GS3 (Garrett Sayers Trio) is an instrumental trio that blends Hip Hop, R&B, Funk and Indie genre’s through original and cover compositions with an improvisational approach. Lead by bass extraordinaire Garrett Sayers, who already has an impressive professional career in recording, performing and touring with artists such as The Motet, Dwele, Kyle Hollingsworth Band and many others. Garrett received a feature article in Bass player magazine in 2006.
The trio originated in the fall of 2011 in Denver, CO with a weekly residency. Armed with the brilliance of keyboardist / composer, Patrick Lee, the incredible global feel of drummer, Jonny “Jyemo” George and of course bass master, Garrett Sayers, this is a powerhouse trio to be reckoned with. Throughout the residency in Denver, word spread fast and instantly saw a buzz creating a growing fan base from these live shows and an onslaught of live recordings. Calls started coming in for music festivals and live appearances – thus the trio was ignited. Currently in the studio, GS3 is looking forward to their debut release and aims to hit 2013 with full momentum.
- In 2002, Garrett Sayers joined the Boulder / Denver based national touring band, The Motet and currently remains to be part of the powerhouse rhythm section with Dave Watts.
- Bass Player magazine wrote a feature profile article on Garrett in October 2006.
- Garrett has performed around the world with the following artists / bands (to name a few): Christian McBride, Dwele, String Cheese Incident, The Motet, Garaj Mahal, Soleside featuring Speech (Arrested Developement), DJ Logic, and Chief Excel (Blackalicious), Henry Butler, Russel Batiste (The Funky Meters), Steve Perkins (Jane’s Addiction), Robert Walter, and Papa Mali.