Grateful Gary
Grateful Gary Who's "Grateful Gary"???

Grateful Gary is a longtime Chicago-area musician and sound engineer. He was a member of a well-known St.Louis Grateful Dead tribute for three years and has played for years with numerous groups in the Chicago jam band music scene.

Gary plays acoustic solo-, duo- and trio- versions of his music. He's that rare breed of musician who plays BOTH guitar and bass, equally.

Grateful Gary also is an experienced and respected audio engineer who has worked shows like Lollapalooza, the B96 Summer Bash and Chicago Irish Fest at venues like Toyota Park, Chicago Theatre, Riviera, Aragon and Allstate. He owns a medium-sized PA system and lighting (for hire) and has done sound for Chicago bands like Mr. Blotto and others. Please contact him for a quote.

Check out GG's official website at, send him a message at, and stay tuned to JamBase to see where he's playing next!