Updated: May 1, 2019
Steve Bello is a 7-string instrumental guitarist who originally resides from North Arlington but now calls Ramsey, New Jersey home. He has been playing guitar for 40 years, having turned professional in 1988, and has been a guitar/music teacher for 23 years.
He has released seven albums, with the newest one named MARBLEHEAD (released May 15, 2018). He has endorsements with some of the biggest musical equipment companies around, namely, Ibanez guitars, Orange Amplifiers, GHS Strings, Spectraflex cables, Digitech pedals, Lock-It Straps, Swiss Picks, Metal-Shop Pedal Boards, and Checkered Pedals (with whom Steve has four signature pedals in the line).
Steve has toured internationally with TM Stevens, the bassist with Steve Vai, James Brown, Miles Davis, and TC Tolliver (drummer with Plasmatics). He was also toured with his own band and has opened for nationals such as Lita Ford, Joe Lynn Turner, King's X Warrant and Lynch Mob.
The first single released from his newest album, MARBLEHEAD is titled "Time To Fly". This song was also featured along with two others on WRAT 95.9 (South Jersey radio station), making it the very first time Steve's music was ever played on mainstream rock radio. Listen to the track below and enjoy this masterful guitarist at full flight!