• '70 Fender Precision Bass
• G&L ASAT Classic
• Don Grosh Strat
• 50's Rickenbacker Lap Steel

• Too many to mention!

• Jim Kelley 30/60
• Matchless Lightening
• Emery Superbaby
• Trace Elliot Velocette

bass, electric guitar, slide, lap pedal, mandolin, vocals

Steve is a guitarist and bassist who has been working in the Bay Area since moving to Berkeley in 1984. Steve has performed at many clubs and festivals throughout northern California, including the High Sierra Music Festival, the San Jose Jazz Festival, and the Sonoma Salute to the Arts. In 1993 he co-founded Bandworks, a "school of rock" for kids and adults, with classes throughout the Bay Area.

In addition to playing with Kevin Beadles, Steve co-leads his New Orleans funk 'n blues band The Jolly Gibsons and has performed and recorded with Mark Karan (Rat Dog, The Other Ones), John Molo (John Fogerty, Phil Lesh and Friends), and Adam Levy (Tracy Chapman, Norah Jones), among many others. He has also contributed to Guitar Player magazine.