Wecome, ya’ll!

We are so glad you stopped by! We appreciate your interest in the music of Wayne Gathright! Here’s some more info about Wayne and his musical journey Wayne is a talented musician and songwriter from Austin Texas. He is the winner of the Austin Songwriter’s Competition and 2019 Songwriter of the Year. Showing a wide variety of stylistic inspirations, 13 different songs written by Wayne have won first place in the Pop, Rock, General, Blues, Jazz, Novelty and Lyrics Categories. Recently, he was also one of only two songwriters from Texas to place in the Singer/Songwriter category in the 2023 Dallas Songwriters Competition, won 2nd place in the Country Category in the Austin Songwriting Competition, 3rd place in the Love Songs Category in the Dallas Songwriting Competition, and 3 ‘Publisher Picks’ at the Texas Music Symposiums. Wayne started playing guitar with one month of guitar lessons at Lou Parsley’s Music Store in Victoria Texas. He didn’t like the lessons but self taught himself by listening to records at slow speed then transposing to the right key. A few years later, he went back to Lou Parsley as a guitar instructor and became a close friend of Lou. Also a closeContinue readingWecome, ya’ll!