"Dana Gaynor is an American lead/slide guitarist, well known among the best musicians on both coasts, her work is respected internationally. The list of musicians she has performed with includes:
John Cipollina (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
Paul Smith (Bill Withers, Ike and Tina Turner)
Arkansas Larry Davis
Paul Oscher (Muddy Waters Band)
Deacon Jones and Jim Guyette (John Lee Hooker Band)
Don Preston (Leon Russell Band)
Tommy Castro, The Boulevard Blues Band
Kerry Kearney, The Amazing Bluesmatics,
Little John Chrisley, Mike Dugan
Bobby Rondinelli (Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult)
Steve Kimock , Debbie Davies, Greg Smith
Studio credits include: K&K studios - Staff musician for London records, session player at - Ultra-Sonic Studios, Kingdom Studios, Tewksberry Studios, The Record Plant, Rainbow Studios, Sound Doctor Studios, Star City Recording Studios." I worked with a great many producers including: Robert Mersey (Jackie Wilson's Producer), K&K productions, Jeff Glixman (Producer of Kansas), and Don Cassales (The Rascals).
Dana has been a member of The Amazing Bluesmatics, The Blues Riders, Vizion, Killer in the Backseat, Explosive Joseph and a founding member the Boulevard Blues Band for seven years (the house band at JJ’s Blues Club, the biggest blues club in the S.F. Bay area at the time). She has appeared on the same bill with The Allman Brothers, Average White Band, Norton Buffalo, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, Dr. John, Roy Rogers, Vassar Clements, Link Wray, Bad Finger, The Dinosaurs, Terry and the Pirates, and many, many others. Her exciting guitar work and irresistible smile make her an instantly accessible performer who is truly a joy to behold." Collin Tripp
Dana can currently be seen with The Dana Gaynor Band, and supporting artists including Brian Brazil.