Vertigo is a R&B ,soul funk ensemble consisting of sax guitar bass and drums. Targeting adult venues and creating a laid back atmosphere for those who enjoy live music that doesn’t overwhelm. There are blues elements as well as the LA. funk grooves [Steely Dan]. Gil Hicks provides a soulful vocal witch rounds out the complete diversified sound that is VERTIGO’S own.
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Glen Hicks –sax –Has played tenor since his teens—endless performance and recording experience—his style is smooth and melodic
Gil Hicks –guitar- vocal—has covered all styles through the years-principle writer of the Stray’s original material—receiving airplay with a number of projects worldwide–
Gary Storin—drums—original drummer for Canadian supergroup The Stampeders—the local go to authority on all things drums—interoperates this repertoire with finesse, dynamics and precision
Jeff Muir –bass—Toronto based musician recent relocated to St Catharines exercises creativity with flawless technique, imposing a contagious youthful exuberance
Thank you for your time, I hope this material has helped you to consider Vertigo for your live music needs
Contact Gil Hicks 905 357-0328 cell 905 358-2054
You can find additional material on u tube Gil Hicks EEOHH about the infamous Brass Monkey facebook videos
SMOOTH – VERTIGO
I CAN’T GO FOR THAT – VERTIGO
COLD SWEAT – VERTIGO
GET YOU BACK – VERTIGO
MIDNIGHT AT THE OASIS – VERTIGO