Whether you are looking for a solo act, duo, trio or full band Gary PhilipS will make your event a good time.
With the ability to add Steel Drum, Percussion, Guitars or Keyboards all needs can be fit.
In addition to the guitar, Gary also plays the ukelele and has recently taken up the steel pan.
Gary plays a style known as Trop Rock, a combination of Rock, Southern Rock, and Country music all with a Tropical feel, he covers numerous artists from the 50's through the present, with a summery sound.
He covers over 1000 songs by over 300 different artists and in August of 2008 he released his first cd. Since then he has released 2 more cd's.
He has played up and down the Jersey Shore, as far west as Harrisburg Pa, and to the south Key West, Florida.
Gary is a Regional Musician for the Trop Rock Music Association., an organization promoting Trop Rock as a mainstream genre of music.
In 2012 Gary was Nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year and the song he co wrote with Phil Corso was nominated for song of the year by the NJ Acoustic Awards.
Gary is also a member of Musicians on a Mission, Coastal Jersey Parrothead Club and performs with Holiday Express, all charitable organizations.
Listen to his music, you will not be dissapointed.
Past Performance Sites
A Taste of Key West Ridley Park, Pa
Allure Brielle, NJ
American Hotel Freehold, NJ
Bahama Breeze Various Locations
Bar A Belmar, NJ
Beach Bar Asbury Park, NJ
Beach Walk Sea Bright, NJ
Belmar Fishing Club Belmar, NJ
Boardwalk Bar and Grill Point Pleasant, NJ
Boondocks Fishery Red Bank, NJ
Brewsters Bradley Beach, NJ
Broadway Bar and Grill Point Pleasant, NJ
Buckalews Beach Haven, NJ
Bum Rogers Sesaside Park, NJ
Care One Marlboro, NJ
Cheeseburger in Paradise Woodbridge, NJ
Cheeseburgers Key West, Fl
CJ McLoones Tinton Falls, N
Clancy's Neptune, NJ
Court Jester Aberdeen, NJ
Danny's Steakhouse Red Bank, NJ
Deal Country Club Deal, NJ
Durty Harry's Key West, Fl
Equestra Farmindale, NJ
Espresso Joes Keyport, NJ
Eventide Sea Bright, NJ
Farrells Point Pleasant, NJ
Four Seasons @ Harbor Bay Tuckerton, NJ
Gaiters Sea Bright, NJ
Jacks Belmar, NJ
Jacks Rib House South Neptune, NJ
Katmandu Trenton, NJ
Key Largo Songwritersa Festival Key Largo, Fl
Klees Seaside Heights, NJ
Kleins Belmar, NJ
Landshark Bar and Grill Atlantic City, NJ
Manasquan Golf Club Manasquan, NJ
Marina Bay Club Long Branch, NJ
McLoones Asbury Grill Asbury Park, NJ
McLoones Boathouse West Orange, NJ
Mcloones Pier House Long Branch, NJ
MJ's All Locations
Monmouth Beach Club Monmouth Beach, NJ
Norwood Inn Avon, NJ
Park Bakery Seaside Park, NJ
Patten Point Yacht Club Long Branch, NJ
Penthouse 45 NY,NY
Rooneys Long Branch, NJ
Sallee Tees Monmouth Beach, NJ
Sand Bar Brielle, NJ
Sawa Long Branch, NJ
Shrewsbury Sailing and Yacht Club Long Branch, NJ
Singer Songwriters of Cape May Cape May, NJ
Spring Lake Golf Club Spring Lake, NJ
Sunsets Neptune, NJ
The Bulkhead Keyport, NJ
The Chowda House Red Bank, NJ
The Harborside Atlantic Highlands, NJ
The Hogs Breath Saloon Key West, Fl
The Rum Barrel Key West, Fl
The Seagulls Nest Sandy Hook, NJ
Tuckerton Seaport Tuckerton, NJ
Underdog Sports Bar Harrisburg, Pa
Victoria House Aberdeen, NJ
Vineyard Vines Short Hills, NJ
Waters Edge Sea Bright, NJ
Westy's North Wildwood, NJ
Windows on the Water Sea Bright, NJ