-SOLO GUITARIST/SONGWRITER in the style of John Prine, Gordon Lightfoot, or Ian Tyson.
Originally from Edmonton AB, Steve's folk-rock bands were prairie favourites, playing high school and community dances and even sharing stages with big-name touring groups like Led Zeppelin, The Who, Cream, and Winnipeg's Guess Who.
In the new millenium, Stephen Palmer has released 5 albums of 'Original & Traditional' music gaining airplay on college radio and CBC network programs like Stuart McLean's VINYL CAFE
Inducted into the EDMONTON MUSIC HALL OF FAME 2018. he continues to create new music, touring from his home in Gatineau Quebec.
“This is music for anyone with a pulse!” – Del Vezeau, Penguin Eggs Magazine
"That's a pretty good song to open a show..." Stuart McLean, CBC Radio The Vinyl Cafe
QUOTES & REVIEWS
“His passion to entertain is infectious” – The O’Pasquia Times
“Tasteful and bittersweet… crafted with feeling and poetic flair."- TwangTown Magazine
“Nice playing!” -Valdy
“Superb!”- Susan Butler Miramichi Folk Song Festival
"… as comforting as a home cooked meal.” Mountain View Music Fest, Carstairs Alberta
" Honest, unvarnished and inspiring, less about image and all about integrity. Let it shine, Steve!" - Islands Festival, Duncan BC
"Refreshing, relaxed, Steve's performance brought back so many great memories and boy can this guy pick!' - South Country Fair Alberta
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