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The Utah Kid


Johnny's Cafe


Ike Willis: Selected Works


Elio e le Storie Tese
Made in Japan


You Can Do Halloween Onstage Live at The Filmore, NYC 2001






steve auerbach

musician, composer, producer

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Listen by Genre


Rock Music

2008 - Acid/Blues - Too Sick To Pray (L. Love, D. Love, M. Love)
A scratch track of a song by Alabama3 - a techno-blues experiment.
Steve: All instruments.

2008 - Blues/Rock - Slow Grind (S. Auerbach)
A blues guitar landscape that really has no guitar - all keyboard.
Steve: All instruments.

2008 - Rock - Didn't Have Electric Light
I played all instruments on demo for Kenvin Lyman, The Utah Kid.

2006 - Jazz/Rock - Don't Take Me Alive (Becker/Fagen)
Live studio recording of my jazz trio, ATF; Auerbach, Thomas & Flanders.
Steve: piano/piano bass.

2006 - Jazz/Rock - Woodstock (Mitchell)
Live studio recording of my jazz trio, ATF; Auerbach, Thomas & Flanders.
Steve: vocal/piano/piano bass.

2004 - Jazz/Rock - Trouble at Home (Wiren)
From Trace's 2004 release Johnny's Cafe
Steve: piano

2002 - Rock - Ike Willis: Selected Works (Willis)
The Hollow Earth  The Doctor is IN
I produced this remastered compilation with Grammy Award-winning producer Douglas Spotted Eagle.
Steve: executive producer, re-mastering co-producer

2001 - Rock/Gospel - Uncle Remus (G. Duke/F. Zappa)
Live at The Fillmore, NYC: Halloween 2001 with Project Object featuring Ike Willis and Napoleon Murphy Brock.  
Steve: Piano and vocals.

2001 - JazzRock Gard - Inca Roads
(F. Zappa)
Live at The Fillmore, NYC: Halloween 2001 with Project Object featuring Ike Willis and Napoleon Murphy Brock.  
Steve: Synthesizer Solo.


Commercial Music

2008 - Commercial/Punk/Pop - Smokerman 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  (video links)
I produced the music and sang this anti-tobacco TV commercial for the Utah Department of Health.. SMOKERMAN™ © 2008 Crowell Advertising

2008 - Smokerman Audio Demos
Smokerman Demo 1, Smokerman Demo 2, Smokerman Demo 3

2000 - World/Ethnic - Mondo Congo (Utah Film Comm)
I wrote and played all instruments other than percussion for a Utah Film Commission promotion.



Jazz Music

2006 - Jazz/Modern - Maiden Voyage (H. Hancock)
Live studio recording of my jazz trio, ATF; Auerbach, Thomas & Flanders.
Steve: piano/piano bass.

2006 - Jazz/Rock - Don't Take Me Alive (Becker/Fagen)
Live studio recording of my jazz trio, ATF; Auerbach, Thomas & Flanders.
Steve: piano/piano bass.

2002 - Jazz/Modern - Annapurinina (P. Miller)
An amazing studio track from multi-instrumentalist, Phil Miller
Steve: Micro Moog synthesizer

2001 - JazzRock Gard - Inca Roads
(F. Zappa)
Live at The Fillmore, NYC: Halloween 2001 with Project Object featuring Ike Willis and Napoleon Murphy Brock.  
Steve: Synthesizer Solo.


Funk & Soul

2006 - Funk -  If You Want me To Stay
Live studio recording of my jazz trio, ATF; Auerbach, Thomas & Flanders.
Steve: electric piano, e-piano bass and vocals

2002 - Funk - Money $hot - SuperBad  Fire  Groove Me  Darling Nikki
Live nightclub recording a super-fun, nasty funk band.  Adult content.
Steve: keyboards, vocals, feather boa


2000 - Funk -  Cosmic Slop, Daddy's Little Angel  (George Clinton)
Live recording of a funk band that I was in called H Street featuring Motown Staff Writer and Producer Tony Mason.
Steve: keyboards and vocals

1999 - Rock - 6 from Boulder, Outside Now,  Black Napkins (Zappa)
Live recording from the Fox Theatre in Boulder, CO.  I hired, rehearsed,  booked, tour managed and performed in this Frank Zappa tribute
called Chunga's Revenge.  Some adult content.  Steve: keys, vocals, laughter


Electronica


1988 - Experimental/Electronica


Fishing with Peter and Stress Test  (Auerbach)
These 7 and 4-minute pieces are pretty 'out there'.  Both were recorded at the University of Utah Electronic Music Laboratory on an Otari 8 track analog 1/2" tape recorder using Steiner Modular and Yamaha TX8
rack mount FM synthesizers also.  No acoustic instruments, samples or sound sources were used.  Enjoy!