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Steely James

Rank #22 US Saratoga, CA Rock / with Nashville flavors and / interest...

50% of sales go to the charity Oxfam America.

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Sounds Like: Dave Matthews Band, The Jimi Hendrix Experience Official Page, Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Mountain Sprout

Label: Nashroc Records

Bio: On Independence Day in The United States of America, Nashroc Records released what could be the most powerful political album of all time-Free Speech Experiment by Steely James.

This incredible, incendiary and important release by Steely James has made a statement that will reach far beyond the ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Steely James has a show on 08/01/2014 at 08:00 PM @ Tim Finnegan's in Phoenix, AZ http://t.co/TCZiC54WpL #concert


““Steely's song No More War sports a simple concept and lyric, built around a dynamic piece of music. The rhythm section of heavy drums and groovy bass propels this track through a layered arrangement of solid instrumentation with guitars and banjo making “No More War” an engaging listen."”
—  -Heath Andrews, Music Blogger
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  • Fri

    Aug 1

    Phoenix, AZ, US | 8:00pm

    Phoenix, AZ, US
    Fri Aug 01 8:00pm


    Irish Pub acoustic gig playing my songs Tullamore Dew, Back In Dublin, Pint Of Guinness also songs by The Dubliners, Flogging Molly, Irish Rovers, Wolfe Tones, Dropkick Murphys...

  • Sat

    Aug 2

    Phoenix, AZ, US | 8:00pm
    Sat Aug 02 8:00pm


    Steely James and other artists including Hans York, one of my favorite touring songwriters!

  • Fri

    Aug 15

    Galesburg, IL, US | 5:00pm
    Vintages Tasting Room
    Galesburg, IL, US
    Fri Aug 15 5:00pm


    Acoustic music for a wine tasting 5-7pm

  • Sat

    Aug 16

    Rochester, IL, US | 7:00pm
    Walnut Street Winery
    Rochester, IL, US
    Sat Aug 16 7:00pm


    Playing 7 to 11 at this nice winemakers place

  • Sun

    Aug 17

    Egg Harbor, WI, US | 8:00pm

    Egg Harbor, WI, US
    Sun Aug 17 8:00pm


    8pm-12 performing songs from my Free Speech Experiment CD & songs from my upcoming CD -Prisons for the People...also performing songs by Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Neil Young, Bob Marley, Cat Stevens and other great thinkers

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  • The Boulton Brothers Band (Artist) The Boulton Brothers ...
    Hey, Gooooood vibes here!!....................... Please drop by and have a listen to our playlist if you have time ,TBBB
  • Stephanie Lee (Artist) Stephanie Lee
    Love music with a purpose!!! FABULOUS job on these songs.
  • C.Markham (Artist) C.Markham
    " Burning Star" ... Some of the FINEST i have ever heard. Much Respect,C
  • Andrew Austin (Artist) Andrew Austin
    Black Gold ~Great vocals over interesting music ~ Excellent ~ Let's not fill the ocean with oil...;-))
  • SLEEP 13 (Artist) SLEEP 13
    This the only artist I found in my first 2 weeks on Reverb that get it. By the way your drummer is great
  • Delaney Simpson (Artist) Delaney Simpson
    "Burning Star"..fantastic and that's exactly what is here..a burning star of talent that is blinding with talent. Awesome music here!
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Q: Why are you the 1 out of 344 artists I listened to on Reverb that have the balls, the dignity and the intelligence to address the real issues that confront humanity more than any other time in history
A: Hey, there's you, me... also check out David Rovics. He's got a video on You Tube called Song For Bradley Manning. It's great!!! There's a guy in Chicago I played a gig with named Mark Vee. He's got some good stuff too! You Rock!!!-bytheway:-)

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