Stephen Lawrence "Steve" Winwood (born 12 May 1948) is an English musician whose genres include rock, blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock, pop rock, and jazz. A multi-instrumentalist, he can play keyboards, bass guitar, drums, guitar, mandolin, violin, and other...Wikipedia
Born: 12th May, 1948, West Midlands, England, UK
Height: 5' 8" (173 cm)
Claim to Fame: Keyboardist, Traffic, Blind Faith
About Time is the eighth album by Steve Winwood, released in 2003. It was his first album since 1997 and was compared to his earlier work with Traffic.
Had U.S. and U.K. solo hits with "Higher Love", "Valerie", "While You See a Chance" and "Back in the High Life Again".
Is the youngest and only surviving member of Traffic.
By Steve James
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Turning 60, Steve Winwood is starting to believe rock `n` roll may be a younger man`s game. Maybe.
"I think to be a musician (at 60) is fine, but to be a rock `n` roller at a ripe old age is maybe slightly questionable," said the singer, guitarist and organist who played with 1960s rock legends the Spencer Davis Group, Traffic and Blind Faith.
"If rock `n` roll is, indeed, what I play, I`m not sure whether it is, as I try and combine bits of folk and jazz.
"The music I write, I feel, is not the kind of music... Read More
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