The Rockabillyblues and Soul Man : Steve Hooker

Stripped Down Stompin' Band

www.stevehooker.co.uk

Steve Hooker - Honky Tonk Man
Photo Axel Beinert 2001. "Holiday Inn"

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Steve Hooker
Stripped Down Stompin' Band

SEASONS GREETINGS

Tour News 2015
JANUARY
Thursday 1st
Gaz's Rockin' Blues
London W1F 8WL
(onstage round Midnight)
Saturday 24th
Blues Festival (TBC)
Saturday 31st
Rock City Eindhoven Nl
(+ Taisker Four & Outta Sites)
FEBRUARY
Sunday 1st
Kingsland Clubhouse
Oostkamp B 15.00hr

Please check our
merchandise page for
CD's and Vinyl
T Shirts Wax and Pomade!

New Single
"OTIS LIFT ME"
"TOOTS SHUFFLE"
now available to download
from iTunes and
limited edition vinyl
on Pimphouse Records...


 

Stripped Down Logo
STEVE - GUITAR, BOTTLENECK, VOX
(Heat, Shakers, Bozmen, Rumble, Drugbuster)
G - FENDER BASS
BRIAN - DRUMS, BV's

ALICE - HARMONICA
THE SAME KREWE WHO CUT THE ACCLAIMED
"STAGGER LEE IS BACK" AND "SUGAR DEVIL" 

Steve has the scars to remember The Heat (punk rock 'n' roll 1977), The Shakers (rhythm 'n' blues from hell 1982 - 1987),
Boz and The Bozmen (glam rockabilly 1988) and Rumble (raw rockabilly 1994 - 1997) by.

He also played and recorded with Wilko Johnson (Dr Feelgood and Blockheads),
Boz Boorer (Polecats and Morrissey), Captain Drugbuster (Demented Are Go),
Levi Dexter (Rockats and Ripchords) and SHiNE EYE (Mocking Bird Gal).
Ram Jam Geno Washington, Mr Maybellene, Chuck Berry, Small Faces Steve Marriott,
New York Dolls Johnny Thunders and Red Hot Robert Gordon were happy to share stages with
the rockabillyblues and soulman too.

Since 2004, this stripped down stompin' band has blazed a trail across France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, Finland, Spain and the UK. (Steve also headlined Rough House (Japan) with Boz Boorer in 2003 and toured the East Coast (USA) with an American line up in 2005).

They have made their mark at significant venues and festivals including Tattooed Lady (Spain),
the London 100 Club with Robert Gordon, Rock 'n' Soul (UK),Walldorf Rock 'n' Roll Weekender (Germany),
Beach Rock (Holland), Festival De la Jeunesse (France), Kustom Kulture Blast Off (UK),
Secret Garden (UK), 100 Ans De Rock 'n' Roll (France) and headlined Paulettes (France).

"Boptown" CD (2004), Stagger Lee Is Back" CD (2006), Sugar Devil" Vinyl EP (2009),
"Before The Rooster Crows" CD (2010) and "Rockabilly Dolls" CD with Levi Dexter all gained airplay and
good press. The Promo clip for "Stagger Lee Is back" with Pin Up Bernie Dexter notched up almost
50,000 hits on YouTube!

Since 2012 with the new line up, they played at Gaz' Rockin' Blues London, Rockabilly Street (Holland), Southend Pier Festival (UK), Streetstyled (Belgium), Secret Garden Party (UK), and 100 Ans de Rock 'n' Roll (Belgium), recorded live for BBC Suffolk, released "Smokin' Guitar" CD (2013) and "Otis Lift Me" Vinyl Single (2014) and Steve made a cameo appearance in the film "Looking For Johnny". 2015 is lookin' good with bookings into 2016, Airplay and Press and new interest from Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Japan, Canada and the USA.

Bernie Dexter
Photo Levi Dexter "Bernie Dexter"

2001 Toured
2002 Toured
2003 Toured
2004 Toured
2005 Toured
2006 Toured
2007 Toured
2008 Toured
2009 Toured
2010 Toured
2011 Toured
2012 Toured
2013 Toured
2014 Toured
2015 Booked
2016 Booked

Steve Hooker Family Train Photo
Photo Hooker Family Archive. "Loco Steve"


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