About Gil Machin
A contemporary guitarist and song stylist from the Tampa Bay area. Gil Machin’s unique performance style reflects Tropical and South American influences in all his music that ranges from Jazz and Latin to “Crossover Pop.” The heartfelt sound of his nylon string guitar, blended with the sound of his captivating voice, creates a unique entertainment experience for music enthusiasts. Gil began his musical career in the Latin Quarter of Tampa, FL known as “Ybor City” where he was first introduced to Spanish guitar playing styles by the locals. He transformed this playing style to contemporary music and has traveled throughout the United States performing and entertaining audiences with a primary presence in Central and South Florida. His passion for the guitar and his song stylings compliment his repertoire defined as contemporary smooth jazz with an upbeat feeling and Latin influences.