There's definitely a variety here. He can attack his instrument with feral intensity and then play something very soft and achingly beautiful. Since then, the gigs and accolades have never stopped. And he has toured and traded licks with the likes of Jeff Beck, Brian May of Queen, Ted Nugent, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Peter Frampton, and Dick Dale. Eric Gales, Your Kind of Love, Waiting On The Sun, Damned If I Do feat. This ability to devise phrasing, technique, and tone in the service of feeling the music has not gone unnoticed.
. So I keep sticking to the blues and tried to get that to be a strong part of this record and still put some other songs there that the die-hard, long-time fans would like, some instrumentals and some rockin' stuff. The release of Neon Highway Blues will, of course, take Gary Hoey back on the highways and byways for plenty of touring and playing, well, the blues —and more. More music lyrics and songs Still Believe in Love, I Felt Alive, Mercy Of Love feat. In 1987, the Boston-born guitarist caught the ear of Ozzy Osbourne—no slouch at picking great guitar players—and almost ended up in his band.
This ability to mix feeling, phrasing, technique and tone is the true mark of a master guitarist. Now, Hoey has forged his deep blues and rock roots into a fiery, organic, and thrilling mix that should delight and astound lovers of the guitar and guitar music. More music lyrics and songs Bug Alley, Under The Rug Feat. The gig ultimately went to Zakk Wylde. And I love that, because all of that diversity helps me come up with riffs, licks, and melodies that are perhaps deeper and more unique than if I had stayed exclusively with one style.
The relocation paid off big time in 1992, when Hoey scored a major-label record deal with Reprise for his band, Heavy Bones. But Ozzy thought enough of Hoey to implore him to move where the action was—Los Angeles. More music lyrics and songs 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, High-Top Bop. But whatever style he plays, one thing is certain, Gary Hoey is a fiery, charismatic player who connects with the crowd. Josh Smith, Drive, , Gone Surfin'. And the guitar tones…both vintage and modern at the same time. .
. . . . . .
. . . . . .
. . . . .
. . . . .