The G Men consists of four UK musicians each playing in different bands across the South of England, who have been getting together from time to time since 2011 in order to celebrate their love of blues and rock in general, and the songs of the incomparable Rory Gallagher in particular.

Originally a 3-piece outfit, the band took on a new singer/harp/keys player in 2019 (Simon Walters). Sadly, the musical schedules of the band’s rhythm section make it difficult for The G Men to play many live gigs, and the geographical divides between the band members’ homes rule out any chance of a “ rehearsal”. We simply decide on a set list for each gig and we all learn our parts in front of speakers and screens in our bedrooms! This approach has its downside of course in terms of occasional untidiness in our arrangements of Rory’s songs, but we like to think that the upside is worth it; lots of jamming – just like Rory himself would have loved…