Jim Cohen


Internationally-renowned, professional pedal steel guitarist. 5 solo CDs, 2 band CDs, spanning country, pop, western swing, 60's Brit-Rock, and straight-ahead jazz. Many invited performances at the annual International Steel Guitar Convention (St. Louis) and steel guitar festivals across the US and Europe. Played at numerous music festivals (Phila. Folk Festival etc.). Many recording sessions and sideman projects.

Available for studio work, occasional sideman gigs, lessons.

Screen name:
Jim Cohen
Member since:
Apr 06 2017
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week


Buddy Emmons, Paul Franklin, Jeff Newman, Maurice Anderson, Doug Jernigan, Rusty Young, Jimmy Bruno, Pat Martino, Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Poco, Ray Charles, too many others to name.

Instrument experience:

Steel guitar:


Pro Gear.