Frank Steel


SteelyMan is the Artiste name of North-East Producer/Songwriter Frank Steel Albums include "STEELYMAN 1" and " BLUES FROM HORDEN COLLIERY" and now has written songs for his band 'The New NOTE' and the debut album 'NOTIFICATION'






What is music to you? What does it give you?

music is a great friend.

What is your music dream?

to be recognised as a songwriter

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

share wealth, knowledge and music with everyone.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

need your love so bad- fleetwood mac

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Free, Fleetwood Mac, David Bowie ,Stones and Beatles.

What inspires you to make music?

when I hear a great song or see a live act playing with real passion.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

to relay in my music what touches me in life.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

love it, it feeds my energy.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

more local outlets for original acts and a vehicle for getting new stuff out there.

What do you think of Drooble?

haven’t got into it much yet, but so good so far.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

people who are unprofessional.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

I attend local gigs and host a local website

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

be market savvy, work with like minded musicians,use top notch equipment, get in front of people and never give up.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Ben Poole, Sticky Fingers, The Note,