Gene Orphanopoulos (Gene O.) is a San Francisco Bay Area native and veteran Indie Singer-Songwriter who's been named a Chart-Topping Artist on the premiere Indie Artist website, ReverbNation, having achieved #1 in the Bay Area and the Top 10 on both their USA and Global Singer-Songwriter Charts. Gene O. has toured and performed in a number of Northern CA Bay Area bands including Tiffany, Addiction and The Make. and now performs live as a Solo Artist.
He's shared the stage with many major label recording artists throughout his career including The Outfield, The Romantics, Quiet Riot, Jesse Colin Young and the Bay Area's own Greg Kihn, Eric Martin, Eddie & The Tide, and as the opening act for Huey Lewis and The News. Gene O. has also had the great pleasure of privately jamming and singing together with Rock Icons Ronnie Montrose, Mark Farner (Grand Funk Railroad), Kip Winger, Michael Anthony (Van Halen) & the legendary Boz Skaggs. (See the Photos & Video section for more)
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Featured are his debut solo album - GENEOLOGY - and newest single CRAZY WORLD
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Co-Produced and Written by Gene O. & Jimmy Goings
Copyright © 2020
1. Keep on Believin’
2. Sweet Infatuation
3. Someday She’ll Know
5. Peace of Mind
6. Heaven Help Us
7. Sleepless Nights
8. Reason To Fly
All Song Written, Performed and Produced by Gene O.
Copyright © 2018
(Additional Co-Songwriters & our Tracks
Cameron Dye (Track 3)
Connie Barreras (Track 8)
Thank you to my fellow co-writers, featured musician friends and all music lovers for your generous support of Indie Artists like myself and the New Music we create. We do it for you! ❤️ 🤙
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Gene O. donates his time and energy for causes that bring positive vibrations and are near and dear to his heart. This includes his volunteer work with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, that grant children with life-threatening illnesses the opportunity to have one of their greatest wishes come true. He's been a Wish Grantor for many years with the San Francisco Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Chapter. https://sf.wish.org/
Gene O. blends the musical genres of Rock, Pop, Acoustic, Latin, Tropical and others to create new tunes with a nod to the 60's, 70's, and 80's Classic Rock sound. Gene O. was greatly influenced by the music of The Beatles, Bad Co., Boston, Bryan Adams, Crosby Stills & Nash, The Doobie Brothers, The Eagles, Earth Wind & Fire, Foreigner, Peter Frampton, Grand Funk Railroad, James Taylor, Journey, Led Zeppelin, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Montrose, Stevie Wonder, Styx, Van Halen, and Queen.