Tim McGowan's Biography - Kevin Schertell's Biography
Tim McGowan's Biography
Tim continued the family tradition (his Grandmother a concert pianist, his Father a professional Jazz musician,
his 3 older brothers also musicians) with a musical journey in the early 80`s when he enrolled in a music
course and studied the Rudiments & Theory of music for 2 years.
During this time he co-formed a seven piece rock band
The next six years he toured Europe with his band & went into the studio to record their original brand of melodic
rock. Their first two songs simultaneously entered the U.K demo charts at #'s 10 and 6, which at the time had
never been done before by an unsigned band.They also won the Marble Arch Trophy for Scotland
in a nationwide contest held in Britain.He has played live all over Europe and worked in the
studio for various professional bands as a member, vocalist, session keyboardist & arranger for over 20 years.
Tim had composed and produced music scores and acted as Musical Director for professional theatre
and film productions in Scotland, where he is originally from, for over 5 years before moving to the US.
Tim currently writes and produces his own brand of instrumental music and has released 9 Instrumental CDs
He is a featured artist on Garageband Records website www.garageband.com/artist/tim_mcgowan & his music is
getting round the clock airplay on radio stations across the U.S.,Canada, Japan and Brazil. His latest CD "Kingdom"
is available now!
His Released Solo Instrumental Albums:
"Fairytale" - Released in Europe
"Private Places" - Released in Europe
"City Of Dreams" - Released in Europe
"Millennium" - Released in Europe - U.S.A.
"For Heaven's Sake" - Released in Europe
"Hopes & Dreams" - Released in U.S.A.
"Lady of the Lake" - Released in U.S.A.
"The Collection" - Released in U.S.A.
"Kingdom" - Released in U.S.A.
"Phenomena - Legends & Myths" - Released in U.S.A
"Terra Nostra (My World)" - Released U.S.A.
He is currently working on a new solo instrumental CD
Due for release on January 1st, 2012
Dream Theater, Marillion, Queen, Queensryche,
Ozzy, Arkenstone, Jean Michel Jarre, The Beatles
Roland keyboards and equipment exclusively
with the D, JV, XP and Fantom 61 & 88 series synths/samplers/workstations
Roland KC550 amplification.
Ultimate Keyboard Stands
EV 757B microphones for studio and live performance.
Shure In-ear wireless monitor.
T.C Helicon, Zoom, Alesis, Behringer, Vamp2
AKG wireless UHF Guitar Bug System
AKG wireless UHF microphone plug-in system
62 Gibson SG Guitar
Behringer Mixing Console
Fostex Digital Multi-track Recording System
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