Grady is a songwriter, guitarist, singer and producer. His music with rock band, Shady Cats, can be found on iTunes and all major digital outlets. He produces music for other artists in his Happy Dungeon studio. While still a teenager, he began performing in Triangle area clubs and fraternity parties with various cover bands. He can still be seen on occasion performing with Grady Crumpler & Last Call, Explosionville, and RightSize.