About The Shades of Gray

Music That will Stir Your soul

Larry O

Moe

Shades of Gray


Tommy 

Tony 

The Shades of Gray Band is a variety band in Houston, Texas, consisting of four professional musicians that play Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboards and Drums. The band plays a variety of Blues, Classic Rock, Country, and Original music. The guys can  reach back decades, from the 50's to the present day, and play music that will stir your soul. Larry O plays Electric Guitar, his style and approach bring sizzling solos, and when necessary, melodic passages to compliment the music. Tony Porcarello plays Bass Guitar and provides the solid foundation to the music. Moe Mata plays Keyboards that add a unique and versatile sound to the music. Tommy Hager plays drums, sets the groove, and maintains a steady pulse. All of the members sing. Whether playing a smooth country ballad or a driving classic rock favorite, the band wants the audience to enjoy the show and have fun. Interacting with the audience, with colorful banter and old jokes keeps the atmosphere light and entertaining. Request from the audience are encouraged.