Hi all, my new Truefire channel is now live! Here you can find all manner of different lesson tools from free lessons, to lessons ala carte, to one off online private lessons, to ongoing online private lessons! Having been a long time Truefire artist, I am very excited to share this new channel! Please check it out!


Scott Allen Project will be supporting Kingdom Come on September 29th at the Holy Diver in Sacramento. Catch the shredding good fun as SAP supports Kingdom Come as they celebrate the 30th anniversary of their self titled debut! This is an all ages show, doors are at 6:30 the show starts at 7 pm. tickets are $20. Don't miss it!

Unfortunately due to issues with Uli Jon Roth getting his work visa to play in the U.S our June 15th show with Uli has been cancelled. All pre-sell tickets  will be refunded. We will catch you next time!

Scott's Truefire online classroom is now called the Chops Shop! If you need to build up your speed, vocabulary, improv and theory knowledge you need to check out The Chops Shop. Don't want to commit to ongoing lessons, no problem you can just take one lesson at a time if you prefer! Check it out!


Check out my new article in the latest issue of Truefire's Riff journal. It is about using odd rhythmic grouping when soloing. Check it out!


Scott Allen has a new Truefire foundry course called Tapping A-Z. In this course you will learn the nuts and bolts of two hand tapping. Everything from EVH style ripping to Reb Beach across the neck blazing. To eight finger tapping for people just starting with the technique, you will find it here! Check it out!


Check out Scott Allen's new Truefire foundry course, Sweep Picking Essentials. In this course you will learn everything from the basics of the technique to burning multi octave sweeps! If you want to add this technique to your bag of tricks this is your ticket!


Scott Allen has a new Truefire foundry course out now titled Rock Chops! This course will give you the tools to start to develop your technique for modern rock. Looking to jump start your chops, look no further!







Scott Allen Project will be supporting Act of Defiance at the Boardwalk in Orangevale, CA on Friday, May 20th. Act of Defiance is a tech metal band featuring Chris Broderick and Shawn Drover (both formerly of Megadeth), Matt Bachand (formerly of Shadows Fall), and Henry Derek Bonner (formerly of Scar the Martyr). Doors are at 7 pm and the show starts at 8 pm. Advance tickets are $12.00. Don't miss the fret burning excitement!

Scott is proud to announce that he is now offering private lessons at The Music Yard in Rocklin, California. Students of all skill levels are welcome. Please check out The Music Yard's Facebook page for booking information.


A new review of Scott Allen Project III was just posted at Progressive Rock BR. Thanks to Brazil's best webzine of Progressive rock and metal!


Scott is featured in a new interview with Chaotic Riffs Magazine. In this interview Scott discusses the making of Scott Allen Project III, his influences, and what is next for the band. There is also a review for SAP III, as well as great interviews with other artists such as Jeff Martin of Racer X, Badlands, and Blasted to Static, Anthony Esposito of Jake E. Lee's Red Dragon Cartel. Ace Frehley and Lynch Mob and many other artists. Click the link to go to the magazine!


A brand new review was just posted at Strutter Magazine. Click the link to check it out!


Scott is featured in a new interview with Guitarz Forever. In this new chat he discusses his influences, the new album, and the state of the music scene today. Check it out!


A brand new review of the new album from Scott Allen Project, Scott Allen Project III, is now up at Sea of Tranquility. Check it out!


There is a great new review of the new album, Scott Allen Project III up at Metal Temple. Please check it out!


Rocktopia Radio in Spain is featuring the track Into The Light from Scott Allen Project III this week! Check it out!

Just in case you missed it here is a link to Scott's interview on April 22nd with KJAG radio. Unfortunately Scott lost his cell signal during the last segment but there is a very good chat about the new album and the history of Scott's playing and the band. You also get a chance to hear a few songs from the new album. Big thanks to KJAG radio for the interview!


Scott Allen will be doing a new radio interview today, April 22nd on KJAG Radio at 3:15 cst/ 4:14 est USA. Lots of SAP III info to be discussed.


Scott has a new article featured in the Truefire online magazine The Riff Journal. This lesson is all about using the metronome to build speed with scale sequences. Check it out!


Scott will be a guest DJ on Metal Express Radio on Friday, April 10th. Scott introduces songs by the artists that have influenced his playing and gives you some insights into how these artists have shaped him. The show airs at 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM EST and will be followed by a block of music from Scott Allen Project III. Please be sure to tune in!


A new article called behind Scott Allen Project III is now up at www.guitar9.com. In this column Scott takes you behind the making of the album with insights into the meaning of the songs and the musical treats found within them. Check out the link to get a backstage look at the making of Scott Allen Project's new album!


The new album from Scott Allen Project is now out and available for purchase. Please go to the store page to check out previews and purchase the physical copy or download your favorite tracks. This full length record contains the songs, What Lies Beneath and 5th Street Strut as well as 8 other instant classics! Check it out!

Hi all, a new teaser track from the upcoming Scott Allen Project record entitled Scott Allen Project III. You can check it out in the music player and on the audio page. Enjoy this taste of the new album.

Scott has lesson spots available now at Northridge Music Center in Citrus Heights, California on Mondays and Saturdays, and at Main Street Music Studios in Woodland on Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Please email sallenproject@gmail.com for booking.

Tom Frost also has Drum lesson spots available on Mondays at Northridge Music Center. Email us via the contact page for booking info.

I just wanted to bring everyone's attention to the new gear page and encourage everyone to check out these providers of the finest gear around.

Vigier Guitars - www.vigierusa.com

Dimarzio Pickups and Straps - www.dimarzio.com

Morley Pedals - www.morleypedals.com

SIT Strings - www.sitstrings.com

George L Cables - www.georgelsstore.com

Peavey Amplifiers - www.peavey.com

Soultone Cymbals - www.soultonecymbals.com

Here are some links to more Scott Allen Project social networking sites:

Myspace- http://myspace.com/scottallenprojectband

Reverbnation: www.reverbnation.com/scottallenproject

Purevolume: www.purevolume.com/ScottAllenProject

Scott has two new workshops up for Truefire. The first one is entitled Tapping A-Z, and the second is titles Sweep Picking Essentials. Truefire workshops are eight week online courses where you can study with Scott on your own time. Scott will guide you form the essentials of rock and metal lead guitar, and will personlly guide you to reach your goals as a player.

Tapping A-Z www.truefire.com/workshops/workshop_details.html?room=SWAllen~3

Sweep Picking Essentials www.truefire.com/workshops/workshop_details.html?room=SWAllen~4

The new album from Scott Allen Project is now finishing the final mixing stages and should be out shortly. This one will be the most face melting SAP record yet. Featuring the same lineup as What Lies Beyond Words, it should be out early 2014!

Hi all and welcome to the new Scott Allen Proejct website. The old site was getting a little run down and it was time for a change, so here we are. On this site you will be able to sample music, find out info about shows and clinics, and purchase merchandise. Welcome to the home of all things Scott Allen Project. Please sign up for the email list while you are here.

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