Gene Harrison started playing pan at Free French Steel Orchestra in 1976, as a 4 bass player. In 1978, he joined Kalomo Kings, where he remained a member until 1990.
In December 1990, he became a member of Fonclaire Steel Orchestra, as a 6 bass player.
He was elected Vice Captain in 2000 and held the position for 6 years. He was later re-appointed Vice Captain in 2019 and currently holds this position.
He is currently employed in the Horse Racing industry.