André Lassalle : guitar

Andre Lassalle

Andre Las­salle

André Las­salle has played with a host of artists from the leg­endary Miles Davis, Robert Irv­ing III, Dar­ryl Jones, John Schofield, Buddy Williams, Chauncey Nedd Band, Jerry Jem­mott (Bass player for Greg All­man and Friends), Huey Lewis, Melvin Sparks, Gregg “The Pro­fes­sor” Woods, Tony Humphries, Dee-Lite  (Power Of Love Gui­tar Mix), Michael Hamp­ton from George Clinton’s Parlament-Funkadelic band to Ver­non Reid from the group Liv­ing Colour and most recent per­formed onstage at the Bea­con The­ater in NY with Buddy Guy, Hubert Sum­lin (Gui­tarist with Howlin Wolf), Mick Taylor(Rolling Stones) and Robert Ran­dolf (Fam­ily Band).

André is proud to be a part of “Queen Esther Mar­row and The Harlem Gospel Singers” band .  He con­sid­ers it an honor to work with a woman who has helped set the path for Amer­i­can music as we know it today and takes respon­si­bil­ity very seriously.

A host of styles are in André’s arse­nal from Rock, Reg­gae, Rhythm and Blues, and all styles in between.  He has toured with Epic record­ing artist Eye and I and has been the open­ing act for Billy Bragg, Ice T, Greg Las­salle (a cousin who is a tal­ented musi­cian from Toronto) and Ziggy Marley.

Wayne Kounty of Warner Bros. Records also fea­tures André on its recent record­ing Fan­tasy World. André and Tony Humphries (a world renowned Mix DJ) has recorded in the past and is cur­rently work­ing on new projects that will bring in new avenues of exper­i­men­ta­tion and sound one of those projects is a re-mix of “But Beau­ti­ful” fea­tur­ing Bil­lie Hol­i­day for Sony Legacy Records.

André plays shows reg­u­larly with Chauncey Nedd whom he has had a 20 year affil­i­a­tion with. The song “Take You Away” from the Wayne Kounty CD is cur­rently on the movie sound­track “PUSH” air­ing on Show­time. “I am proud to be joined by my God­mother the beau­ti­ful lady Sherry Scott who is the orig­i­nal singer for Earth, Wind and Fire whose spirit is clear like water and beauty of the sky.”