A Sound Base
Working the Los Angeles clubs scene and honing their sound, the Gussie Miller Band has built their fan base with riveting performances, solid attendance, and stellar guest stars like Jannel Monae causing a stir at Lucky Strike LIVE.
Gussie Miller is a singer-songwriter who lives in Los Angeles.
Gussie's background includes being a child actor and growing up in a musical family.
Taken under the wing early by owners of several major recording studios, Gussie learned the art of production for commercials and TV & Film work.
Gussie toured as a background vocalist with artists like Lavern Baker, Seal and Cher. His work in the studio can be heard with artists such as Gino Vannelli, Cher, Rock & Roll hall of famer Lavern Baker, Jazz legend Marcus Miller, and break out artists Lance Todd, and Jessica Celious. Over his long career Gussie has worked with Smooth Jazz artist Mindi Abair and Grammy winner Paula Cole. Gussie's songs are played around the world in such TV shows as "Doogie Howser M.D.", "Cop Rock", "Family Matters" and "South Of Sunset". Recently Gussie's voice can be heard in such movies as "I Think I Love My Wife" and TV shows like "Everybody Hates Chris". While taking the time off to raise his kids, Gussie had a successful career as a engineer and technician working at the top studios in Los Angeles and NYC, where he worked with some of the biggest names in music and Film. Recently coming back to performing Gussie was featured on NBC's "The Singing Bee" which was the most watched reality game show of 2007. The recipient of numerous articles about his many talents Gussie is ready to break out as an artist and sell his music world wide. Never having had a solo album or CD after being involved in over 30 album and 20 film projects, Gussie embarked on the long journey to complete is opus: "Forever Plan". The CD was finally completed in 2016, recorded by Gussie & legendary Motown engineer Ralph Sutton. The CD was co-produced and mixed by Mike Fennel, the chief engineer at Universal Music Publishing Group. Forever Plan is now available on all online streaming services, and is for sale on iTunes, GooglePlay, eMusic, Amazon Music, and many more worldwide. The CD even earned a spot on the 2016 Grammy ballot, as one of the first "digital only CD's" in The Recording Academy history. Miller is now concentrating on building his audience with live shows, and touring to get ready for his next CD in 2018.
Noriko Olling | Keys & Vocals
Tomoka Namora-Jarvas | Sax & Vocals
Laura Dickinson | Backing Vocals
Jay Gore | Guitar & Attitude