Gary Kendall
Downchild Blues Band
:: Quote ::

I started using Traynor bass amps in 1967. They still work for me today.

That says it all

:: Bio ::

Gary Kendall has been a working musician for over 45 years. A journeyman, one of the best known bassists in Canada's blues scene, multiple Maple Blues Awards and long time member of Juno Award winners, The Downchild Blues Band.

When not recording and touring with Downchild his insatiable need to play the blues is fulfilled by taking on the bandleader role with his own group, The Gary Kendall Band. His label, 47 Records, has released his two solo recordings, Dusty & Pearl and Feels Real Strong as well as The Way We Was by The Kendall Wall Band.

As Musical Director of The Maple Blues Awards, he's expanded that position into The Maple Blues Revue performing at festivals and concert halls with a show that features Canada's blues elite.

Always a popular sideman, Gary Kendall is also included onstage and in the studio with David Vest & The Willing Victims, Robin Banks, Son Roberts, The Swingin Blackjacks, The Hogtown Allstars and The Mighty Duck Blues Band to name a few.