Eric Gales was born October 29, 1974 in Memphis, Tennessee (USA), he started playing at 'age of four years, inspired by Hendrix, B.B. King and other great blues and beyond. His career began in 1990, when with bassist and drummer brother Eugene Hubert Crawfor, signed a contract with Elektra Records. In 1991 he began to talk about him, but probably all had in mind Steve Ray Vaughan who had disappeared the previous year '. Gales has played with Santana in 1994, he took part in the tribute to Hendrix in 2008 with internationally renowned artists such as Billy Cox, Eric Johnson and others.