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Nick Calandrino / Bio

Lead Guitarist/ Lead Vocalist for Gunboat Kings, I deliver a smooth amalgamation of Rock & Soul, Blues & Jazz. I've been a session player for Scott Page of Pink Floyd/Supertramp. I've also done live shows with people like : Terri Nunn & Berlin, Billy Vera, Leslie West & Mountain, The Tubes,Scott Paige's Hang Dynasty, Motley Crue, The Blasters, Gary Hoey, Jeff Scott Soto, Black Flag, Joe Walsh, John Entwhistle, Fear, Peter Tosh, Eric Burdon & The Animals, The Original Coasters, The Psycedelic Furs, The Marshall Tucker Band, Eddie Money, Mitch Ryder and The Detroit Wheels,Bachman Turner Overdrive,Vernon Reid, Craig Chaquico, Ambrosia, Martha Davis & The Motels, Dave Mason, Johnny Winter, Leon Russell,The Little River Band, Paul Cotton, Honk, Creedence Clearwater, Elvin Bishop, Badfinger, Edgar Winter & many more.
Fan Remarks:

"Those guys that were on before us... the GBK... Boy, they are one rockin band!!" --- Bill Champlin - of the Sons Of Champlin.
"I know those guys... they're my friends!" --- Gary Hoey & one of the stars of the Stars Of Guitar show.

"That first band kicked my ass!" --- Vernon Reid of Living Colour & one of the stars of the Stars Of Guitar show, told the audience in reference to the Gunboat Kings during his set on the Coach House stage.

"I saw u play with Eddie Money and you guys were hot! Don't you have any CD's out? If so , how do you buy them? Thanks!" --- Julie Sweany

General Info

Band Members
Nick Calandrino - Vocals/Lead Guitar
Artist Name
Nick Calandrino
Home Page
Active Since
Pop / Rock & Soul / Smooth Jazz

Contact Info

Huntington Beach, CA

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