Old Town Songwriters Showcase Every 3rd Thursday at Coal Yard in Helena. Two songwriters will join me 6:30-8:30 to song swap original tunes then the last hour it's YOUR turn to share YOUR original tunes! Sort of an open mic for songwriters! July guest are Toney Russell Gulley & Jimmy D Warren
A Special Christmas Show: A Homecoming Christmas with The Dennis Gulley Group from Nashville . Russell will be hosting and presenting.
Pierce Pettis, internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter returns home to Mentone and Kamama with a special Christmas Concert.
Watters/Felts is gonna bring a Jazzy Christmas to Kamama. 256-634-3001 for reservations.
Local Favorites, Waters/Felts Project will help ring in the holiday season with Jazz classics.
Sounds Like: Tony Joe White, John Prine, JJ Cale, Patterson Hood, Don Nix
Label: Jackson Highway Records, BFP Music
Manager: Toney Gulley
Russell Gulley Bio
With the release of his CD, "Back to the Swamp" in 2004, Muscle Shoals music veteran, Russell Gulley re-vitalized his recording career after over two decades of silence. His last commercial recording had been released in 1980 with the MSS/Capitol recording act,Jackson Highway, ...See Full Bio
“Russell Gulley, using music to impact children Students at Paint Rock Valley High School have had the opportunity to work with seasoned musician Russell Gulley over the past few weeks. Gulley is a part of the Alabama State Council on the Arts’ Collaborating Artist Program (CAP). “In that program artists are placed in schools for two to four weeks,” Gulley said. Gulley,who still performs,was 15 years old when he began playing music. In the 70’s he lived in Muscle Shoals.“My group was called Jackson Highway. We were named after the recording studio there,” he said. “JimmyJohnson and David Hood were our producers, and Jimmy is well known as the first producer for Lynyrd Skynyrd.”His band was signed by Capitol Records and for a time Gulley toured with artists like Ted Nugent,UFO and Triumph. He later returned to his hometown, Fort Payne. Gulley now serves as an artist in residence for the city schools there. Gulley has been trained by the Alabama Institute for Education in”