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Steve Nichols has been playing for over 32 years, drawing from musical sources as diverse as rock, classical, jazz, latin-jazz, blues, and country. Steve has performed professionally on stage and worked as a studio musician in the recording industry in Los Angeles, and throughout the western states. Currently Steve plays, records and teaches private guitar lessons in San Diego.

In 1990-91 Steve produced his own project called "Transitions", and in 2005 produced the CD “Running Room” performed and recorded by his group Crosswinds.

Artists and bands Steve has shared the stage with include Billy Cobham, Barney Kessel, B.B. King, Lou Rawls, Frankie Lane, The Bill Green Orchestra, Henry Cuesta, Carl Fontana, Palomar Jazz Ensemble, Grossmont College Jazz Ensemble, O.J. Ekemode and the Nigerian All-Stars, , Ron Ellington Shy, Lester Abrams, Charlie Daniels, Eddie Raven, John Anderson,John Connely,The Bellamy Brothers,Patty Lovelace,Creedence Clearwater Revival,Greg Douglas(stevie miller band), Jim Soldi(johnny cash) and many more.

Screen name:
Steve Nichols
Member since:
Feb 08 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:


Fender Strats (custom)
Ibanez Acoustic / Electric
Gitane Gypsy Jazz Guitar
Music Man Amps
Epiphone Archtop
ES - 335 copy (Michael Kelly)
Line 6 Podxt
Lexicon Reverb
T.C, electronics