Celtic with a kick, perfect for Irish dance music. World-class acoustic guitar wizardry backed by a driving rhythm section, surounded by lutes, flutes, fiddles, bagpipes, bodhrans, dulcimers, keyboards, bass and drums. Traditional and original Celtic music that will appeal equally to fans of Celtic and Rock.
Steve Reel performs as a solo artist as well as with the two bands he founded... The SkyEarth Orchestra: an original world music ensemble and the Reels: a Celtic and cover band. You can see Steve at many locations in Central Florida, including clubs, festivals and City Events. Come out and have a blast with us. Complete concert listings are at www.ReelsMusic.com.
Steve Reel "hit the road" as a professional musician in 1974, playing everything from Rock, and Country to Jazz and Classical. Now in his 40's he incorporates all of those styles with Celtic, Latin and World Beat genres to create a magical melting pot of music.
"Celtic Knights", Reel's 2nd recording, is currently being played on over 150 radio stations nationwide. The reviews are just beginning to come in:
"...Must be experienced to grasp of the creative talents here. ..one of the most unique CDs I've ever heard. There's not a bad tune here." A. Canales/ The Critical Review
"Celtic soul and spice!" - Christopher Albright, WTUL, Harvey, LA
"Celtic Knights, echoes some of the more pastoral instrumental acoustic guitar work of both Ian Anderson and Steve Howe... a true work of joyous musical art that is expertly recorded." -Robert Silverstein, 20th Century Guitar
"Steve Reel's original tunes are very, very good!" - Renee Gelpi, Celebration Starsong, CBC (3rd top radio show in Canada)