Michael A Gonzales

The Kill Tony Band, The Peterson Brothers, Gina Chavez

Dummer/Percussionist Michael A Gonzales began playing drums at the late age of 18 years old. His love for music began long before as a child listening to his father's vinyl record collections and developed an interest in rhythm.

Michael attended the University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated from the Butler School of Music with a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance with an emphasis in Jazz.

After graduating, began playing around Austin w/ artists such as Gina Chavez, The Peterson Brothers, Emily Wolfe, Gary Clark Jr. Charley Crockett, and most recently became the house drummer for the #1 Live Podcast in the World, Kill Tony featuring Tony Hinchcliffe and Brian Redban.

Michael resides in Austin, Texas where you can find him playing gigs all around town, doing recording sessions, and teaching privately in his east Austin studio.