54 North Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801
8:00 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013
Supporting Acts: Gail Jijon, DJ BMF Gerry Williams Band
The Gerry Williams Band style of music "NEO FUNK" is an Integration of Funk, Soul, Rhythm music with styles that blend strange brews of Synths, Beats, and Blues Inflections. Their sound is original with a unique style of Theatrics, Improvisation and Orchestration. GERRY (pronounced "GARY") WILLIAMS STYLE OF MUSIC IS CALLED NEO FUNK Musician, Songwriter and Producer, Gerry Williams is an artist which embodies what the term "Artist" truly means. The combination of musical skills and talents is what makes Gerry Williams a mastermind in his craft. He is a talented vocalist, pianist, percussionist and vibraphonist. On Stage, he blows away the crowd with his vibraphone and timbalino solos, while bringing the audience to life with his gospel rooted vocals and talent on the keys. With influences such as Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Al Green, Johnny Guitar Watson and Prince. Gerry Williams is known for his powerful performances and memorable moments. The Gerry Williams Band has a unique mixture of theatrics, improvisation and orchestration. The music arrangements and Lyrics are all by Gerry Williams, with the exception of cover tunes by Johnny Guitar Watson and Stevie Wonder. The music is blended with funky melodies and high energy rhythm and horn arrangements. The screaming horn section fill up the room, rhythmic percussion keeps the flow while the drummer holds the groove. The bass and electric guitars keep it funky all the time. On Stage, The Gerry Williams Band connects with the audience by luring them into a zone each time. This band is a crowd pleaser that knows how to connect with their audience. With one main objective..To entertain from start to end.