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Welcome to - The Fan Site is the most extensive fan site online for Steve Morse, guitar player of the Dixie Dregs, the Steve Morse Band and Deep Purple. For any official news or correspondence with Steve Morse or his management, please go to his official website at

The first new SMB studio album in 7 years, "Out Standing in Their Field", will get its international release on September 25 (October 12 in France). Check out the full details.

The band will also tour in support of the new album. Check the tour page for continous updates.

After a year of constant research and development in the ENGL sound lab, ENGL proudly presents the ultimate amp Steve Morse was seeking: The new E 656 Steve Morse Signature 100. Read the full press release.

VIP FAN EXPERIENCE PACKAGES is offering VIP Fan Experience Packages which give fans an opportunity to meet Steve and the rest of the band. Please visit their site for more info on the VIP packages and to see for which shows of the upcoming tour in Europe packages are being offered.

Have a question for Steve? Here’s your chance to ask! Steve will be doing a Q&A regularly for the new official Deep Purple website. Check it out here!

The website also features a section where you can read about the equipment Steve's currently using on tour with Deep Purple.

Nate Weinsaft has produced a couple of very cool videos that are now up on YouTube. They show footage of Sean D. Tucker flying his amazing aerobatics to Steve's music. Videos currently available are "Air on a 6 string" and "Ionized" but Nate promises there will be more to come!

October will see the release of the new Deep Purple studio album 'Rapture Of The Deep'. Check out our album feature.

Another world tour will follow starting in Mexico and South America in October/November and Europe in January/February. Check out the tour page for confirmed dates.

A Steve Morse Band live DVD will be released in November 2005. Recorded in March 1990 in Baden-Baden, Germany for a television show called 'Ohne Filter' it features Steve Morse, Dave LaRue and Van Romaine performing a mix of Dregs and SMB material.

Bonus material will include four songs from February 1984, also recorded for 'Ohne Filter' and a promotional clip of 'Cruise Missile', both featuring Steve Morse on guitar, Rod Morgenstein on drums and Jerry Peek on bass.

The legendary 1978 Montreux Jazz Festival performance of the Dixie Dregs has been licensed for DVD and will be available for sale in June 2005 (both in NTSC and PAL). Performed on July 23 1978 at The Casino it features these tracks:"

1. Freefall (04:08)
2. Leprechaun Promenade (03:35)
3. Country House Shuffle (03:30)
4. Patchwork (04:27)
5. Attila The Hun (03:47)
6. Wabash (04:34)
7. Punk Sandwich (03:50)
8. Wages Of Weirdness (03:56)
9. Take It Off The Top (04:01)
10. Catherine (02:41)
11. Dixie (03:33)

The line-up is Steve Morse (g), Allen Sloan (vln), Andy West (b), Rod Morgenstein (dr), Mark Parrish (p, kbds).

Magna Carta releases the first official Steve Morse compilation album on May 24th, featuring 9 tracks from Steve Morse's Magna Carta sessions as well as a bonus video interview. Check out our album feature.

This new band consisting of Steve Morse, Jimmy Barnes, Bob Daisley, Lee Kerslake and Don Airey released their debut album in April 2004. While Deep Purple was on tour in Australia, Living Loud got the opportunity to perform two shows. The second show, at Stage 11 in Sydney, has now been released on DVD and CD (also available with an exclusive bonus interview CD).

Read all about the band at their website

In an attempt to cover some of the most important events in Steve's career we are now proud to present the Timeline, in time for Steve's 50th birthday on the 28th of July. We would love to hear from you with comments / remarks / corrections. Send us an e-mail.

Make sure you check out the news page every now and then for continuous updates.

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December 29, 2012: Check out the Steve Morse Fan Site on Facebook.

