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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Introducing Sydney Blues Artist Gareth Jay

Gareth Jay is an independent Blues/Alternative musician based in Sydney, Australia. You can often find him performing across Sydney with his astonishing live looping, intricate guitar skills, complex vocals and funky harmonica skills known to keep his audiences at the edge of their seat.

Gareth has an intimate passion for blues and acoustic music, which is seen with his latest tracks Blue, Blue Sky and FuhFuhFuh” featuring James Gillard. He derives influences from Albert King, Elliott Smith, Donovan, Carole King, The Beatles, and Dr John.

Previous career highlights include performing in Japan for 4 months, composing and performing for the Adelaide Fringe Festival, featuring on Tall Ships in Sydney Harbour, supporting Deisel at Lizotte's with his trio JayMayJane and travelling along the East Coast of Australia to play shows at various venues including the Tamworth Country Music Festival.

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