#491:Gregg Rolie/Keyboardist, Singer of Journey and Santana
Dean Delray's LET THERE BE TALK
Today I have a 2 time Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee Mr Gregg Rolie as my guest. This man is a founding member of Santana and Journey. His B3 playing, singing and songwriting is absolutely next level. Back in 1969 Gregg played Woodstock as a member of Santana and the rest is history. After leaving Santana, Gregg and Neal Schon start the band Journey and record 3 records before adding lead singer Steve Perry. With Steve, Journey make the masterpiece "INFINITY" a record i consider one of the best ever to come out of the Bay Area You can catch Gregg these days playing in Ringo Starr's band who are currently out on tour right now. Oct 11th Gregg has a brand new solo record coming out called Sonic Ranch and you can hear the brand new single out today on iTunes called "What About Love" This episode is brought to you by CBD LION for a 20% off discount on all you CBD needs Use the code DEAN at checkout. click on the link https://cbdlion.com
Gregg Rolie is responsible for co-founding two phenomenally popular, multi-platinum many times over super groups that indeed are, SANTANA and JOURNEY. In 1998, the world class keyboardist-vocalist-producer was inducted into the Rock ‘n Roll Hall Of Fame as part of the original Santana band. In addition to launching- along with Carlos Santana - thenow legendary act, Rolie also co-produced their first four groundbreaking albums.What’s more, his singing talents will forever be immortalized by his unforgettable lead vocals on classic Santana greatest hits including “Black Magic Woman” “Evil Ways” and the Tito Puente composition “Oye Como Va”.