For his third solo album, 2008-recorded ‘Best of Days’, Steve assembled a roll call of top notch musical talent with guest appearances from pals Roger Daltrey and Paul Weller to craft one of his finest releases.
By contrast to his blues/psych/rock super-group Yardbirds, drummer Jim McCarty‘s band Stairway was a leap away.
In 1983 Steve Ellis returned to his first love, recording live-to-tape with a small band: and there is intimacy in a quality outcome on ‘Basement Days’.
Stray played a special date at London’s legendary 100 Club this month!
Solo debut from one of the defining voices of British music ...
The return of New Age's Stairway chimes with the resurgence of interest in mindfulness, music as therapy...
'About Time'. It's aptly-named. The new album by British rock veterans Stray is out this Sepetmber...
We are very saddened to mark the passing of our friend and colleague Mo Foster.
Drummer with the seminal 1960’s super group the Yardbirds, Jim McCarty worked with progressive bands Renaissance and Illusion, as well as Shoot and Box of Frogs before forming Stairway in the late 1980s.
This sizzling set of ‘50s R&B would sit well with early period Rolling Stones and Pretty Things were not it for the fact it was recorded in 1990 by the act that bore us Mott The Hoople.