Steve O’Brien- Bassist/Vocals

Native Dubliner, Steve began his musical career in Ireland over 25 years ago. He has been part of afterTaste and Taste of Rory (Rory Gallagher tribute bands), Cantaloupe, an 8 piece latinsouljazzska band and various celtic/traditional/soul and blues bands. In the Cayman Islands, Steve performed with  Hi Tide, recorded live work and opened for Jeff Healey and performed the Who’s rock opera,Tommy with local musicians.

In 2003, Steve moved to Texas and has been involved in the local music scene extensively which includes working with Randy Pavlock and 24/7, Catherine Denise (blues acts),  ZZ Top tribute Sharp Dressed Men, U2 tribute Mysterious Ways ( voted best tribute band in the Austin Chronicle Readers Poll 2009/2010) . He has toured throughout the Southwest region of America, Mexico, Ireland and the UK.






Steve’s favorite amp setup on stage:

Favorite Bass Players:

  • Phil Lynott
  • Dusty Hill
  • dUG Pinnick
  • Gerry McAvoy
  • Rocco Prestia

Favorite Bands:

  • Thin Lizzy
  • Tower of Power
  • Fishbone
  • Rory Gallagher
  • Kings’ X
  • ZZ Top

Favorite Car Manufacturer:

  • Volkswagen
  • Mercedes