Steve Farris was born on May 1st, 1957 in Fremont, Nebraska and
raised on the banks of the Platte River by his mother who was a
professional artist and his father who was an avid outdoorsman, hunter,
fly fisherman, and an accomplished wildlife photographer. His mother has
been represented in many national galleries and his father's
photography on many covers of leading magazines.
Steve's professions include a recording artist, studio musician,
songwriter, record producer, advertising music composer and hunting
property developer. He is the co-founder, co-writer and lead guitarist
of the multi-platinum rock group Mr. Mister. He has had 2 #1 singles and 1 #1 album. His #1 album, "Welcome to the Real World"
has sold over 4 million albums. Steve has also been nominated for two
Grammy's. He has recorded and/or played with over 150 artists including
Kiss, Rod Stewart, Whitesnake, Dolly Parton, Eddie Money, Madonna, Tori
Amos and Graham Nash. Steve has been a composer for many advertisements
to include Budweiser, Chrysler, Bell South and Audi.
“Farris Hunting Development” was next formed, allowing him to
participate in his other passion – hunting. Steve has developed 4
waterfowl hunting clubs as well as consulting on various other
properties. He is currently serving on Ducks Unlimited "National
Conservation Programs Committee" as well as appearing on various TV
hunting shows such as Dangerous Game, Ruger's Outdoor Adventures, World of Beretta and past shows such as Bird Hunter's Journal and America's Outdoor Journal. Steve has also co-hosted Beretta Waterfowler's Edge with Sean Mann.
Steve currently spends his time between his finely tuned Nebraska
hunting clubs and Nashville, where he can keep up his music career.