North Florida’s own, Heather Gillis, is the complete package as a guitarist, lap steel player, songwriter, singer and arranger. She and her band have the stage presence and confidence to appeal to a variety of musical tastes be it rock, soul, jazz, roots or gospel.
At 22 years old, Heather has not only formed a following at a local level, but has played alongside and befriended members of the Allman Brothers, Col Bruce Hampton, Matt Schofield, North Mississippi All-Stars, Aquarium Rescue Unit, The Lee Boys and many more. In addition to the performances with her band, Heather is a full time member of (Allman Brothers drummer) Butch Trucks’ current band “Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band”. Heather’s live shows are energetic and consist of her original music as well as unique covers of rock, soul, and roots music.