About Us

With over 40 years of experience in booking national and local talent, we understand you want reliable and quality live music, with every aspect of your event taken into consideration. We give the greatest attention to detail in finding the perfect music for your wedding, gala, or special private event. GCE not only provides information quickly, but we also coordinate the technical and contractual aspects for a successful and seamless event. When you engage Gulf Coast Entertainment to represent your interest in hiring live music or entertainment, you can be assured that you have received the most reliable and professional service, and the deepest level of experience in the industry. We coordinate all the related travel, production, and accommodations for touring artists so you don’t have to endure the terror of on-the-job training in musical production. Personal supervision and follow up is our hallmark, and the reason that over 90% of our business is from repeat or referral customers. If your event calls for the best in entertainment, call Gulf Coast and enjoy the best in customer satisfaction as well. Call us at 713-523-7004 for any questions or for help in booking your upcoming event!

Susan Criner

Founding Owner


Annie Eifler



Sam Austin

Director & Principal


Sara Matthews

Senior Account Executive


Professional Associations

National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Texas Society of Entertainment Professionals National Association of Music Merchants International Entertainment Buyers Association Association of Wedding Planners