Randy Stephens was born in 1966 Born in Panama City Florida, the same year the Temptations released “Aint too proud to beg”, and coincidently the same year Jimi Hendrix formed his renowned Jimi Hendrix Experience. Randy’s musical experience began at the age of 10 playing Trumpet in elementary school where he graduated to first chair in Honor band. Randy started playing guitar in 1980 and performing regularly in blues jams and cover bands by 1986.
A runner up winner in the 2000 “Jam with Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s Contest for his lead guitar work on the song “In Too Deep” and in 1992 was asked for his Oregon band Mr. X to open for Eric Burden and the Animals. Randy is currently performing regularly with The Randy Stephens band and also working in ‘Double Your Trouble’ a Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute band. His new CD ‘American Guitar’ released in 2011 is loaded with Electric Blues and Rock Guitar instrumentals and has already gained attention in the guitar community with awesome reviews from ‘Guitar International’ , ‘Blues Bytes’, and ‘Vintage Guitar’ Magazines.
“It doesn’t matter what style you prefer Stephen’s can play them all” - ‘Blues Bytes Magazine’
“His tone is perfect he’s got chops to burn!” – ‘Vintage Guitar magazine’
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