The Sound
If you like rock, soul, blues and roots music, this energetic jam band will blow you away. Heather’s aggressive, stinging guitar style is coming out of the Allman Brothers Band while her passionate, heartfelt vocals seem steeped in Janis Joplin and Susan Tedeschi. Be sure to catch her smoldering version of “Ain’t No Sunshine.”

Heather Gillis is the complete package as a guitar player, lap steel player, songwriter, singer and arranger. She and her band have the stage presence and confidence to appeal to a variety of musical tastes be it rock, soul, jazz, roots or gospel. At 23 years old, Heather has not only formed a following at a local level, but has played alongside and befriended members of the The Allman Brothers Band, Col Bruce Hampton, The Lee Boys, North Mississippi All-Stars, Matt Schofield, and many more. In 2015 Heather was drafted by (legendary Allman Brothers drummer) Butch Trucks to be a member of his touring band, Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band (2015-2017) Heather’s live shows are energetic and consist of her original music as well as rock, soul, and roots music Heather Gillis- Guitar/ Vocals Evan Sarver- Bass Dallas Dawson- Drums Spencer Pope- Organ

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