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Steve Key 2016Steve Key is an award-winning songwriter, performer and recording artist, best known as the writer of "33, 45, 78 (Record Time)" recorded by country music star Kathy Mattea. He hosts Songwriters At Play showcases at various venues on California's Central Coast. He currently resides in Shell Beach, CA.

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Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Blue Bungalow Concert Series

Santa Barbara House Concert for Steve & Dorian - 8pm

Santa Barbara California
Price: $15

 

Contact singerdennis@hotmail.com for details on this intimate, unplugged living room concert. $15 suggested donation. Steve Key shares concert billing with guitar ace Dorian Michael.
Steve Key is celebrating a new CD, his first release of new material in 15 years. "Steve Key with Dorian Michael" is a collection of seven Key originals, recorded April 2016, live at Sutton Sound in Atascadero. One of the originals, "Parking Lot 9", was inspired by Santa Barbara musician Bruce Goldish's adventures in playing a public garage on State Street. Steve is probably best-known as the producer of Songwriters At Play, a live music series held at numerous venues on the Central Coast, including SoHo in Santa Barbara. Before he arrived in this area ten years ago, Steve was a touring folksinger who played major concert venues and folk festivals across the country and in Canada. His songs were covered by dozens of folk and country acts, including Grammy-winner Kathy Mattea.  You can preview the new CD tracks at http://stevekey.com/music-group-26.html
Dorian Michael is a man of many bands, but also a well-known solo performer specializing in acoustic fingerstyle guitar original compositions and interpretations of classic blues. He plays in The Cinders, CC Riders with Louie Ortega, The Irene Cathaway Rhythm & Blues Band, and also with jazz vocalist Nicole Stromsoe. More than 40 years as a working musician, Dorian has recorded many CDs, and is also a teacher with two books and three instructional DVDs to his credit. http://www.dorianmichael.com

Contact singerdennis@hotmail.com for details on this intimate, unplugged living room concert. $15 suggested donation. Steve Key shares concert billing with guitar ace Dorian Michael.


Steve Key is celebrating a new CD, his first release of new material in 15 years. "Steve Key with Dorian Michael" is a collection of seven Key originals, recorded April 2016, live at Sutton Sound in Atascadero. One of the originals, "Parking Lot 9", was inspired by Santa Barbara musician Bruce Goldish's adventures in playing a public garage on State Street. Steve is probably best-known as the producer of Songwriters At Play, a live music series held at numerous venues on the Central Coast, including SoHo in Santa Barbara. Before he arrived in this area ten years ago, Steve was a touring folksinger who played major concert venues and folk festivals across the country and in Canada. His songs were covered by dozens of folk and country acts, including Grammy-winner Kathy Mattea.  You can preview the new CD tracks at http://stevekey.com/music-group-26.html


Dorian Michael is a man of many bands, but also a well-known solo performer specializing in acoustic fingerstyle guitar original compositions and interpretations of classic blues. He plays in The Cinders, CC Riders with Louie Ortega, The Irene Cathaway Rhythm & Blues Band, and also with jazz vocalist Nicole Stromsoe. More than 40 years as a working musician, Dorian has recorded many CDs, and is also a teacher with two books and three instructional DVDs to his credit. http://www.dorianmichael.com

 


Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Wild Horse Winery

Steve and Dorian play Wild Horse Winery - 1-4pm

1437 Wild Horse Winery Ct.
Templeton California 93465
Uni (805) 434-2541
Price: Free!

 

Steve Key and Dorian Michael will share concert billing 
Steve is celebrating a new CD, his first release of new material in 15 
years. "Steve Key with Dorian Michael" is a collection of seven Key 
originals, recorded April 2016, live at Sutton Sound in Atascadero. Steve 
is probably best-known as the producer of Songwriters At Play, a live 
music series held at numerous venues on the Central Coast. Before he 
arrived in this area ten years ago, Steve was a touring folksinger who 
played major concert venues and folk festivals across the country and in 
Canada. His songs were covered by dozens of folk and country acts, 
including Grammy-winner Kathy Mattea. The new songs include a 
collaboration with local writer PJ Robertson, and a ballad inspired by 
John Steinbeck's "East of Eden". You can preview the tracks at 
Dorian Michael is a man of many bands, but also a well-known solo 
performer specializing in beHe plays in The Cinders, CC Riders with 
Louie Ortega, The Irene Cathaway Rhythm & Blues Band, and also with 
jazz vocalist Nicole Stromsoe. More than 40 years as a working 
musician, Dorian has recorded many CDs, and is also a teacher with 
two books and three instructional DVDs to his credit. 
Wild Horse Winery is located at 1437 Wild Horse Winery Ct., Templeton, California 93465. (805) 434-2541, http://www.wildhorsewinery.com

Steve Key and Dorian Michael will play three hours of folk, blues, and original songs. Wild Horse Winery is located at 1437 Wild Horse Winery Ct., Templeton 93465. (805) 434-2541, http://www.wildhorsewinery.com

Steve is celebrating a new CD, his first release of new material in 15 years. "Steve Key with Dorian Michael" is a collection of seven Key originals, recorded April 2016, live at Sutton Sound in Atascadero. Steve is probably best-known as the producer of Songwriters At Play, a live music series held at numerous venues on the Central Coast. Before he arrived in this area ten years ago, Steve was a touring folksinger who played major concert venues and folk festivals across the country and in Canada. His songs were covered by dozens of folk and country acts, including Grammy-winner Kathy Mattea. The new songs include a collaboration with local writer PJ Robertson, and a ballad inspired by John Steinbeck's "East of Eden". You can preview the tracks at http://stevekey.com/music-group-26.html


Dorian Michael is a man of many bands, but also a well-known solo performer specializing in acoustic fingerstyle guitar original compositions and interpretations of classic blues. He plays in The Cinders, CC Riders with Louie Ortega, The Irene Cathaway Rhythm & Blues Band, and also with jazz vocalist Nicole Stromsoe. More than 40 years as a working musician, Dorian has recorded many CDs, and is also a teacher with two books and three instructional DVDs to his credit. http://www.dorianmichael.com

 

 


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