Steely O' James-EPK

Steely O' James

acoustic guitarist singer/songwriter

Steely O' James is a percussive acoustic  guitarist/singer who has toured consistently for over 10 years, performing 800-1000 shows in 20 different states at festivals, concert venues, pubs, breweries, wineries and restaurants. Performing (Solo) or (Duo) with Bassist he can fill up to 4 hours of music with originals, popular covers and many Irish drinking songs. (Dubliners, Pogues, Irish Rovers and more). Over the years, songs from his debut CD Free Speech Experiment have been featured on 200+ radio stations and he's been able to secure many repeat bookings. He plays keyboard and loop pedals with his feet, looping chord progressions and soloing tasty melodies providing a dynamic and entertaining evening. 

Steely O' James, is a favorite here at StarView. His playlist is on point and the crowd really enjoys listening to him. His personality and professionalism are top notch” - R. Morrison

— Starview Vineyards

Not many can command a stage on their own like Steely James. Hard to say which is more captivating... his voice or his talent on the guitar” - K. Korrol

— DéJà Vu Martini Lounge

Upcoming shows

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Pint of Guinness-Steely O' James 

Wild Rover-The Dubliners 

Somewhere Over The Rainbow-IZ 

Crazy-Gnarles Barkley 

Hello-Lionel Richie 

Streams of Whiskey - The Pogues 

Galway Girl-Steve Earl 

Dock Of The Bay-Otis Redding 

Hey Ya-OutKast 


Tullamore Dew-Steely O' James 

Drunken Sailor-Irish Rovers 

All Along the Watchtower-Bob Dylan 

No Woman No Cry-Bob Marley 

Back In Dublin-Steely O' James 

Brown Eyed Girl-Van Morrison 

Come Out Ye Black And Tans-The Wolfe Tones 

Jolly Banker-Woody Guthrie/Wilco 

Dirty Old Town - The Pogues 

Pub Krawl- Steely O’ James 

Stir It Up- Bob Marley 

Not Fade Away-Grateful Dead/Buddy Holly 

I've Just Seen A Face-Beatles 

El Paso-Marty Robbins 

Irish Drinking Song-Steely O' James 

The Merry Ploughboy -The Dubliners 


Sail Away With Me-David Gray   

Drink It Up Men-The Dubliners   

Irish Whiskey on the Rocks-Steely O’ James   

3 Little Birds-Bob Marley   

If I Ever Leave This World Alive-Flogging Molly