Gordon McNeil

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Gordon McNeil (born March 25, 1983 in Glasgow, Scotland) is a musician/producer.


Drumming background[edit]

Gordon is best known as a drummer and has played with various bands. Some include, GUN, The Hussy's, Maeve O'Boyle and GoGoBot (the band he formed in late 2007).

In March 2008, Gordon played drums for Scottish band The Dykeenies at the SXSW festival in Texas. On returning home from this trip, Gordon joined Paolo Nutini at Parklane Studios in Glasgow to play drums during the writing sessions for Paolo's "Sunny Side Up" album. In 2009,Gordon teamed up with Meinl Cymbals and uses their MB20 range of cymbals. During all of 2011, his band GoGoBot released 6 singles from their "See Saw Series". The video for the band's third single "Do You Remember" featured a cameo role for Canadian comedian Stewart Francis in which he plays the role of a chat show host.

Other work in music[edit]

Gordon is also a music producer/mixer and journalist.

In February 2012, Gordon wrote and produced music for comedian Stewart Francis. This will be featured on Stewart's new DVD Outstanding In His Field.

In May 2012, Gordon formed his own record label called "Toy Town Records".

In June 2012, Gordon wrote an article for the Sound On Sound magazine for their "Mix Rescue" feature.