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STEVE was the founding member and songwriter for the million selling MCA rock band TRIXTER ( RIAA certified Gold album, 3 #1 MTV videos, 3 BILLBOARD TOP 100 Hit singles, featured on NBC, FOX, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, VH-1, MTV, HBO, TNN, Tours w/ KISS, SCORPIONS & POISON )
Career History
 

Award Winning Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Musical Director with over 20 years professional experience

Career Accomplishments

Founding member of the million selling MCA Records Rock Group TRIXTER.

Debut album, TRIXTER, released May 1990, 54 weeks on Billboards Top 200 Album Charts, peaked at #28 in February 1991, RIAA Certified Gold February 1991. Over 1 million worldwide.

Wrote 3 Top 100 Billboard Singles

  • “Give It To Me Good” peaked at #65 for 9 weeks.
  • “One In A Million” peaked at #75 for 8 weeks
  • “Surrender” 10 weeks peaked at 72 for 10 weeks

3 # 1 MTV Videos

  • “Give It To Me Good” 8 weeks #1 on DIAL MTV
  • “One In A Million” 5 weeks #1 on DIAL MTV
  • “Surrender” 2 weeks #1 on DIAL MTV
  • Offered Guitar Player slot for SHANIA TWAIN Come On Over tour 1998

Tour Accomplishments

1990-1993 played every major Arena, Theatre and Club throughout the United States and Canada as an opening act for KISS, Scorpions, Poison, Warrant, Stryper, Dokken and Blues Traveler

May 1993 headlining Tour in Japan

1993-1995 Club, Theatre and State Fair touring throughout United States, Japan and Mexico

1995-2005 shared the stage with DAVID LEE ROTH, TESLA, VINCE NEIL, FOREIGNER AND CHEAP TRICK

Awards

TRIXTER

  • “Best New Band” Hit Parader Magazine 1991
  • “RIAA Certified Gold Album Award”
  • “Best Concert Award” Metal Edge Magazine
  • “Metal God in Waiting” runner up in “Guitar for the Practicing Musician”.1991
  • “Ampex Golden Tape Reel Award”

Songwriting Collaborations

  • Glen Burtnik ( Patty Smyth, Styx , Randy Travis )
  • Janna Allen ( Hall & Oates, Cheap Trick )
  • Jack Ponti ( Bon Jovi )
  • Bill Wray ( Loverboy, Little Feat )
  • Bob Held ( Alice Cooper, Joe Lynn Turner )
  • SKIDD MILLS
  • XANDY BARRY ( BACKSTREET BOYS )
  • SEVEN / WE3KINGS

Publishing

MCA Publishing Deal 1990 -1995

Film, TV and Jingle Work

“One Mo’ Time” featured in 1991 Warner Bros. Film and MCA Soundtrack, “If Looks Could Kill”

Staff composer for Creative License Company / NY with jingles submitted to INTEL, PEPSI and MICROSOFT

  • Appeared on “Entertainment Tonight”, CBS, MTV’s Week in Rock and Dial MTV, The John Walsh show, NBC, VH-1’s Where Are They Now and Top 40 Hair Bands Of All Time, “Miller & Company, TNN, Much Music
  • June 2004 appeared on ABC’s “ ALL MY CHILDREN”
  • * Radio spots for DODGE

Production

  • Co-produced TRIXTER "HEAR" with famed Producer / engineer JAMES "JIMBO" Barton (RUSH, QUEENSRYCHE, ANDREW W.K.) for MCA records
  • Produced TRIXTER "UNDERCOVERS" for Backstreet records
  • Produced, engineered and mixed TALKING TO LOIS "MY PET FETUS" indie release
  • Produced, engineered and mixed MARK MORE "HARD WORKING FOOL" indie release
  • Produced, engineered and mixed 40FT. RINGO "FUNNY THING" for ATENZIA / UNIVERSAL
  • Produced, engineered and mixed SCOTT DECARLO indie release
  • Mix Engineer THE STELLAS “LIVE FROM CBGB” for SONIC BLITZ RECORDS
  • Produced, engineered and mixed, BRENDEN DWYER

Current Projects

  • Currently recording new cd with producer SKIDD MILLS ( Saliva, ZZ Top, Sister Hazel, Third Day )
  • Recently performed on "THE JOHN WALSH SHOW" NBC playing lead guitar with Atlantic recording artist, SEVEN AND THE SUN
  • Studio “Mojo Vegas” featured in January 2004 issue of “EQ” magazine
  • Producing music for TV, Film with spots already used by Fox TV, Pfizer, TRIMSPA., DODGE, WB, ABC, HBO
  • May 2005 featured in GUITAR ONE magazine
  • Invited to auditon for multi- platinum latino artist, MARK ANTHONY

Endorsements

  • * FLOYD ROSE GUITARS AND TREMOLOS
  • * EV wireless systems & microphones
  • * KERLY MUSIC GUITAR STRINGS
  • * DIGITECH / DOD EFX PEDALS
  • * MAXON / GUYATONE PEDALS
  • * MORLEY WHA PEDALS
  • * IN TUNE GUITAR PICKS
  • * GEORGE L’s Cables
  • * FIRST ACT GUITARS
 
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