Vocalist, Bassist, and Recording Artist Gwenyth Hayes has had a diverse musical career performing multiple roles in a variety of genres as both front-woman to her own band, and as a bassist/background singer for a numerous artists and ensembles.
As a vocalist and recording artist, Gwenyth specializes in sultry jazzy soul renditions of timeless songs from a variety of genres and eras.
As a bassist, Gwenyth has played all over the United States and Canada in various different ensembles. The majority of her career as a bassist has been centered in the Detroit, Chicago, and Ann Arbor areas. She is now is establishing herself in her new home of Honolulu, Hawai'i.
Gwenyth grew up in a household of professional musicians with a composer and jazz bassist father, a pianist/organist mother and grandmother, and brother who is a percussionist.
Throughout her career Gwenyth Hayes has played with:
Alligator and Delmark recording artists Toronzo Cannon, Maurice John Vaughn, Quintus McCormick, & Byther Smith. Detroit's Thornetta Davis, Gabe Gonzalez, Paul Carey. Toured with Murali Coryell and Laura Rain. She has also had occassion to share the stage with Buddy Guy and Larry Coryell and open for BB King in New York. She has performed at numberous festivals thoughout the US and Canada including Chicago Blues Festivals.