Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Band
Revered as one of the hottest jazz bands in LA, multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Band continue to bring musical excellence to the community. Led by award-winning guitarist and vocalist Gregg Young, The 2nd Street Band is currently the house band at the iconic California Landmark, The Dome Arclight Entertainment Center in Hollywood. Our multi-genre line-ups include: Rockin’ Through the Decades, Hot Caribbean Steel Drums, Dancing Groove Jazz, and Caliente Latin/Jazz Rock!
Young is also the owner and founder of Shore Records. He is a voting member of The Recording Academy (Grammys) as well as a member of American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
The band, originally named The Gregg Young Project, has won Best Blues, Best Funk/Groove for the Hollywood Music in Media Awards, as well Smooth Jazz Artist of the Year for the LA Music Awards.
Additionally, the band has been nominated Best Jazz, Best Pop, Best Latin, and most recently Best Americana/Folk/Acoustic for the Hollywood Music in Media Awards. In 2016, Gregg Young and the band released their album, Portraits, which is Grammy considered in three different categories. In 2017, the band released their latest single, Together (A) that was considered for a Grammy for the Best American Roots category. Gregg has just released his first solo guitar project, Alcatraz, a suite of 7 songs performed on acoustic steel string guitars, inspired by the island.