Gary McGrath-Bio

Gary McGrath



Artist  Record

Manny Charlton Band "Hellacious"

Ann-Marita "Chatterbox Cafe"  (demos)  

Serena "Allow Me To Introduce Myself "  

Left At The Sun (Demo)

The McGrath Project "Love is a 4 Letter Word Volume 1&2"

The McGrath Project "Phoenix"

The Texas Boys Choir "60 Years Of Excellence 

The Texas Boys Choir    "Glory of Gabrieli" (remaster)        (Grammy Award)

The Texas Boys Choir "Persephone" Sony Records (Grammy Nomination)

The Texas Boys Choir  "70th Anniversary; A Standard of Excellence"

The Texas State Mens Choir  "Prayers, Poems & Promises" #39 on itunes classical charts

Peter Tork & Shoe Suede Blues "Hands Down EP" (out of print)

Manny Charlton  "It Does Something" (single)

Greg Westfall  "Texas Theater"

Robert Sarzo  "After The Storm"

Vivian Campbell  "Solo record still untitled" 2017

The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir & The Texas State Men & Boys Choir  "2016 Christmas Record: untitled"

Fort Bend Boys Choir  "Heavenly Euphoria"

Beau Taylor Band  "Taylor Made"

The Irving Symphony/Texas State Men and Boys Choir  "The Works of Sir. Edward Elgar"

Lydias Libido  "Self Titled"

Lydias Libido  "Kiss The Frog"

Shay Astar "Blue Music"


Gary McGrath is currently an engineer at 4818 Records and Reel Time Audio in the DFW Metroplex.

Client Studio

Michael Nesmith (Rays) Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

Bon Jovi (multiple sessions 2000-2008) Henson Recording Studios (3rd Engineer)

Peter Tork (Hands Down) Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

The Naked Brothers Band Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

Michael Wolf Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

BB King (Riding With The King & B.B. King & Friends 80) O' Henry (3rd Engineer)

Luis Conte Home Studio (1st Engineer)

Spencer Davis Gari Sound (1st Engineer)

Tim Bogert Gari Sound (1st Engineer)

Eric Dover (Sextus) Gari Sound (1st Engineer)

Greg Westfall GB Records (1st Engineer)

Zoro Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

Will Ray Private Island Trax (2nd Engineer)

Manny Charlton, Charlton Sound (1st Engineer)

Omaha (1st Engineer Command Recording Studios)

Scarlet Pommers (Demos)

DEVO (re-masters for Warner Brothers Music/Rhino Records)

Samantha Newark (Demos and Lydias Libido) 

Micky Dolenz (King for a Day) Mastering Sessions


Toured With

Penny Gilley  2001-2002  S. Korea and US

Peter Tork  2000  "Wanted In Texas Tour"

Ann-Marita  2010-2013

Manny Charlton  2011-2015

The McGrath Project  2009-Present

Lemon Tree Yard Sale  2011-2012

Spencer Davis Group  2010 & 2013

Mel McDaniel  2001

Peter Frampton  2012

Lydias Libido  2012-2013


People Who Have Played With Gary On His Recordings 

Spencer Davis, Tim Bogert (Vanilla Fudge), Chet McCrackin (Doobie Brothers), Stevie Gurr (Elvin Bishop), Will Ray, John Jorgenson, Luis Conte, Zoro, Kenny Arronoff, Dizzy Reed (Guns N Roses), Manny Charlton (Nazareth), Phil Parlapiano (Bon Jovi/Tracy Chapman), Bryan Head (Foreigner), Mark White (Spin Doctors), DJ Endra (Macy Grey), Hugh McDonald (Bon Jovi), John Palmer (5th Dimension), Teddy Zig Zag (Guns N Roses/Alice Cooper), Lynn Coulter, Mark "Pocket" Goldberg, Dave Celentano, Will Donavan (Phil Collins), Mike Dupke (WASP), Greg Bissonette, Jeff "Skunk" Baxter (The Doobie Brothers/Steely Dan), Sean Winchester (Everclear/Bow Wow Wow)


Radio Shows

The Jamie and Danny Show  STAR 98.7FM Los Angeles  2003-2004

Oyster and Chops Show  ARM 88.1FM Los Angeles  2005

Van Eric Rock Show  La Talk Live  2011-2012

Twang Thang  La Talk Live  2011-2012

LA Rocks (guest co host on 4 episodes)



Blue Microphones

Mod Tone FX

Matchless Amplifiers

Red Witch Effects

Orange Amplifiers

Tradition Guitars

ESP/LTD Guitars and Basses

OCP Drums

REMO Drum Heads


Record Company & Artists

4818 Records is Gary McGrath's indie company. They manage or have previously managed:

Shay Astar, Serena, Manny Charlton, The Texas Boys Choir, Peter Tork & Shoe Suede Blues, Ann-Marita, Vivian Campbell, Robert Sarzo, The Texas State Men & Boys Choir, The Fort Bend Boys Choir, The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir, The Irving Symphony Orchestra 








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