriting. Finding time away from The Selecter he has managed to tour the UK with his own band, taking his own brand of high octane, fun and musically ingenious Blues to loyal audiences throughout the UK – Greg’s main aim to make Blues accessible for the next generation of music lovers.
The last few years have seen Greg feature in various publications and radio stations including Classic Rock Presents the Blues and Blues Matters. 2015 will be a busy year for the blues singer/songwriter as he begins another exciting musical journey promoting his debut album, recorded and produced by Stuart Dixon (Eddie floyd/Geno Washington/Dani Wilde) at Platform Studio. Greg will also be appearing at one of London’s finest theatres, The Menier Chocolate Factory to perform in their production of, ‘WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?: Bacharach Reimagined’ which runs between July 3rd-September 5th.
“I hope you’ll agree with me that Greg is a hugely refreshing new musician from the world of R&B. Check him out live should the opportunity arise” Bedge Music Review
“Although only 22, Greg Coulson is a hyperactive example of the ability of the blues to grab new generations with it’s indefinable magic. Definitely one to watch!” Classic rock presents the Blues Magazine
” The Crazy and exciting Organ solos of Greg Coulson” Stuart Maconie, BBC Radio 6 Music
” The Brit sensation takes an exhilarating blast through the Taj Mahal classic, “Squat That Rabbit”…We love it.” The Blues Mag Online
CURRENT BAND LINE UP:
Greg Coulson – Hammond/Guitar/lead vocals
Stuart Dixon – Guitar
Roger Inniss – Bass
Adam Gammage – Drums