Leigh Stephens was the original Blue Cheer guitarist on their first two albums.
Leigh was recently acknowledged by Rolling Stone magazine (RS931-Top 100 guitarists of all time) and Guitar World magazine (3/4/2004--100 All Time Greatest Metal Guitarists), also Leigh's version of "Summertime Blues" ( Blue Cheer first album), making the Rolling Stone Magazine's Top 100 All Time Guitar Songs.
Leigh has just released a new CD "A Rocket Down Falcon Street". It is an instrumental CD that is a homage to the guitarists that made Leigh want
to learn how to play the guitar. The CD features Johnny Colla from Huey Lewis and The News, Pete Sears from Silver Metre, Rod Stewart and Jefferson Starship,
Eric Chun, Melissa Olsen, and Fred Rautman.
It is available at www.leighstephens.net