Gus Black

Real Name:
Anthony Penaloza
Profile:
Anthony Penaloza, better known by his stage name Gus Black, (formerly known as Gus) is an American singer-songwriter and producer from Los Angeles.

He signed to Almo Sounds, a subsidiary of A&M Records, and released two albums on the label, 1996's Gus and 1999's Word of Mouth Parade. The label disbanded in 2000. Since then, Black has released 3 albums, all of which were released internationally before seeing domestic distribution. His album "Autumn Days" was selected by iTunes as Top 10 "Best Indie Singer/Songwriter" releases of 2006. The 2008 release "Today Is Not The Day..." was critically acclaimed in Europe.

He produced a hit cover of the popular Blue Öyster Cult song "Don't Fear the Reaper" for the Scream soundtrack. The same cover was also featured at the end of the 19th episode of season 2 of Smallville, and in the horror film The Howling: Reborn. His cover of "Paranoid" appeared on the Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder episode of the TV show Californication. His work has been featured in several other TV shows as well, including: Alias, Brothers and Sisters, One Tree Hill, and Grey's Anatomy.
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Gus Black Discography Tracks

Albums

Gus Black - Gus album art Gus* Gus (Album) Almo Sounds Canada 1996 Sell This Version
Gus Black - Word Of Mouth Parade album art Gus* Word Of Mouth Parade (Album) Almo Sounds US 1998 Sell This Version
Gus Black - Uncivilized Love album art Gus Black Uncivilized Love (Album) India Records UK 2002 Sell This Version
Gus Black - Autumn Days album art Gus Black Autumn Days (Album) India Records US 2005 Sell This Version
Gus Black - Autumn Days - The Official Bootleg album art Gus Black Autumn Days - The Official Bootleg India Records US 2006 Sell This Version
471051-2 Gus Black - Today Is Not The Day To Fuck With album art Gus Black Today Is Not The Day To Fuck With(CD, Album, Dig) India Records 471051-2 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
Gus Black - The Day I Realized album art Gus Black The Day I Realized India Records Europe 2011 Sell This Version
471117-2 Gus Black - Split The Moon album art Gus Black Split The Moon(CD, Album, Dig) India Records 471117-2 UK 2012 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Gus Black - Tomorrow Man album art Gus* Tomorrow Man (Single) Almost Records UK 1996 Sell This Version
PRO-CD-8001 Gus Black - Out Of Tune album art Gus* Out Of Tune(CD, Single, Promo) Almo Sounds PRO-CD-8001 US 1996 Sell This Version
AMS5P-8068 Gus Black - Laugh I Could Learn To Love album art Gus* Laugh I Could Learn To Love(CD, Single, Promo) Almo Sounds AMS5P-8068 US 1998 Sell This Version
AMS5P-8079 Gus Black - Via Satellite album art Gus* Via Satellite(CD, EP) Almo Sounds AMS5P-8079 US 1999 Sell This Version
AMS5P-8084 Gus Black - Laugh I Could Learn To Love album art Gus* Laugh I Could Learn To Love(CD, Single, Promo) Almo Sounds AMS5P-8084 US 1999 Sell This Version
Gus Black - Dry Kisses album art Gus Black Dry Kisses (Single) Immergent Records US 2003 Sell This Version
471024-2 Gus Black - Trillion Things album art Gus Black Trillion Things(CD, Maxi) India Records 471024-2 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
471029-2 Gus Black - Weekend Soldier album art Gus Black Weekend Soldier(CD, Maxi) India Records 471029-2 Netherlands 2005 Sell This Version
471010-2 Gus Black - Long Beach (It's A Miracle) album art Gus Black Long Beach (It's A Miracle)(CD, Single) India Records 471010-2 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
471030-2 Gus Black - Certain Kind Of Light album art Gus Black Certain Kind Of Light(CD, Single) India Records 471030-2 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
471007-2 Gus Black - City Life album art Gus Black City Life(CD, Single) India Records 471007-2 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
471086-2 Gus Black - Waiting In The Cold album art Gus Black Waiting In The Cold(CDr, Single, Promo) India Records 471086-2 Europe 2011 Sell This Version

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