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Mike Stern

g, *1953 US, Boston
Musician of Jazz and Rock

Mike Stern (born January 10, 1953) is a six-time Grammy nominee American jazz guitarist. After playing for a few years with Blood, Sweat & Tears, he landed a gig with drummer Billy Cobham and then broke through with trumpeter Miles Davis' band from 1981 to 1983, and again in 1985. Following that he launched a solo career, releasing more than a dozen albums.

  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Backing Vocals
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • R&B/Soul
  • Pop
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Chromazone on Time In Place by Mike Stern
Little Shoes on Upside Downside by Mike Stern
Mood Swings on Upside Downside by Mike Stern
Nu Som on Eleven by Mike Stern & Jeff Lorber Fusion
Righteous on Eleven by Mike Stern & Jeff Lorber Fusion
Straight No Chaser on Standards by Mike Stern
Seven Thirty on Odds Or Evens by Mike Stern
Silver Lining on These Times by Mike Stern
Eastern Kaleidoscope on Eastern Kaleidoscope by Usein Bekirov, Max Malyshev & Mike Stern
Upside Downside on Upside Downside by Mike Stern

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Jan Gunnar Hoff Group Featuring Mike SternJan Gunnar Hoff Group Featuring Mike Stern2018Album
TripMike Stern2017Album
StillCristiano Parato With Dennis Chambers, Lele Melotti, Ricky Portera, Luca Scarpa, Mike Stern, Dave Weckl2015Album
EclecticEric Johnson, Mike Stern2014Album
All Over The PlaceMike Stern2012Album
Riding GiantsCristiano Parato With Mike Stern And Dave Weckl2011Album
ChromazoneDanish Radio Big Band Feat. Mike Stern2010Album
Don't Jay WalkJay-Tee Featuring Mike Stern, Alain Caron, Martijn van Iterson2010Album
Big NeighborhoodMike Stern2009Album
Mike Stern Band - The New Morning Paris ConcertMike Stern2008Album
LifecycleYellowjackets Featuring Mike Stern2008Album
Who Let The Cats Out?Mike Stern2006Album
55 Bar SummitHiram Bullock, Haru Takauchi, Leni Stern, Mike Stern2006Album
Live - The Paris ConcertMike Stern Featuring Richard Bona, Dennis Chambers, Bob Franceschini2006Album
Back On The CornerDavid Liebman, Anthony Jackson, Mike Stern, Tony Marino, Marko Marcinko, Vic Juris2006Album
Beyond The BlueAndrea Marcelli With Mitchel Forman, Eddie Gomez, Bob Mintzer, Mike Stern2005Album
Group LiveBob Berg, Mike Stern2004Album
These TimesMike Stern2003Album
Billy Cobham's Glass MenagerieBilly Cobham's Glass Menagerie − Mike Stern / Michał Urbaniak / Gil Goldstein / Tim Landers2002Album
4 Generations Of MilesGeorge Coleman, Mike Stern, Ron Carter, Jimmy Cobb2002Album
VoicesMike Stern2001Album
VoicesMike Stern2001Album
PlayMike Stern1999Album
55 Bar SessionsHiram Bullock, Haru Takauchi, Leni Stern, Mike Stern1998Album
Give And TakeMike Stern1997Album
Between The LinesMike Stern1996Album
Vertical RealityJerry Bergonzi, Mike Stern, George Mraz, Billy Hart1994Album
Is What It IsMike Stern1994Album
Standards (And Other Songs)Mike Stern1992Album
DedicationBunny Brunel, Mike Stern, Billy Childs, Vinnie Colaiuta1992Album
Odds Or EvensMike Stern1991Album
Radio EditsMike Stern1991Single
JigsawMike Stern1989Album
Time In PlaceMike Stern1988Album
Before You GoMike Stern1988Single
Upside DownsideMike Stern1986Album
Live Tokyo 86Steps Ahead − Michael Brecker • Mike Mainieri • Darryl Jones • Mike Stern • Steve Smith1986Album
NeeshMike Stern1983Album
High StandardsSteve Slagle, Mike Stern, Teddy Saunders, Harvie Swartz, Victor Lewis1982Album
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