Gary Barker

In addition to singing lead, backup vocals and playing guitar, Gary is the band leader and takes care of the business of bookings. Gary celebrates his 50th year in the Catalinas in 2015 and is a member of the NC Music Hall of Fame and the Beach Music Hall of Fame.

In addition to singing lead, backup vocals and playing guitar, Gary is the band leader and takes care of the business of bookings. Gary celebrates his 50th year in the Catalinas in 2015 and is a member of the NC Music Hall of Fame and the Beach Music Hall of Fame.

Barry Duke

Barry is an R & B Vocalist and saxaphonist from Raleigh, NC. He enjoys songwriting, recording and producing music. Best known for his soulful voice and energy on stage, he is very adept on his tenor sax whether soloing or playing with the horn section.

Barry is an R & B Vocalist and saxaphonist from Raleigh, NC. He enjoys songwriting, recording and producing music. Best known for his soulful voice and energy on stage, he is very adept on his tenor sax whether soloing or playing with the horn section.

Dwight Nichols

Dwight Nichols, lead vocalist,  has been performing with groups in the southeast for the past 30 years. Dwight also has a background in musical theater. He is also an accomplished songwriter and guitarist and penned 2 songs on the latest Catalinas CD.

Dwight Nichols, lead vocalist, has been performing with groups in the southeast for the past 30 years. Dwight also has a background in musical theater. He is also an accomplished songwriter and guitarist and penned 2 songs on the latest Catalinas CD.

Jody Rumple

Jody is from Statesville, NC and has over 25 years of experience playing drums with various bands with styles including rock, metal, ensemble and beach music. Jody started with The Catalinas in 2005 and is a rock solid drummer who knows where to put the groove.

Jody is from Statesville, NC and has over 25 years of experience playing drums with various bands with styles including rock, metal, ensemble and beach music. Jody started with The Catalinas in 2005 and is a rock solid drummer who knows where to put the groove.

Lynn Barker

Lynn Barker, who wrote The Catalinas hit  song that is the title of the band's new CD, is the youngest of the 3 Barker brothers. He started with The Catalinas in 1980. Lynn has a Bachelor of Music degree from UNCG which greatly facilitates the musical arrangements with the band. He and brother Johnny share keyboard, bass and vocal responsibilities in the band.

Lynn Barker, who wrote The Catalinas hit song that is the title of the band's new CD, is the youngest of the 3 Barker brothers. He started with The Catalinas in 1980. Lynn has a Bachelor of Music degree from UNCG which greatly facilitates the musical arrangements with the band. He and brother Johnny share keyboard, bass and vocal responsibilities in the band.

Johnny Barker

Johnny originally started with The Catalinas in 1964 and was with the band for 16 years. He wrote "Summertime's Callin' Me" in 1975. Known for numerous production credits with different artists thru the decades, he is now back where he started and working hard producing The Catalinas. You'll hear his work on the band's latest CD with much more to come. Keys and vocals...Member of NC Music Hall of Fame (inducted twice) and a member of the Beach Music Hall of Fame. His motto? "The best is yet to come". His site is johnbarker.org.

Johnny originally started with The Catalinas in 1964 and was with the band for 16 years. He wrote "Summertime's Callin' Me" in 1975. Known for numerous production credits with different artists thru the decades, he is now back where he started and working hard producing The Catalinas. You'll hear his work on the band's latest CD with much more to come. Keys and vocals...Member of NC Music Hall of Fame (inducted twice) and a member of the Beach Music Hall of Fame. His motto? "The best is yet to come". His site is johnbarker.org.