Gary Thomas

Gary Thomas (July 9, 2013)

With great sadness. Gary’s mother Saundra Knowles Kinnaird, sister London Wilde of Wildestarr and other family members mark the Anniversary of his passing in North Hollywood, CA.

Gary was known in So. California as a very gifted musician. He was a former roommate of Paul Gilbert (Mr. BIG) and founded custom-shop HOLLYWOOD GUITAR.

A scholarship student at MUSICIANS INSTITUTE College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, CA. He graduated from MIT’s Guitar Performance Program in 2006, and in 2006-2007 pursed a minor in Voice. In 2010 he pursued an AA in Drum Performance at MIT. His final scholarship in 2011-2012 was to LAMA, Los Angeles Music Academy, in Pasadena, CA as a bassist.

An Auto accident in October of 2009 left him with a concussion and enduring health problems. Photos and Remembrances at the Gary Thomas Tribute Page: https://www.facebook.com/gary.thomastribute