Steamroller - The James Taylor Tribute
Steamroller is an 8-piece band led by American singer-songwriter Sam Hyman. A masterful tribute to the music of James Taylor, Sam’s Steamroller show features captivating performances of James Taylor favorites with singalongs, and an engaging look at the stories behind the creation of these timeless, and classic additions to the American Songbook. Sam’s uncanny resemblance to James, and his astonishing capture of Taylor’s vocal and guitar styles leaves audiences applauding for more and feeling like they’ve just seen and heard the legend himself!
Sam’s original music has been featured in television and theatrical productions around the globe. Sam received his degree in music composition from the prestigious D’Angelo School of Music, and has since worked with music industry greats such as Crosby Stills & Nash, Mitch Ryder, Aimee Mann, and 10,000 Maniacs, to name a few. Sam collaborated with Praz (Fugees, Wyclef Jean, Lauren Hill) on Dante Thomas’s cover of Sam’s original song FLY, the title cut of Dante’s freshman Atlantic Records release. Sam’s original song “You’re In My Heart” was featured on CBS Television’s The Young and the Restless.