From: NY, United States
Genre: World, World, Ambient
Gus has been playing guitar since he was 8 years old. He was classically trained but soon moved on to rock music. Today he can be found performing in some of New York City's most coveted music venues, and he teaches as well. In addition, he has had one of his originals used in a movie soundtrack and TV commercial. Most recently, he released his "Night Fishing" cd which consists of 9 originals and 4 covers, and ranges in style and genres from Mediterranean, jazz, blues, ambient, jam band to rock. This was done purposely so as to showcase his versatility. The guest musicians on the album are: Kenny Aaronson (Billy Idol, Bob Dylan, Joan Jett, Derringer), Steve Holley (Paul McCartney And Wings, Ian Hunter), Greg Smith (Ted Nugent, Alice Cooper, Dokken, Rainbow), Keith Christopher (Georgia Satellites, The Black Crowes, Willie Nelson, Ray Charles, Richie Havens), Lorenza Ponce (Sheryl Crow, Bon Jovi, The Dixie Chicks), John Macaluso (Yngwie Malmsteen), Jimmy Kunes (Cactus, Savoy Brown), J.P. Bowersock (Ryan Adams and The Cardinals), Sarah Mather (American Idol's Season Four Finalist) and Paul Morris (Rainbow).