GNAPOSS

GNAPOSS

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If you depart from James Brown, make a right to Miles Davis, go straight ahead to Led Zeppelin and turn to the left to Stevie Ray Vaughan, you’ll have made it to Gnaposs, a unique and brilliant fusion of funk, rock, blues and a litt le bit of jazz.

Biography

“Want to be myself
Being me and not trying to be somebody else
Heaven could be Hell
Playing by the rules that others put on me”
Words from the song Be Myself, included in the album “Outsider” (2008).
If you depart from James Brown, make a right to Miles Davis, go straight ahead to Led
Zeppelin and turn to the left to Stevie Ray Vaughan, you’ll have made it to Gnaposs, a
unique and brilliant fusion of funk, rock, blues and a litt le bit of jazz.
Guitar god Scott Henderson said about Gnaposs “…I really like it! Cool tunes and his
guitar playing sounds great - nice tone too…” Aft er that, he featured with two guitar solos
in the fi rst Gnaposs album, “Party With Yourself” (2002).
Engineer TJ Helmerich (Dweezil Zappa, Stanley Clarke, Ron Wood, Scott Henderson, The
Neville Bros, Jeff Beck, etc.) co-produced and engineered two Gnaposs albums, “Party
With Yourself” (2002) and “Outsider” (2008). He also featured on guitar and vocals in both
albums.
David Muñoz Gnaposs graduated with honors in guitar at Musicians Insti tute (Hollywood,
California) in September 2000, getti ng the Best Stylist Award. He writes words and music
(including horn and string arrangements), plays guitar and sings lead and backing vocals.
Gnaposs has been playing since 2003 in various Spanish venues and Festi vals (such as
Festi val de Guitarra de Barcelona or Black Music Festi val), sharing stage with people like:
Tower Of Power, Maceo Parker, Scott Henderson, Allan Holdsworth and Larry
Carlton.
The band is composed by four Spanish top session players that have in their resermates big
Spanish names as: David Bisbal, Ana Torroja (Mecano) and Orozco. They are David
Muñoz Gnaposs, Joan-Pau Chaves, Jordi Franco Franky and Toni Mateos. Depending on the
occasion they add a three piece horn secti on and two backing vocalists.

Discography

CD: Party With Yourself
Label: SMRS Records - USA
Year: 2002
CD: Locuras
Label: Ediciones PAE - Barcelona (Spain)
Year: 2005
CD: Outsider
Label: RGB Suports - Girona (Spain)
Year: 2008

Set List

1.- One Reality
2.- Funky Overture in C minor
3.- You
4.- Wake up
5.- Hierba azul
6.- Intro this music
7.- This music
8.- Outsider
9.- Be myself
10.- Hard-core shuffle
11.- Everything you've got
12.- Crucified
13.- Smoke on the water