Barry G. Player
Hailing from Winnipeg Manitoba Canada, BGP play music that marries old school musicianship with a modern edge.
Barry G. Player provides dazzling guitar, Eric Gudmandson supplies powerful and truly dynamic drumming, Roger Colpitts holds down a rock solid bottom on bass, while all three bring lead and harmony vocals to the stage.
A vast array of cover tunes which encompass an incredible variety of styles are included in their repertoire. They have also responded to numerous requests by fans for original music. Their own songs feature greatly developed composition along with an impressive display of technical skills.
BGP has opened for Nazareth, Molly Hatchet, Joan Jett, Blood Sweat & Tears, Doctor Hook, King's X and Pat Travers. Add to that, Kenny Shields and Streetheart, Trooper, Harlequin, Jack Semple, Marcey Playground and Orphan/The Pumps.
BGP have released a 3 song EP, "...Just a Taste". Each song has received airplay on American and Canadian stations.
Easy Way Out
Don't Trust the Jury
Life at Stake
Right or Wrong
I'm Going Home
We Can Make It
Average White Band
Grand Funk Railroad
Rage Against the Machine
Mack Rice/Wilson Picket
Joe Walsh/ James Gang
**Please note this is only a partial listing. Also available is their “Casino” listing which is softer rock as well as some Jazz standards.