Gaz Ellis

Gaz Ellis

 New York City, New York, USA

Minimalist English Folk...


Gaz Ellis is a 20 something English gentleman, singer and songwriter from Reading, England. He is now based permanently in New York. Gaz Ellis has been in bands over the past 7 years, primarily as a guitarist. He has had some success in his last band in England. With experience of the UK festival circuit, futures in the NME, Indie and self released material.

He moved to New York in May 2008 where he started his solo art and is progressing everyday. His music is primarily acoustic based with a view of doing something different on each track he writes. With themes sitting somewhere between reality and rapid eye movement. He describes his music as Minimalist English Folk.

With a steady flow of gigs (Arlene’s Grocery & The Delancey Lounge to name a few), an ability to make new friends everywhere he goes and interesting style of songwriting.

2011 saw him film his first music video for his song "English Gentleman" it can be viewed here

Set List

A Beginning
Friends of Oak Grove
First Snow
Trial of Robert
Oh! Jenifer
Dirty Old Town
English Gentlemen
Be Merciful To Me