Founded The Whisky Priests (1985-2002) with his twin brother Glenn. Temporarliy retired from performing/recording in 2004 due to illness. Relaunched as a solo artist in 2010.
"As a song poet there are few in the world today to match him" (Green Man Review USA)...
Internationally acclaimed songwriter, performer and recording artist Gary Miller was born in Durham in the North East of England and raised in Sherburn Village, a small ex-mining community 3 miles east of Durham City.
He founded British folk-rock cult-legends The Whisky Priests (1985-2002) at the age of 19 with his accordionist twin brother Glenn - they were once described by a UK journalist as “the Joe Strummer & Mick Jones of Folk Music” - rising to international prominence during the mid eighties and throughout the nineties as principal songwriter, lead singer, guitarist & mandolin player with The Whisky Priests.
He simultaneously and successfully co-managed the band’s entire business affairs with his twin broth