ALTURA STAGE: CONTINUING TRADITIONS
Steve Artea and The Vulcan Gypsies
Performing From 6:00pm-7:00pm
Steve started playing at age 11, over the years his Influences have been: Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, The Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Peter Green, Gary Moore, ZZ Top, Freddie, Albert,and B.B. King, Albert Collins, Johnny Winter, Free, Stevie Ray Vaughan,Deep Purple, and so many other great artists.
Has Performed In Shows With: Ambrosia, Coco Montoya, Darrell Mansfield, Deacon Jones, Eddie Money, Eric Gales,Eric Sardinas, Johnny Winter, Jumping Jack Benny, Leon Russell, Little Richard, Mitch Ryder, Michael Landau,Robben Ford, Rod Piazza, Savoy Brown,Sons of Champlin, Stryper, and Terri Nunn / Berlin.Steve's been with Seville Street Band for a few years and brings a strong Blues, Rock n Roll, Soul groove to the band.With his upfront stage presence, vocals, and connection with the audience he tries to get them and the band into the funzone.He's played with many local bands in So.Cal. since the 60's and continues to do guest appearances with other artists.This side project "The VULCAN GYPSIES" is afull on assault of sound and aggressive Blues/Rock from the heart and souland comprised ofsome of the most prolific and highly talented Musical Cat's in Southern California, and they are ...Tom Vogel - Drums, Rick Frost - Bass, Caleb Roseberry - Guitar/ Vocals, and Steve Artea. There will be someveryspecial guests and surprises added to the show for an even greater musical experience !