Steffan May


Bass Guitar, Drums, Background Singer, Banjo, Mandolin, Steel guitar.


Looking to complete a band for Bozeman based project. Please see my website (including "musicians wanted" tab) for more details. Thanks. .steffanmaymusic

Screen name:
Cosmic American Music
Member since:
Aug 18 2013
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
42 years


Founding fathers of country: Hank Williams, Johnny Cash

Bluegrass: Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, Stanley Brothers

Bakersfield: Merle Haggard, Buck Owens (who influenced) The Beatles, The Rolling Stones

Psychadellic: Gram Parsons (International Submarine Band, The Flying Burrito Brothers), Chris Hillman, The Byrds, Neil Young, Buffalo Springfield, The Grateful Dead, Michael Nesmith

Austin (Outlaw): Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings

Alternative Country: Jay Farrar/Uncle Tupelo/Son Volt, Gillian Welch, The Jayhawks, Old Crow Medicine Show, Drive By Truckers

Other influences: The Lemonheads/Evan Dando, The Shins, Band of Horses, Blitzen Trapper, Cake, The Flaming Lips, Tim Easton, The Beach Boys, Mike Gordon

(Did he forget about Townes Van Zandt and Lefty Frizzell?)