"Steve Purcell has been a friend for many years & everyone I know loves him, including me! He is an amazing guitar player with ideas that need to be heard!
- Johnny Hiland ( Nashville Super Picker', Solo & Session Artist)
_________________________________________________________"Steve is a great guitar player & a great friend, I am honored he ask me to play on his Solo project "Ample'tudes."- Dave Gant (Piano/Bandleader Garth Brooks)
As a Performer, I've been staying busy with the Ron Keel Band
fronted by Ron Keel (Steeler,KEEL, Black Sabbath)
, who has had record sells of over three million.
While a member the Band I performed with Paul Stanley (Kiss)
, Jack Blades (Night Ranger)
, Don Dokken (Dokken)
, Stephen Pearcy (Ratt)
, Kip Winger (Winger)
, Mark Slaughter (Slaughter)
, Dave Ellefson (Megadeth)
, & many more.
- as well as recorded a version of "Ghost Riders (In the Sky)
which was produced by Henry Paul
(Outlaws - BlackHawk
) - https://youtu.be/RzFM_252Ocw.* - I just finished my first solo album,"Ample'tudes" - Please click Here.!
"Steve is an accomplished guitarist who has dedicated his life to music. He always distinguishes himself every time we work together.
- Henry Paul (Outlaws, BlackHawk)
_________________________________________________________ "This guy plays some of the best guitar you'll ever hear."
- Steve Trovato (Master Guitar Instructor S.C.U./G.I.T, Solo Artist)
I've been involved in the music business from a young age performing, writing, recording, publishing, teaching, studio work, etc.
For years, as a professional guitar player and session player based out of Nashville, I've been on the road in the bands of many major & indie label country & rock artists.
I've played with, or shared the stage with, many national acts, such as Foghat, Montgomery Gentry, Night Ranger, Carrie Underwood, Josh Turner, Skid Row, Mark Chesnutt, Darryl Worley, Asia, Little Big Town, Pat Travers, Trace Atkins, Mark Wills, David Lee Murphy, Marty Stuart, David Allan Coe, Craig Morgan, Big & Rich, Hank Williams Jr., Chad Brock, The Outlaws, Trini Triggs, Celinda Pink, Jeff Bates, Sawyer Brown, & many more.
"One of my all time favorite guitar heroes Steve Purcell - not only Nashville's finest, but one of the best in the business and an amazing dude
- Ron Keel (Steeler, KEEL, Black Sabbath)
I hail from a long musical family line, including my late first cousin Denny Purcell,
owner and mastering engineer of Georgetown Masters Studios,
Nash.TN. (his clients included Garth Brooks, Kansas, Willie Nelson, Neil Young
& my Cousin Tommy Roberts
who played Bass Guitar for Johnny & the Hurricanes,
who had the Hit "Red River Rock
", My two uncles (James & Billy Walker Purcell)
who played Bass & Guitar for String Bean, Homer & Jethro
& many more; also my grandfather William Cecil Purcell
, who played banjo with Red Foley.
And, not to forget Henry Purcell
, the famous 17th century composer who composed many songs for the court of Queen Mary.
"Steve Purcell has hit a homerun with Ample'tudes. From the first roar of solid cranked guitar in Hammer Down to the Acoustic swing sounds of Bit's & Piece's. Steve takes us on a six string journey
."- Jimmy Warren, Guitar Talk Radio
"For Ample'tudes Purcell doesn't hide his serious chops or eclectic influences, from blazing satch shred ("Hammer Down") to spaghetti-western twang ("Rattlesnake Road")
"- Pete Prown, Vintage Guitar Magazine
"With more than enough guitars to satisfy any fan, Steve Purcell’s debut solo 10-song CD release, Ample’tudes, is a guitar-driven diverse collection of songs with an impressive array of world-class guest musicians."- International Musician Magazine : Steve Purcell is Endorsed by these Excellent Companies :
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