Gary Louris performs in The Current studios

Singer/Songwriter Gary Louris
Singer/Songwriter Gary Louris (Photo by Darren Ankenman)

Gary Louris is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter of alternative country and pop music. He's a founding member of the Minneapolis-based band The Jayhawks and a member of the Midwest musical collective/side-project Golden Smog.

Gary Louris' latest solo project is entitled
"Vagabonds," with a scheduled release date of February 19, 2008.

He kicks off a promotional tour on March 16, 2008 at The Showbox in Seattle, Washington.

Songs performed: "True Blue," "D.C Blues," and "We'll Get By,"

Related Stories

  • Golden Smog - in studio What started out as a not-so-serious diversion involving members some of the Midwest's most popular bands has transmogrified into on of the Midwest's most popular bands.
  • Gary Louris and "Wordplay" Gary Louris of The Jayhawks and Golden Smog loves a crossword puzzle, so it is perfect that he wrote music for the new documentary "Wordplay" about the people who make crossword puzzles and the folks obsessed with solving them.