Current Lineup

Current Lineup

 

The Sunshine Coast’s, POPPA GREG & is living proof that raw talent, ambition and honesty can still prevail in an ailing music industry. What else would explain a career that has found over 20 shows in their first year in a place with limited venues.

The band was formed in the summer of 2015, and has recently seen the addition of an amazing Hammond B3 and piano player and Bass player. By aligning their unwavering dedication to the do-it-yourself work ethic with a signature sound, singer/guitarist Poppa Greg, bassist Mike West, drummer Dylan Brackett, and keyboardist Chris Georgas have helped to define the landscape of the band’s sound. The band is known for their rock sounds and unique covers, sending odes to bands like Johnny Winter, Jeff Healey, ZZ Top, and Santana. Suited for just about any event or venue, Poppa Greg & is a must see.

The band is available for all types of events, including Restaurants, Clubs, Corporate Parties, Festivals, Fundraisers, Private Parties, and Wedding Receptions.

Poppa Greg is a musical group that play live music on the Sunshine Coast of BC Canada. They play tasty, carefully selected songs. Yes folk’s it’s true, real live music, real people playing real instruments, and singing with real voices with out the aid of electronic gimmickry.

Mike West a new addition to the band is on bass and he and Dylan Brackett, a drummer who has been playing here on the coast for many years are a mean rhythm section. The two of them are really complementing each other’s styles and improvisational skills.

Poppa Greg has evolved quickly into one of the Sunshine Coast’s best bands. Check them out at your favorite local, and remember – they’re available for private functions too! Make your party the hit of the season when you hire this great band – Poppa Greg

Mixing equal parts rock, blues, soul, funk and talent, with a dash of Clapton, Hendrix, Page, Stevie Ray, the Sunshine Coasts’ Poppa Greg has quickly proven to be a force to be reckoned with on local stages.

Poppa Greg take the audience to a place where honest, positive and genuine hard work are on the ticket, and to share in a common love for good music with a big dose of blues and tasty guitar licks.

Incredible guitar playing, solid rhythm section and inspired songs. Poppa Greg successfully touch all the bases – you won’t be able to stay in your seat or not tap your feet!”
If it’s dancing you want, Poppa Greg delivers.

Poppa Greg’s live performances encourage the audience to have fun and enjoy wild electric rockin’ blues, or gritty rootsy unplugged acoustic shows.
Poppa Greg lays it down with a “back beat narrow and hard to master”.

Some of the genre’s covered are blues and rock, influences include Billy Gibbons ZZ Top, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Johnny Winter, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf

We are not a “put your guests to sleep” blues band. We are a “rock the dance floor” band.

Any size venue, any volume. Throw a party; hire a live band…

Poppa Greg has 1000 years of experience and the rhythm section is tighter than Dicks hatband.

Your next good time dance band is Poppa Greg

You want some smooth music that will get your head nodding along with the beat and your hips swaying along with the music? Well then you’re in the right place because “Poppa Greg” is definitely what you’re looking for. This Band combines a little bit of Blues, Rock with rhythm and blues mixed with a pinch of soul that was perfected by musicians like Buddy Guy, Johnny Winter, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and other greats. Give your event a guaranteed good time by booking “Poppa Greg today.