Discover New Music

Last.fm is a music discovery service that gives you personalised recommendations based on the music you play.

Start your Last.fm profile Close window

Al Anderson

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Biography

There is more than one artist by the name of Al Anderson:
1) an American guitarist, singer, and songwiter who, between 1971 and the early 1990s, was the lead guitarist in the rock band NRBQ
2) an American-born songwriter and guitarist who was a member of Bob Marley & The Wailers from 1974–1975 and played live with The Wailers Band from 1978-1981

1) Alan Gordon “Al” Anderson (born 1947 in Windsor, Connecticut) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwiter. Between 1971 and the early 1990s, he was the lead guitarist in the rock band NRBQ, also releasing several solo albums. In the 1990s, Anderson shifted his focus to country music, writing hits for such acts as Carlene Carter, Vince Gill, Diamond Rio and Trisha Yearwood, as well as Tim McGraw’s Number One hit “The Cowboy in Me” and several album cuts.

2) Al Anderson (born Albert Anderson, 1950, New York) is an American-born songwriter and guitarist. He attended the Berklee College of Music contemporaneously with Pat Metheny and Al DiMeola. After working with an early version of Aerosmith in the Boston music scene, he joined The Centurions, which brought him to the attention of Chris Wood of Traffic, who invited him to play on the band’s next album.

Videos

Top Albums

Listening Trend

2,320listeners all time
14,079scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Start scrobbling and track your listening history

Last.fm users scrobble the music they play in iTunes, Spotify, Rdio and over 200 other music players.

Create a Last.fm profile

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

Top Listeners