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Gary Lee Tolley & Friends

Gary Lee Tolley

Gary Lee has played some Great Shows! The Palace Station Casino in Las Vegas, Wheeling Island Casino, The Mardi Gras Casino in Charleston Wv, The Nashville Nightlife Theater in Nashville Tn. as well as County Fairs, Theaters, State Parks and Restaurants.

Gary is also the winner of a GrIndie, (Grammy for Independent Artists), for his Tybee Tyme CD. A Spokesperson for the Come Home to West Virginia Campaign, and the writer of the song, “Hills of West Virginia” which was used by the state for that campaign. His song Storm Coming Over The Mountain has been played on Sirius Radio, on the Patriot Channel.

Record Producer, singer, writer, and artist he has done it all.

Gary’s voice has been compared to Elvis Presley, Kenney Chesney and Roy Orbison for its clarity and style. As a songwriter he has had hits from Bluegrass to Beach Country. Some of his hits have been:

Flirtin With The Devil
Drift (Where The Currents take Me)
Pick It Up Today
Life Travels On A One Way Street
Storm Coming Over The Mountain
Mind Your Own Business
San Pedro Bay
Tybee Tyme
And the Humorous
She’s Gone

Six of Gary's songs have been Choreographed and become quite popular in The Netherlands, Scotland, Ireland, England and France!

Gary’s music is a mix of Country, Bluegrass and Beach with a Little Boogie Woogie Thrown in for fun! Gary likes his songs to tell stories and pull at your funny bone and your heart. In an article in West Virginia Living Magazine in 2012, Gary is quoted, “Gary says. “I look up to Hank (Williams) so I try to do what he did—make unforgettable songs that tell a story people can relate to.”

Garys latest release "NightLife" took him to Nashville where he recorded with some of the Best Musicians in that town of Great Musicians. He Co- Produced NightLife and Thanks A Lot, with Nashville producer, and fellow West Virginian and Musician Mr. Dick McVey.

Gary’s Musical Journey has been a long one, and Gary has “Paid His Dues” along the way. Watching Gary on stage you know he feels at home and enjoys the show as much as you will. Now its time to be part of that Musical Journey with Gary and his Music!

13 May 2014
Flirtin With The Devil Reaches #1 On the Independent Music Networks Top 30 Country Songs.
9 April 2013
San Pedro Bay Hit the # 5 Spot on the Independent Music Networks Top 30 Country Countdown!!
2 Jan 2013,
Life Travels On A One Way Street Hits #12 on the Independent Music Networks Top 30 Country Countdown!
1 Dec 2012
Gary releases his Christmas Album, a compilation of his favorite Christmas songs, recorded at his studio in West Virginia.

27 Sep 2012,
Mind Your Own Business, is #6 on the Independent Country Music Top 30 Country Countdown, and # 16 on The ICOMA County Charts!
Release, "Storm Coming Over The Mountain" hit the Indie Charts at Number 11 on its First Week on the chart! In its 4th week it has climbed to # 7.
"She's Gone" hits
Independent Music Network Top 30 Country Countdown Charts for 6 Months! It Got as high as #5!!
In 2012 She's Gone received over 100,000 votes in a radio station contest and Gary was selected to go to Las Vegas to perform She's Gone on Fox 5 TV and appear at the Palace Station Casino in Las Vegas.