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Steve Miller Band

Steve Miller's career has encompassed two distinct stages: one of the top San Francisco blues-rockers during the late '60s and early '70s, and one of the top-selling pop/rock acts of the mid- to late '70s and early '80s with hits like "The Joker," "Fly Like an Eagle," "Rock'n Me," and "Abracadabra." Miller was turned on to music by his father, who worked as a pathologist but knew stars like Charles Mingus and Les Paul, whom he brought home as guests; Paul taught the young Miller some guitar chords and let him sit in on a session. Miller formed a blues band, the Marksmen Combo, at age 12 with friend Boz Scaggs; the two teamed up again at the University of Wisconsin in a group called the Ardells, later the Fabulous Night Trains. Miller moved to Chicago in 1964 to get involved in the local blues scene, teaming with Barry Goldberg for two years.

He then moved to San Francisco and formed the first incarnation of the Steve Miller Blues Band, featuring guitarist James "Curly" Cooke, bassist Lonnie Turner, and drummer Tim Davis. The band built a local following through a series of free concerts and backed Chuck Berry in 1967 at a Fillmore date later released as a live album. Scaggs moved to San Francisco later that year and replaced Cooke in time to play the Monterey Pop Festival; it was the first of many personnel changes. Capitol signed the group as the Steve Miller Band following the festival.

The band flew to London to record Children of the Future, which was praised by critics and received some airplay on FM radio. It established Miller's early style as a blues-rocker influenced but not overpowered by psychedelia. The follow-up, Sailor, has been hailed as perhaps Miller's best early effort; it reached number 24 on the Billboard album charts and consolidated Miller's fan base. A series of high-quality albums with similar chart placements followed; while Miller remained a popular artist, pop radio failed to pick up on any of his material at this time, even though tracks like "Space Cowboy" and "Brave New World" had become FM rock staples. Released in 1971, Rock Love broke Miller's streak with a weak band lineup and poor material, and Miller followed it with the spotty Recall the Beginning: A Journey from Eden. Things began to look even worse for Miller when he broke his neck in a car accident and subsequently developed hepatitis, which put him out of commission for most of 1972 and early 1973.

Miller spent his recuperation time reinventing himself as a blues-influenced pop/rocker, writing compact, melodic, catchy songs. This approach was introduced on his 1973 LP, The Joker, and was an instant success, with the album going platinum and the title track hitting number one on the pop charts. Now an established star, Miller elected to take three years off. He purchased a farm and built his own recording studio, at which he crafted the wildly successful albums Fly Like an Eagle and Book of Dreams at approximately the same time. Fly Like an Eagle was released in 1976 and eclipsed its predecessor in terms of quality and sales (over four million copies) in spite of the long downtime in between. It also gave Miller his second number one hit with "Rock'n Me," plus several other singles. Book of Dreams was almost as successful, selling over three million copies and producing several hits as well. All of the hits from Miller's first three pop-oriented albums were collected on Greatest Hits 1974-1978, which to date has sold over six million copies and remains a popular catalog item.

Miller again took some time off, not returning again until late 1981 with the disappointing Circle of Love. Just six months later, Miller rebounded with Abracadabra; the title track gave him his third number one single. The remaining albums released in the '80s -- Italian X Rays,1984; Living in the 20th Century, 1986; and Born 2B Blue, 1988 -- weren't consistent enough to be critically or commercially successful. The early '90s saw Miller return to form with Wide River (the title track becoming a Top 40 chart entry) and the release of a retrospective box set compiled by the artist himself. Miller continued to headline shows into the 2000s, sharing the bill with classic rock acts such as 2008 tourmate Joe Cocker. He also announced the impending release of a new studio album of R&B covers. In 2010, the band released Bingo!, the first release on Miller's own Space Cowboy Records. ~ Steve Huey & Al Campbell
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Selected Discography

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Track List: Let Your Hair Down (Special Edition)

1. Snatch It Back And Hold It

2. I Got Love If You Want It

3. Just A Little Bit

4. Close Together

5. No More Doggin'

6. Pretty Thing

7. Can't Be Satisfied

8. Sweet Home Chicago

9. Love The Life I Live

10. The Walk

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Track List: Bingo!

