Highlights from these live shows air weekly on The KRUSH 92.5 fm every Monday at 6pm and Friday at 1pm. Produced and voiced by yours truly, Cliff Stepp. Talented (and oft published songwriter) Steve Key has organized a series of ongoing showcases throughout San Luis Obispo County that features not only great talent from the area but traveling minstrels from around the world.
Val & Al blow people away on a consistent basis. Either as a duo, with their Creole Syncopaters Dixieland Band or as part of the legendary Karen Tyler Trio.
The first time people hear Val sing a flicker of recognition crosses their face. It might have something to do with the fact that she toured with Big Brother and the Holding Company after Janis Joplin was no longer available.
I'm very proud that they chose to record three of my songs on their new album, including the title track,
"What Kind of Blue is This?" Listen to their interview with Steve Key on KRUSH-FM