Superstar House DJ Frankie Knuckles posted “It’s a sad day when someone so special passes on. Gary was a friend and a great engineer. On many occasion he made me sound so good. I will always love you, Gary. Thank you for being my friend.”
Hundreds of people have weighed in so far but as the news spreads it will be thousands. Gary was a global presence. The club world, the scene, and the planet have lost a gentleman. I’ll put forth that a client list is worth a thousand words. Here is a list of his clients from the GSA website:
ZOUK Nightclub (Singapore), Ministry of Sound (England), Sound Factory (NYC), Discotheque (NYC), Vinyl (NYC), System (NYC), Fitzcarraldo (Florence, Italy), Love (NYC), Sound Planet (Ukraine), David Morales (NYC), Centro Fly (NYC), Chaos (NYC), Flying Point (South Hampton, NY), Gaiety (NYC), Halcyon (Brooklyn, NY), Hearthrob (NYC), Liquid (Miami Beach, FL), Liquid (West Palm Beach, FL), Lot 61 (NYC), Melting Pot (NYC), Nells (NYC), Ohm (NYC), Palladium/Arena (NY), Paradox (Baltimore, MD), Pearl WP (NYC), Roxy (NYC), Sound Factory (NYC), Space @ FP (South Hampton, NY), Spectrum (Brooklyn, NY), Swamp (East Hampton, NY), Vinyl/Shelter/Body & Soul (NYC), Eric Morillo /Subliminal Records (New Jersey), Bar Room ) Miami Beach, FL), Balthazar (NYC), Candle Bar (NYC), Eagle (NYC), Eugene’s (NYC), Lucky Strike (NYC), Odeon (NYC), Pravda (NYC), The Break (NYC), Splash Bar (NYC), The Swamp (East Hampton, NY), Tiki Room (NYC), Works (NYC), Water Taxi Beach (Long Island City, NY), Danny Tenaglia Loft (Long Island City NY), Velvet Underground (Singapore), Attica (Shanghai), Phuture (Singapore), Minx (Shanghai).