1. Hey Yeah

2. Who's Been Talkin'

3. Don't Cha Know

4. Rock Me Baby

5. Tramp

6. Sweet Soul Vibe

7. Come On (Let The Good Times Roll)

8. All Your Love (I Miss Loving)

9. You Got Me Dizzy

10. Ooh Poo Pah Doo

11. Ain't That Lovin' You Baby

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Track List: Young Hearts: Complete Greatest Hits

1. Take The Money And Run

2. Abracadabra

3. Rock'n Me

4. Swingtown

5. The Joker

6. Living In The U.S.A.

7. Space Intro

8. Fly Like An Eagle

9. Threshold

10. Jet Airliner

11. Space Cowboy

12. Jungle Love

13. Serenade

14. Cry Cry Cry

16. Wide River

17. Wild Mountain Honey

19. My Dark Hour

20. Who Do You Love

21. I Want To Make The World Turn Around

22. Dance Dance Dance

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Track List: The Best Of 1968-1973

1. The Joker

2. Living In The U.S.A.

3. My Dark Hour

4. Going To The Country

5. Shu Ba Da Du Ma Ma Ma Ma

6. Going To Mexico

7. Come On In My Kitchen

8. Evil (live)

9. Song For Our Ancestors

10. Your Saving Grace

11. Quicksilver Girl

12. Seasons

13. Space Cowboy

14. Gangster Of Love

15. Kow Kow Calqulator

16. Little Girl

17. Don't Let Nobody Turn You Around

18. Jackson-Kent Blues

19. Sugar Babe

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Track List: Abracadabra

1. Keeps Me Wondering Why

2. Abracadabra

3. Something Special

4. Give It Up

5. Never Say No

6. Things I Told You

7. Young Girl's Heart

8. Goodbye Love

9. Cool Magic

10. While I'm Waiting

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Track List: Greatest Hits 1974-78

1. Swingtown

2. Jungle Love

3. Take The Money And Run

4. Rock'n Me

5. Serenade

6. True Fine Love

7. The Stake

8. The Joker

9. Fly Like An Eagle

10. Threshold

11. Jet Airliner

12. Dance, Dance, Dance

13. Winter Time

14. Wild Mountain Honey

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Track List: Book of Dreams

1. Threshold

2. Jet Airliner

3. Winter Time

4. Swingtown

5. True Fine Love

6. Wish Upon a Star

7. Jungle Love

8. Electro Lux Imbroglio

9. Sacrifice

10. The Stake

11. My Own Space

12. Babes in the Wood

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Track List: Fly Like An Eagle

1. Space Intro

2. Fly Like An Eagle

3. Wild Mountain Honey

4. Serenade

5. Dance Dance Dance

6. Mercury Blues

7. Take The Money And Run

8. Rock'n Me

9. You Send Me

10. Blue Odyssey

11. Sweet Marie

12. The Window

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Track List: Living In The U.S.A.

