Greg Luttrell is a singer, guitarist and harmonica player from Detroit, MI who relocated to Boston, MA and gets around doing performances of all kinds of feel good music. Whether performing with one of many bands or as a solo act, Greg's energy and delivery are a unique experience.
Luttrell is an outstanding guitar player and his voice has been likened to Marvin Gaye, Lenny Kravitz, Stevie Wonder and Brad Nowell. He honed his skills playing in blues and cover bands in the 90s and formed his own funk and soul band, Michigan Blacksnake who released Michigan Blacksnake(1997) and hit the road at a furious pace. They were nominated for a Boston Music Award as Best Funk Band in 2000 and continued playing concerts and festivals for the next few years. They shortened the name to Blacksnake and released Mind Over Matter(2005) and played 200+ shows that year and for years after all over the US and in the Caribbean.
In 2006 Greg was doing many shows playing guitar with 80's pop sensation Missing Persons.
He formed his own band- the Greg Luttrell Band, where genres blend into a vibe and songs evolve every night for whatever kind of party is happening. Playing all kids of gigs in the USA and were invited to the House of Blues and Jazz in Shanghai, China in 2009 where they would play over half a dozen residencies at that amazing venue bringing ther version of American blues and Soul to the fans in China. They have performed in many clubs, bars and private parties in different cities in China.
This year, after a year and a half performing in the house band the Hats at Eudora Station in Beijing, Greg is back with the Real Deal Band ~a trio~ featuring Jeff Gilman (bass) and Nico Mege (drums) for their third residency at Xian Bar in the East Hotel Beijing starting in February of 2020.