Steven Gary Music, San Jose, CA
Steven Gary is a longtime professional singer, songwriter, guitarist and performer. He has just completed his new Country/Americana CD "Things Change" with producer David Bolger in Hollywood. The CD includes tracks featuring Karl D'Amico (Missing Persons) and Will Ray. Tracks from this album have already been recorded by artists on both coasts, and his holiday song "the message" will be heard on two radio playlists this Christmas season. Steven has received recent interest from A&R representatives from Atlantic and Big Machine record labels and is currently negotiating a publishing contract.
Steven's experience as a performer extends from his school days, performing in Musical Theater productions and in various vocal and performing groups. During his college days, he starred in a musical revue that played in 23 cities across the U.S. Moving to Hollywood, he garnered a number of recording credits as a backing vocalist while perfecting his craft in local clubs. In 1990 Steve took the position of Music Director on a Caribbean Cruise Ship, continuing performing and writing for an array of international recording and performing artists. The band's performances included the 2005 St. Vincent Blues Festival, opening for Oleta Adams, and the 2006 St. Lucia Jazz Festival, appearing on the same stage as Rhiannah, Seal and Babyface.
Steve has performed with such legends as Chick Corea, Billy Sheehan, Martha Reeves, Edgar Winter and other top entertainers from around the world. This gives Steve an ease and polish as a performer for audiences large and small, young or old.
Steven's songs have been used in two musical theater productions and been performed by International recording artists Maxine Nightingale and David Pomeranz as well as Hollywood's Celebrity Centre International choir, the Flag choir in Florida, and a host of other artists in the U.S., Europe and Caribbean. 2 of his Novelty songs were featured this past year on the "Dr Demento" program and his Holiday song "The Message" is on the Chirstmas playlist on WOA Radio station.
Find Steven Gary on iTunes, Rhapsody, CD Baby and YouTube and at www.stevengary.net