A Lifetime of Music
Stevie Eyer is a keyboardist, singer, arranger from The 419. He regularly performs as a solo artist where he arranges and plays piano favorites & original music with his distinctive blend of folk, rock, country, soul, and R&B styles. Stevie can also be seen performing with bands like Big Red Deluxe and The Buzzurd Blues Project.
He has been influenced by some of the world’s most incredible music of our time while living in and around cities like Philadelphia, Cleveland, Detroit, and Toledo. Growing up listening to everything from Beethoven to Belafonte, Motown to Rock & Roll, Big Band to Jazz, Folk music to Techno-Pop, The Beatles to Blue-eyed Soul, Eagles to ELP, Deep Purple to Sly & Family Stone, Stevie has a wide appreciation for many genres of music and this melting pot of styles is evident in his playing style and playlists.
Stevie started playing piano at age 6 and took up drums at age 10. He performed in numerous orchestra, band, and musical theater productions throughout his school years. Stevie has been performing solo and in bands since age 16, forming bands like Miniature Buzzurd (1987 w Danny O, Scott Shaull, Dave Foreman), Tongue n' Groove , and The Buzzurd Blues Project. In 1998, Stevie was a founding member and the original keyboardist of Findlay Ohio’s perennial favorite Tongue n’ Groove (Scott Shaull, Chip McClurkin, Tony Cole, Adam Nation, Holly McConnell, Dave Foreman, Dr. Ike, & others), with whom he performed until April 2010. In 2014, he joined former TnG bandmate Dr. Ike and currently performs in the festival powerhouse band Big Red Deluxe. In 2016, Stevie and long-time friend Danny O formed a blues rock side project called The Buzzurd Blues Project (Danny O, Jerry Natal, Ron Wright). Stevie also performs as a duo with long-time friend Scott Shaull.
During his musical career, he's had the privilege of performing and recording with top-notch musicians and bands such as Edwin Dare (Jeff Kollman, Kevin Chown, Bryce Barnes, Tommy Kollman), The Mark Mikel Hallucination (Mark Mikel, Dave Murnen), among others.
Stevie Eyer has spent a lifetime in music and would love to share it with you.