(Gerry Leonard – Guitarist for David Bowie, Suzanne Vega etc)
_ Main Venue _
Gerry Leonard is a renowned guitarist, producer and songwriter. Gerry has a history of creative collaborations with David Bowie, Suzanne Vega, Rufus Wainwright and many other top artists. Under the name of ‘Spooky Ghost’, he also records and performs his own haunting Spooky Ghost compositions. building up layers of exquisite sound using loops and sonic textures. Gerry was also a founding member of respected Irish band Hinterland who were signed to Island records and released Kissing The Roof Of Heaven in 1990.
Gerry Leonard is best known by Bowie fans for his contributions to the New York triptych of albums Heathen, Reality and The Next Day, including two co-writes with Bowie on the latter, “Boss of Me” and “I’ll Take You There”. Gerry was Bowie’s musical director on the 2003/04 Reality World Tour.
The second Spooky Ghost album, “The Light Machine” (2002) has been described by David Bowie as “Quite the most beautiful and moving pieces of work I have possessed in a long time.”
The two Spooky Ghost albums are “Light Machine” and the eponymous “Spooky Ghost”.
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AFTER THE GIG
Whelan’s Indie DJ w/ Late Bar.