as an equally fine songwriter with an eye for the ironic and darkly humorous." -Los Angeles Times
Tony Gilkyson Bio
Born in Hollywood and raised in an environment of musicians, songwriter–guitarist Tony Gilkyson originally started recording as a boy with his father, Terry Gilkyson, a composer for Walt Disney and a prominent folksinger/songwriter in his own right. Artists he has played and recorded with include Lone Justice, John Coinman, Jake LaBotz, Ray Wiley Hubbard, Sam Phillips, Duke McVinnie, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Peter Rowan, Larry Hosford, Dave Alvin, Kip Boardman, Alice Cooper, Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, K.D. Lang, Mark Olsen, Shane MacGowan, Mike Stinson, Randy Weeks, Kathleen Wilhoite, and X. He has produced recordings for Exene Cervenka, sister Eliza Gilkyson and Dances with Wolves author and poet Michael Blake. With Tom Waits, he co-produced Chuck E. Weiss’s albums Extremely Cool and Old Souls & Wolf Tickets. In 2003 he produced the acclaimed Country for True Lovers by Eleni Mandell. He also has played guitar on numerous film sound tracks including the Johnny Cash biopic Walk the Line, as well as The Big Lebowski, Don’t Come Knockin’ and All the King’ s Men, with producer T Bone Burnett.
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Tony will be song swapping with I See Hawks in LA.
$20 Age limit: All ages
Tony will be playing an acoustic show with Gregory Boaz on stand-up bass at 3:45pm.
$5.00 from each bottle of wine sold will go to MusiCares, a charity benefiting musicians in times of need.
$22 Advance/$25 Door
In memory of Alice M. Ferguson Benefiting the SCCC's Trauma Training Program 3-8pm
$20 If you want a tax deduction, write out a check to SCCC with "Trauma Training Program" in the memo. Thank you!!
Tony will perform at 8pm. Eliza's set will follow at 8:40pm. Tony and Eliza will finish up the evening together.
Tony with Band at 10:30pm- I See Hawks open with acoustic set at 9:30pm.
Age limit: 21+
Tony with band-Jason Soda, Rob Douglas, Don Heffington
Age limit: 21+
Tony will be performing at Live@The Library with full band.
You can check out their website at http://liveatthelibrary.org/
$20 donation (all proceeds go to the artists).
Potluck desserts, coffee and soft drinks will be provided. Beer and wine will be sold to benefit the Thousand Oaks Library Foundation. Please feel free to add to the dessert table.