Dana Gaynor is an outstanding American lead/slide guitarist and entertainer. Well known among the best musicians in both the New
York and San Francisco Bay areas, her work is respected internationally.
The list of musicians she has performed with includes:
John Cipollina (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
Paul Smith (Bill Withers, Ike and Tina Turner)
Arkansas Larry Davis
Paul Oscher (Muddy Waters Band)
Deacon Jones and Jim Guyette (John Lee Hooker Band)
Keith and Donna Godcheaux (Grateful Dead)
Don Preston (Leon Russell Band)
The Boulevard Blues Band
The Amazing Bluesmatics,
Little John Chrisley,
Bobby Rondinelli (Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult)
include: K&K studios
- Staff musician for London records, session player at - Ultra-Sonic Studios, Kingdom Studios, Tewksberry Studios,
The Record Plant, Rainbow Studios, Sound Doctor Studios, Star City
Recording Studios. I worked with a great many producers including: Robert Mersey (Jackie
Wilson's Producer), K&K productions, Jeff Glixman (Producer of Kansas), and Don
Cassales (The Rascals).
She has been a member of The Amazing Bluesmatics, The Blues Riders, Vizion,
Killer in the Backseat, Explosive Joseph and a founding member the
Boulevard Blues Band for seven years (the house band at JJ’s Blues
Club, the biggest blues club in the S.F. Bay area at the time). She
has appeared on the same bill with The Allman Brothers, Average White
Band, Robert Gordon, Norton Buffalo, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, Dr. John, Roy Rogers, Vassar Clements, Link Wray, Bad Finger, The Dinosaurs,
Terry and the Pirates, and many, many others. Her exciting guitar work and
irresistible smile make her an instantly accessible performer who is
truly a joy to behold.
Dana can currently be seen with The James
Supra Blues Band and The Dana Gaynor Band.