Gino Meregillano is a Southern California guitarist with over 30 years of experience on guitar, vocals, bass, mandolin and ukulele playing live, touring, song writing, recording, and teaching music lessons. Adept at blues, rock, surf, jazz, country and rockabilly, Gino is available as a substitute or part time guitarist for live performances and studio recording.
With his professional endorsements by Gretsch Guitars , Gino can be found singing and playing Rockabilly music and “Vintage Rock and Roll” with his own three piece band, Gino and the Lone Gunmen. No stranger to the Rockabilly/Psychobilly scene, Gino has performed with many top acts such as the Guana Batz, Hancox, Levi Dexter, Rip Masters, Ray Campi, The Rocketz, Cash In Hand (Johnny Cash tribute) and Jerry Lee Lewis tribute "Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings".
The Lone Gunmen’s first self produced CD (featuring Gino on guitar and lead vocals) was released in early 2010, with a long awaited follow-up titled "Idle Hands" released in 2014 on Heyday Records and a collection of classics called Anthology Vol.3 released in 2015. The Lone Gunmen are also featured on the Bear Family Records Anniversary box set!
*Check out Gino on rockabilly legend Ray Campi's latest release "Still Rippin' It Up"!
Check out Gino in the latest Gretsch Guitars catalog!
Contact Gino for info on lessons, Studio performances or Live Shows.
Photos by Alex Flores , Kristie Meregillano and Harmony Gerber
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