Why hire Gary Prisby?
Gary Prisby, a premier acoustic entertainer in Pittsburgh, PA, performs solo acoustic shows. His acoustic performances showcase a tasteful variety of new and classic rock, alternative and blues, as well as his original material. Gary's song list boasts nearly 500 songs, so there is something for everyone. He is the perfect choice for any gathering: parties, corporate events, clubs/bars and even wedding ceremonies or intimate receptions.
Gary has now been playing music for over 40 years and professionally for over 30 years.
As a member of Smokin' Section, Gary performed in the Inaugural Pittsburgh Blues Festival; The River City Blues Fest, and enjoyed one of the top rankings in The City Paper's Reader's Poll for Best Local R&B/Blues Band. While in front of Smokin' Section, he also played 3 live performances on Pittsburgh radio: Twice on WDVE's morning show "Coffee House" as well as an appearance on WYEP's Blues and Rhythm Showcase.
Gary now only performs solo acoustic shows.
In April, 2010, Gary took home a 1st place trophy as Best Acoustic Solo Performer when he took part in the BSWPA International Blues Challenge Preliminaries. Gary represented the BSWPA in the Solo/Duo category in February, 2011, at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee.
Gary Prisby: Singer/Guitarist
Past Booked Dates:
09-10-2011 — Music Smiles @ Children's Hospital of Pgh
08-05-2011 — Beer Nutz/Fox Chapel PA
07-30-2011 — Private Party/Monroeville PA
07-15-2011 — Redbeard's/Mt. Washington
07-14-2011 — Caddy Shack/Nemacolin Resort
02-02-2011 — International Blues Challenge/Memphis TN
2012: 50 gigs
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Christmas Party, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venue, Corporate Event, Fair, Festival, Graduation, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Private Party, Restaurant, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception