Gabrial McNair

Location Los Angeles
Bio

Musician with Gwen Stefani, Sublime with Rome

Composer Musician Record Producer
Projects
43 Projects

Work History

Owner
Sunship 7 Music
Musician, Sound Designer
Sublime with Rome
Aug 2017 – Present
Long Beach, CA
I play Keyboards and Trombone with Sublime with Rome on the "Sirens" Tour with The Offspring.
Musician, Sound Designer
Dreamcar
Aug 2016 – Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
I play Keyboards and Saxophone in the in the live touring band for Dreamcar on their Debut album tour. I also performed on their debut album. We appeared on The Late Late Show with James Corden.
Musician, Sound Designer, Band Leader
Tegan and Sara
Apr 2016 – Present
Calgary, Canada Area
I am the band leader, Keyboardist and Backing Vocalist for indie pop artists Tegan and Sara on their “Love you to Death” and “The Con X” Tours. We appeared on The Tonight Show, Late Show with Steve Colbert, James Corden, Good Morning America, and various other International TV shows.
Music Department
Dojo Productions Inc
Jul 2008 – Present
Los Angeles, California
I compose and mix music for TV animation shows, as well as Short and Feature Films. Clients include Cartoon Network Asia, ABC Family, TBS, and Canal+. Currently we are working on a serial Project for Cartoon Network Asia, as well as the animated feature film "Willy Nilly"
Multi-Instrumentalist, Music Director
No Doubt
Jan 1993 – Present
I have done everything music related from string & horn arranging to audio programming for the last 23 years with this group.
Musician, Sound Designer, Music Director
Gwen Stefani
Sep 2005 – Apr 2016
Greater Los Angeles Area
I recorded in the studio, and was a touring Multi-Instrumentalist and backing vocalist for Gwen Stefani. As Music Director, I also arranged and programmed backing tracks, rehearsed the band, and worked on the live show with the artist. We have performed on many Late Night TV shows.
Instructor Music Technology
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Oct 2013 – Feb 2014
Tromso Area, Norway
As an instructor in the music technology department, my job here was to teach students about music production and how to use music recording software in the classroom and in one on one lessons.
Trombone, Percussion
Lenny Kravitz
Aug 2011 – Apr 2012
I played Trombone and Percussion in the touring band for Lenny Kravitz on the "Black and White America" Tour. We Appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, NAACP Awards, and many others in Europe.
Musician, Sound Designer
Glee Live!
Apr 2011 – Jul 2011
Greater Los Angeles Area
I was a Keyboardist, Guitarist, and Trombonist in the touring band for the live production of the Fox TV show Glee. I also appeared in the 3D movie as well.
Trombone, Backing Vocals, Percussion
Smashing Pumpkins
Oct 2008 – Jan 2009
Trombone, Saxophone
Green Day
May 1998 – May 2004

Education

California Institute of the Arts
1993 – 1995
Citrus College
1990 – 1993

Skills