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Spearheaded by Boston Hall of Fame Guitarist JOHNNY A. and stemming from his passion for The Beatles, this new quartet, “From A. To BEATLES” is a collaboration from Johnny A. and his like-minded musician friends to instrumentally “re-imagine” the music of The Beatles.
JOHNNY A. - Lead Guitar
As well as having a very successful 20+ year career as a solo artist, he anchored J. Geils frontman Peter Wolf and his Houseparty 5 Band for 8 years acting as musical director, lead guitarist and co-producer (Peter Wolf - “Long Line” Warner/Reprise 4 stars Rolling Stone Magazine), and was the touring lead guitarist for iconic British band The Yardbirds (4 years), musical director/lead guitarist for Bobby Whitlock (Derek & the Dominos, George Harrison, Delaney & Bonnie).
DEAN CASSELL - Bass
Highly regarded amongst his peers and in addition to being the current bassist for John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band, some of the artists Dean has played/recorded with include, in no particular order, Susan Tedeschi, Barrence Whitﬁeld and the Savages
MARTY RICHARDS - Drums
Drummer Marty Richards is nationally known as a "go-to" player for any setting. His innate sense of swing and unerring sense of time have graced hundreds of stages and one hundred fifty recordings, behind a list of artists that reads like a "who's who" of American popular Music.
GREG TAWA - Ryhthm Guitar
One of New England’s finest guitarists, Greg has honed his skills as a “hired gun” guitarist with the ability to fit into any musical genre. He has been an anchor in performance supporting such artists as Bo Diddly, The Big Blues Meanies, Hearts on. Fire