SCOTT BROWN & THE DIPLOMATS
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Scott Brown & The Diplomats is an offshoot of a band formed in New Zealand and headed by former US Senator and US Ambassador Scott Brown. The last event by the band was in Wellington New Zealand in front of 15,000 fans at Beervanna at Sky Stadium. Playing together for almost 4 years, the band complied an impressive list of venues and paid appearances.
Upon returning from duty in New Zealand, Brown sought out some of the most talented area musicians to reform the band into Scott Brown & The Diplomats.
This incredibly talented rockin' group of musicians have played with some of New England’s best talent and bands.
Their great song selection of classic hits people have grown up with and enjoyed listening and dancing to is legendary in New Zealand and has been the same in the USA.
The band consists of five members, and includes one female rocker. Songs range from the 60’s to the present.
Scott Brown (lead singer/background vocals and rhythm guitar). Scott has had an interesting public service career. However, his real excitement is playing on stage regularly with the likes of Cheap Trick, Warrant, Firehouse, Alice Cooper, The Doug Flutie Band, The James Montgomery Band, The Ayla Brown Band, The Fabulous Pakeha’s and many more.
Sean Compton (lead guitarist/vocals). Sean Compton has been playing venues across the United States since the 1980's. He's opened for Warrant, Tesla, Dokken and Ratt and his band in the 90's had bands like Staind and Godsmack open for them. Currently Sean has been playing guitar alongside drummer Rich Eisner in Ayla Brown’s band for ten years now and has opened for Darius Rucker, Jo Dee Messina and even Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Rich Eisner (drummer/vocals). Rich Eisner has performed in a variety of contexts including rock, funk, country, jazz, R&B, and orchestral. He’s a drum instructor at Whites Music in North Attleboro and most recently studied with renowned teacher, Dave DiCenso. Rich has also built and designed
drums for major drum companies and top touring and studio drummers in Nashville and Los Angeles.
Jesse Bastos (bass/vocals). This New Bedford, MA native has been a presence on the New England music scene for decades. Since his first professional gig the age of 14, he has performed with regional favorites Itchy Fish, The Dolls, and many more. More recently, he has toured nationally with Guitar great, Johnny A., as well as Entrain, The Ayla Brown Band, and the Chad Hollister Band.
Scott Brown & The Diplomats are bringing teh songs you grew up with back in their own style – songs like I love Rock and Roll (Joan Jett), Hit Me With Your Best Shot (Pat Benatar), Feel Like Makin' Love (Bad Company), Should I Stay or Should I Go (The Clash), and many more from Kiss, Cheap Trick, Lita Ford, Led Zeppelin, Tommy Tutone, The Eagles, CCR, Dropkick Murphys, Grand Funk, Guess Who and many more.
Click to see highlights of Scott Brown on YouTube!
EVENT DATE & TIME
Scott Brown & The Diplomats
Date: Friday, July 9, 2021
Time: 8:00 PM