The Gladds are a husband and wife team that have been performers all of their lives. Larry, an Oklahoma native, has been performing since the age of 11. Dondi, born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Tahlequah, Oklahoma has been a performer since the tender age of 8 years old. Both have traveled and performed all over the United States. Seven years ago they met while playing music, got married and have been writing and performing together ever since. Larry and Dondi are both Cherokee Nation tribal members and reside in the little rural community of Woodall, Oklahoma.