What a treat to have this western swing award winning guitarist/singer play in Monterey! He usually plays for Carolyn Sills Combo but he’s flying solo for this show.
About Gerard Egan
Gerard Egan is one fantastic guitar player - he can swing it as far as you want to go. He is the guitar player for Carolyn Sills` Combo and her songs were written and produced with husband/guitarist Gerard Egan are an homage to jukebox Americana—tasty twang reminiscent of Merle Travis and Patsy Cline." - Monterey County NOW
The Carolyn Sills Combo was just voted 2018 Ameripolitan Western Swing Group of the Year!
Five time Ameripolitan Award nominee for Western Swing group and female and a two time Academy of Western Artist Award nominee for Western Swing group and album, fans of classic country and western swing are falling in love with the band`s original songs, written and performed by Sills and her longtime guitarist and husband, Gerard Egan. Their dynamic live show, featuring Sunshine Jackson on vocals/percussion, Jim Norris on drums and Charlie Wallace on steel guitar, is chock full of three part vocal harmonies, dueling guitar and steel instrumentals and tight arrangements of their own distinct brand music, dubbed Spaghetti Western Swing. Their current release, Dime Stories Vol 2, was named by No Depression as one of the top new release of 2016 and they are currently working on songs for their third album.