Gregory Alan Isakov has been described by Boulder Weekly, "Strong, subtle, a lyrical genious" and has been compared to his influences, Kelly Joe Phelps, Iron & Wine, Bruce Springsteen and Gillian Welch. Gregory's humble presence and his overwhelming voice and guitar style has been treasured by an ever-growing and captivated fan base.
Originally Born In Johannesburg, South Africa, Gregory Alan Isakov immigrated to the States with his family and grew up in the Philadelphia area. He started touring at the age of 16 with his first band. In 1999 he sought out his solo acoustic roots and moved to Colorado where he now resides. He has been taking on the folk music scene with his 2003 release "Rust Colored Stones" LP.
Gregory has performed throughout the United States; including his last year's tour through Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Washington, Vancouver, Oregon and California, as well as his most recent tour on the east coast. He has played all around Boulder and Denver including The Rocky Mountain Folks Fest (2004), and won the best of the lo-fi allstars competion(2005) with his new band "The Freight". He is currently touring and recording a new album in Colorado.
Songs from a Cold Room (2001)
Rust Colored Stones (2003)-"february" streams on XM satellite radio, airplay on NPR. (available at cdbaby.com)
Songs For October (2005) E.P- available at cdbaby.com
Check out the artist's website:
1. freeway searching
2. black & blue
3. shining offa you
5. salt & the sea
6. crooked muse
7. august clown