A singer/songwriter with a soul edge. Steve delivers his brand of blue-eyed-soul-Americana-pop in the tradition of Michael Bublé, Daryl Hall, Sam Cooke and Bill Withers. His love for melody is woven deeply into the chordal fabric of his songs, making his music rich, sultry glowing and delicious.
An Oregon native, Steve Hale has been a singer, songwriter and producer in the Northwest for many years. He has composed music for modern dance, won an international song writing contest, co-authored three songs with Gino Vannelli, and was the lead singer in The Steve Farris Project (Mr. Mister) as well as leading his own bands, Kashmir and RIA. He has been featured on many other artists recordings and radio spots. He has three of his own albums: 'Illusion' , 'Words, Wire & Wood' and 'The Spirit of Christmas'.
"I love to take familiar songs and dress them up in different sonic clothing while interweaving my original material into the mix. I also enjoy interlacing songs together for an intimate smash up experience."