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Portrait of The Color Gray
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meaty alt-rock songs—a mix of Soundgarden and STP for the modern man
Hometown Austin, TX
Genres Rock, Alt. Rock
Band Members Chris Hawkes
Achievements Best-of-20 Best-of-20 Best-of-20 Best-of-20 Best-of-100 Top-10 Top-10 » more
Upcoming Shows None
Contact Information:
Artist / Band Member
Chris Hawkes 940-206-0696
# Years Experience Performing Live: 8
# Live Perfomances Past Six-months: 70
Market Draw: Austin: 51-75
Venue History: Stubbs - Austin, TX
The Parish - Austin, TX
Momo's Club - Austin, TX
Hailey's - Denton, TX
Curtain Club - Dallas, TX
Opener Experience: Edgewater; Toadies
Similar Artists: Toadies; Foo Fighters
Performing Rights Society: BMI
Discography: Control LP—2006


The Color Gray is a trio based band around riff-rock songs written by solo artist and producer Chris Hawkes.








Reached 5th in Best of Rock chart in 2015. In the top 20 for 13 weeks.
Reached 10th in Best of Rock chart in 2014. In the top 20 for 7 weeks.
Reached 5th in Best of Rock chart in 2013. In the top 20 for 22 weeks.

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The Color Gray is a blend of edgy, straightforward rock and positive energy. The power trio conveys clear messages with a powerful sound created by driving guitars, melodic vocals and tight...

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Technical Requirements

1 kick

2 snare

3 tom1

4 tom2

5 oh

6 bass

7 electric guitar

8 vocals

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