1. Living In The U.S.A.

2. Space Cowboy

3. Don't Let Nobody Turn You Around

5. Gangster Of Love

6. Lovin' Cup

7. Quicksilver Girl

8. Your Saving Grace

9. Motherless Children

10. Mary Lou

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Track List: The Joker

1. Sugar Babe

2. Mary Lou

3. Shu Ba Da Du Ma Ma Ma Ma

4. Your Cash Ain't Nothin' But Trash

5. The Joker

6. The Lovin' Cup

7. Come On In My Kitchen

8. Evil

9. Something To Believe In

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Track List: Anthology

1. I Love You

2. Going To The Country

3. Baby's House

4. Kow Kow

5. Your Saving Grace

6. Going To Mexico

7. Space Cowboy

8. Living In The U.S.A.

9. Journey From Eden

10. Seasons

11. Motherless Children

12. Never Kill Another Man

13. Don't You Let Nobody Turn You Around

14. Little Girl

15. Celebration Song

16. My Dark Hour

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Track List: Number 5

1. Good Morning

2. I Love You

3. Going To The Country

4. Hot Chili

5. Tokin's

6. Going To Mexico

7. Steve Miller's Midnight Tango

8. Industrial Military Complex Hex

9. Jackson-Kent Blues

10. Never Kill Another Man

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Track List: Sailor

1. Song For Our Ancestors

2. Dear Mary

3. My Friend

4. Living In The U.S.A.

5. Quicksilver Girl

6. Lucky Man

7. Gangster Of Love

8. You're So Fine

9. Overdrive

10. Dime-A-Dance Romance

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Track List: Brave New World

1. Brave New World

2. Celebration Song

3. Can't You Hear Your Daddy's Heartbeat

4. Got Love 'Cause You Need It

5. Kow Kow

6. Seasons

7. Space Cowboy

8. Lt's Midnight Dream

9. My Dark Hour

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Track List: Children Of The Future

1. Children Of The Future

2. Pushed Me To It

3. You've Got The Power

4. In My First Mind

5. Beauty Of Time Is That It's Snowing (Psychedlic B.B.)

6. Baby's Callin' Me Home

7. Steppin' Stone

8. Roll With It

9. Junior Saw It Happen

10. Fanny Mae

11. Key To The Highway

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Track List: Circle Of Love

1. Heart Like A Wheel

2. Get On Home

3. Baby Wanna Dance

4. Circle Of Love

5. Macho City

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Saw the SMB open for the Grateful Dead years ago; the power to the entire sound system went out; Stevie and the band were laughing their heads off, playing without amplificatio n , and all the Deadheads kept dancing, singing ALL the words.
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<3
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Smooth vocals, great lyrics = big,tall, sexy Steve Miller.


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I said music was my drug of choice to a woman that I loved and still do! We were listened to Allison crouse on the way to do some eaten and large time drunken. I understand when u say drug of choice.
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Good tune
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Loving This,good memories!!! :-)
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I hate this giy
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A Brito
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How bout an ENCHIRITO LOL

that's a mix of an enchilada and

burrito TACO BELL :/
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Cool band
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I really do need a cheeseburger ! !
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Somebody give me a CHEESEBURGER !
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I think Steve Miller Band is great I can listen them never get tired listen to them
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Love this song Classic
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Classic Steve Miller, this song Totally rocks, Rock'n Me. Keep on a Rockin me baby! Oh yeah baby! The Steve Miller Band rocks America! Rock on!
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I haven't heard this song in a long time.
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One night in Los Angele's I was at a Van Morrison show and he was joined by Steve Miller! All I can say is WHAT A SHOW....
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Joker. Smoker, midnite toker, love your peaches shake your tree !
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Where's the lyrics?
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Love it.
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On my birthday in 1989 spent the evening with Steve and My younger brother, got to Jam on the harmonica for one song with them.
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Smiling. This song gets me every time.
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Saw SMB AT Rockford
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Love this song.
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rock me baby your my baby Mike your mimi
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Yep this song does put you in a good mood and makes you want to sing along!
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Saw Steve outdoors at Laconia Nh in 09 loved them
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Rock n me great song all time great so is Steve Miller Rock On !
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❤️JET AIRLINER ❤️THE STEVE MILLER BAND‼️ ❤️PANDORA‼️
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One of the best songs ever. Always puts me in a better mood. Smiling and foot tapping as I type this. The power of good music.
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Can you listen to twentyonepil o t s
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Love this song!
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Big 'ol Jed had a light on.
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Always enjoy Steve Miller Band
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Awesome band!!!!
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He wasn't called Stevie Guitar Miller for nuthin! Have rocked out since the 60's with this cat. He hasn't lost a step. Many thanks Steve.
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Loved, Loved , Loved his performance in Biloxi on 07/22/16...h o p e to see him again soon!
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STEVE MILLER BAND totally awesome..
We saw them 7/23/2016 #HOUSTON they sound the same! Real music real musicians! I love that!☆♡☆♡☆ JAMOUT♡♡♡
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Steve Miller Band awesome band great songs
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" LIVING IN THE U.S.A." AND LOVIN IT! THE STEVE MILLER BAND ROCKS! LOVE PANDORA!
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Great song from the Steve Miller band.
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