Jim Gambino

Jim has been playing piano/organ since the age of 11. He co-founded the steaks in 1989 with Tim, Jamie and Paul. His influences include Paul Westerberg, Wilco, Hank Williams, Steve Earle, Todd Snider, Ryan Adams, Neil Young, Rolling Stones, The Who, The Beatles, and Bob Dylan. His keyboard influences include Chuck Leavell, Ian MacLagan, Greg Allman, Garth Hudson, and Ian Stewart.

Jim has a fondness for Electro-mechanical keyboards such as the Hammond B-3 , The Wurlitzer 200-a, The Hohner clavinet, the Fender rhodes, and maybe a mini moog if used correctly.

Jim has apppeared on c.d.'s by , Jon Nolan, John Cate ,Laurie Geltman, Rick Barton, and Everybody Out.

When not performing with the Steaks Jim can be seen with Jon Nolan and Hokum, Everybody Out, Mark McKay and Amphibian.

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