A BIT ABOUT ALLENSWORTH
“Allensworth” is a Southern California Soul quintet that fuses rock and soul into a melting pot of true life anthemic stories. The authentic sound derives from the bands diverse cultures and surroundings. Comprised of musicians from Northern and Southern California Allensworth unites their influences from the Bay area to LA back down to Huntington Beach.
Diving deeply into the soul tradition of James Brown, Ottis Redding, and Curtis Mayfield (just to name a few), Jamie Allensworth pays tribute with his own flavor alike current acts such as Alabama Shakes, Michael Kiwanuka, and Tame Impala all the while staying true to his unique craft of songwriting.
Known to captivate and move any audience, this band thrives on showmanship through infectious rhythms, clever word play, and soulful grooves. Allensworths live show has generated a buzz both in the states and abroad, playing venues and festivals from the U.S to Australia. Jamie Allensworth has opened for funk pioneers such as James Brown, Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters, Maceo Parker, and Roger and Zapp. He has also shared the stage with musical greats Prince, Stevie Wonder, George Clinton Alice Russell, and Little Dragon.
Currently finishing a full length album “Dawn Johnson” due out this summer. The bands latest effort is under the new label TrustFun Records a subsidiary to United Family Music (Capitol). With new ventures, collaborations, and a baby girl Songster Jamie Allensworth has kept busy documenting it all. The album paints a summertime mural, coloring the audible spectrum with anthems of love, debauchery, and new life.
Jamie Allensworth: Vocals / Guitar
Anthony Gonzales: Percussion / Vocals
Johnny Baldaray: Bass / Vocals
Tom Plumb: Drums
Cole Dutcher: Guitar
West Coast: Good Vibes / Good Times