March 11: A new video interview.
March 11: SMB in Florida reviews page updated.
March 7: SMB in Florida reviews page added.
March 1: New video interview added.
February 26: SMB west coast reviews updated.
February 23: New interview added.
February 13: Ocala, FL show added.
February 9: SMB east coast reviews updated.
January 27: Confirmed SMB Florida gigs.
January 27: SMB west coast reviews updated.
January 27: 1971-2010 tour itinerary updated.
January 25: SMB planning FL dates in March.
January 23: Steve guesting with Gov't Mule.
January 19: Discography updated.
January 12: NAMM appearances updated.
January 11: 1971-2010 tour itinerary updated.
January 7: New audio interview.
December 19: Angelfire website launched.
December 5: Angelfire album/tour news added.
December 4: Petaluma, CA show confirmed.
December 4: 1971-2009 tour itinerary updated.
November 21: More CA dates added.
November 9: SMB California dates added.
October 4: OSITF now on Itunes.
September 30: New interview with Steve.
September 30: Tourdates updated.
September 30: Manchester, CT clinic announced.
September 18: OSITF US release announced.
September 14: OSITF sound clips available.
September 14: Asbury Park, NJ date added.
August 26: Upcoming SMB tourdates added.
August 20: New SMB album - full details.
July 13: "Out Standing In Their Field" update.
June 8: Update on upcoming SMB release.
May 25: Dream Theater covers the Dregs.
May 17: Promo tour with Lukather.
April 28: News updated.
April 22: Update on new SMB release.
March 7: A new Kansas review.
February 22: NAMM footage from ENGL.
February 22: 1971-2008 tour itinerary updated.
February 9: Update on the new SMB record.
February 8: Review and photos of Kansas show.
January 12: Image gallery updated.
January 11: Steve to perform with Kansas.
January 11: Steve to appear at NAMM.
January 2: Tabs section updated.
January 2: Discography updated.
January 2: 1971-2008 tour itinerary updated.
November 9: Burgebrach clinic announced.
November 8: Basel signing session announced.
November 8: Steve featured on
November 4: Stuttgart clinic announced.
November 1: Notes from the road updated.
September 13: Clinic and Q&A video added.
September 13: Bocholt clinic added.
July 25: Notes from the road updated.
July 20: New Steve Morse signature amp.
July 17: UK clinic (near London) announced.
July 12: Notes from the road updated.
June 21: German clinic announced.
June 16: Update from Steve.
April 13: News updated.
March 16: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
March 5: Notes from the road updated.
January 27: Tour page updated.
January 8: Steve to appear at NAMM.
December 3: Image gallery updated.
November 30: Notes from the road updated.
November 30: The Q&A resumes.
November 30: New equipment feature.
November 26: Image gallery updated.
November 9: Notes from the road updated.
October 28: Image gallery updated.
September 1: Discography updated.
August 26: Tour page updated.
August 26: Image gallery updated.
August 25: Notes from the road updated.
August 21: News updated.
August 12: Image gallery updated.
July 31: Notes from the road updated.
July 31: Equipment feature updated.
July 16: Tour update.
July 9: Manchester, CT clinic announced.
May 31: Tour page updated.
May 26: Notes from the road updated.
May 23: Image gallery updated.
May 18: News updated.
May 18: Tabs section updated.
May 13: Image gallery updated.
April 5: UK clinics announced.
April 1: Notes from the road updated.
April 1: Image gallery updated.
March 5: Tour page updated.
February 25: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
February 11: Image gallery updated.
February 10: Tour reviews updated.
February 4: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
January 29: Image gallery updated.
January 27: Tabs section updated.
January 24: Image gallery updated.
January 20: San Diego & Tempe shows cancelled.
January 20: Image gallery updated.
January 20: Tour reviews updated.
December 19: Notes from the road updated.
November 15: SMB/Dixie Dregs Tour date added.
November 14: Tour page updated.
November 6: Image gallery updated.
October 19: SMB/Dixie Dregs Tour announced!
October 19: News updated.
October 15: Image gallery updated.
September 16: Notes from the road updated.
August 9: Tour page updated.
August 6: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
August 4: Tour page updated.
July 28: Today is Steve's birthday!
July 19: News updated.
July 10: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
June 18: Image gallery updated.
June 6: UK dates for 2007 announced.
June 5: Image gallery updated.
June 2: Discography updated.
June 1: Official DVD store opens today.
May 21: Image gallery updated.
May 20: Notes from the road updated.
May 20: News updated.
May 14: 1971-2007 tour itinerary updated.
May 11: Discography updated.