Shawn Gerhard - Shawn is said to be the worlds #1 Garth Brooks Tribute artist that is touring today. Shawn and his band are paying homage to the #1 selling artist of all time (Garth Brooks).Shawn has opened up for over 27 stars in his music career, and is no rookie to the main stage! When Shawn Takes the stage you will see why he is said to be #1 at imulateing Garth Brooks. From " Much Too Young " to " Fever " you will get a true glimpseof a true Garth Brooks Concert.
Sean O' Bryan Smith- Sean is the bass player for the show.Sean is considered to be one of the elite bass players around the globe. Sean has recording credits to his name with artists such as Keith Urban,Vince Gill,Lady Antebellum,Kenny Rogers,Gavin DeGraw and many more. In 2013 Sean won the favorite Composer Award from Faith Flix. Sean is not only an acclaimed successful musician, but he adds an element of passion to "The Ultimate Garth Brooks Tribute"
Joe Cook - Joe Cook is the lead guitarist and background vocalist for the show. Joe brings a certain flavor to the showthat is seldom found. Joe has been the lead guitarist and Utility player for many artists out there today. Joe's credits include Alan Jackson, Mark Chestnutt, Chris Cagle, Terri Clark and many more.Joe is also an accomplished songwriter from Nashville Tennessee, who on occasion can be seen around town performing as well.
Richard Barzee - Richard is the Pedal steel, Electric rhythm guitar, and Conga Player for the show. Richard is origionally from Utah, also home to where the late Chris Ledoux's " Western Undergeound band " is from ". Richard has been with the show the longest, as a true dedicated player for the show.Richard has played in many touring bands throughout his music career, and has toured all over the USA.
Jay Smith - Jay is the fiddle and acoustic guitar player of the show. Originally from Maine, Jay made the move to the Music City Last year. Jay is no stranger to the stage. He has toured all over the USA with his fiddle on hisback. Jays energy on stage is that of "Jimmy Mattingly" Garth's Fiddle player. Jayis a true asset to this show. And on any given night, you may see him is one of the many clubs around Nashville performing
Jeffrey Sturms - Jeffrey plays keyboards, Wurlitzer, Banjo, Sings BGV and is band leader for " The Ultimate Garth Brooks Tribute ". Jeffrey attended Webster University back in the 80's and studied Jazz. Polishing all his music skills before making his enormous career with music. Over Jeffrey's music career, he has performed with some of country musics top acts such as, ( Tim McGraw, Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Sara Evans, Faith Hill, Martina McBride, and countless others. But the largest act that he landed a job with was none other than "The King of Country Music " Mr. George Strait!! Jeffrey toured with George Strait for around a decade, lending his talents to the Famous " The Ace In the Hole Band ". Jeffrey brings years of experience to the stage, which makes " Shawn Gerhard " and " The Ultimate Garth Brooks Tribute ", The # 1 Garth Brooks tribute show in the world!!
Tony Morra - Tony plays drums and percussion. Tony is a successful session drummer and producer in Nashville. He has performed in the studio and on stage with the likes of ( Bruce Spingsteen, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Salena Gomez, Amy Grant, Steve Vai, The Vanzant Bros., and many more. He has also done many film scores, along with sessions for Video Games. Tony has played drums on multiple Grammy nominated ,and won, recordings. As well as Dove award Gold and platinum albums. Tony is endorsed by multiple companies such as : Drum Workshop Drums, Evans Drumheads, Promark Sticks, Paiste Cymbls, Daking Electronics, Audio Technica Electronics, and last but not least Presonus Electronics company.
The Band you will get when you hire Shawn, is a true Nashville Tennessee 7 Piece Country music band. The Nashville based band consists of - Lead Guitar, Steel Guitar, Acoustic guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboards, Banjo and Fiddle. A " True Garth Brooks concert ". Shawn and His band will certainly give you a Garth Brooks experience!