The Chuck Alvarez Band has the funk of Delbert McClinton blended with high energy guitar mastery reminiscent of Johnny Winter, SRV or Jimi Hendrix. Also influenced by Terry Haggerty & Carlos Santana, Chuck and his band have had the honor of performing on Navy Carriers as well as military bases throughout the world.
The Chuck Alvarez Band has been rockin’ audiences around the world for 20 years. The current line up is Chuck Alvarez on guitar, Adam Idell on drums and Randy Tanaka on bass. This 3 piece Rockin’ Blues/R&B force teams up with some of the most notable sidemen in the country to bring down the house anywhere they perform. As a three piece or with the addition of Chris North or Barnaby Finch on keys; or Vince Denham or Albert Wing on Sax, this band delivers.
The Chuck Alvarez Band has shared the stage with Johnny Winter, Robin Ford, Taj Mahal, Dishwalla, Starship, Ambrosia, and Bill Champlin to name a few. Chuck and the band member’s other playing and recording credits include Tim Weisberg, David Benoit, The Emotions, The Temptations, Dokken, Shalimar, Gerald Albright, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, The Twisters, Lisa Haley & The Zydekats and many others.