Gary Carl is a Singer Songwriter from Northeast PA (NEPA).
From 1992 - 2014, he played his hands in the World of Coverbandom in the groups Eternity, Jeffrey James Band, Tom and Gary Duo, Johnson, and a few other projects.
Gary played Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Harmonica, Trumpet, Alto & Tenor Saxophone, Bass, sang Lead and Background Harmony Vocals, and did what he could to entertain from backyards and front porches to Restaurants, Dive Bars, Mobile Bandstands, Wedding Venues, and even at a prison for inmates.
His first taste of writing and recording came in February 1990 at SI Studios Scranton PA. After a few more years of playing in cover bands, and continuing writing Originals, he returned to SI Studios Old Forge PA in the Fall of 2008 with his Original Rock Project jakesway.
With 3 Full Length Albums in their Discography, the jakesway project was put on an indefinite hiatus for everyone involved to pursue different personal and professional interests.
With a newly rekindled passion for writing and recording, Gar Carl has sought out to complete his Debut Country Album "Off the Grid", which kicked off on Sept 13, 2016 with "Bagpipes and Elvis Tunes" and "Buck and Rumble" tracked.
Along with the talents of John "Chickie" Yanochik, Joe "Wiggy" Wegleski, Tom Borthwick, Lenny Mecca, Chris Condel, and Steve "Stove" Nelson, Gary Carl and crew final mixed and mastered the album on February 23, 2017.
Sept. 7, 2017 began the recording of the 16 track "North Branch of Heaven" with Session #1 back at SI Studios Old Forge PA! Due for release Summer 2018!
Gary Carl is a proud Artist member, Advisory Board Member, and backed by The Kitson Art Alliance. The Kitson Arts Alliance is a non-profit, collaborative effort that inspires partnerships connecting the art, antiques & collectibles community, the artists & artisans community, the music community, and the farm-to-table community with citizens, schools, corporations, and foundations to promote a unified and sustainable community that provides a bridge enhancing and strengthening through leadership, advocacy, and the cultivation of multicultural arts. Kitson Arts Alliance embraces diversity among the arts to foster economic, community, and educational growth. For more information visit, http://www.kitsonartsalliance.org/.