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About IAN

Ian Taylor Sutton is a pedal steel guitarist and utility musician based in the San Francisco Bay Area. There, he has earned a reputation as the go-to steel guitarist in San Francisco's storied music scene. In addition to pedal steel guitar, Ian is also accomplished on guitar, Dobro, lap steel, mandolin, and vocals making him the consummate utility musician. 


Busy as ever, he can be found playing in several bands locally, on the road with Actual Wolf, and has toured in support of artists including Chris Stapleton and Trampled by Turtles, to name a few. 


Ian is available for touring and live performances as well as remote and in-studio recording sessions.

“PS Ian Taylor Sutton? That dude makes the pedal steel sing! Seriously.

– No Depression
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THU 11/14
w/ Felsen
Ivy Room
Albany, CA
THU 11/21
w/ Jesse Daniel
The Broken Spoke
Austin, TX
FRI 11/22
w/ Jesse Daniel
The Dirty South
Angleton, TX
FRI 11/23
w/ Jesse Daniel
The Lonesome Rose
San Antonio, TX
FRI 11/24
w/ Jesse Daniel
Little Longhorn Saloon
Austin, TX
SAT 12/7
w/ Moonshine Maybelline
Fireside Lounge
Alameda, CA

Ian proudly uses Ernie Ball

strings and accessories.