Steph Johnson and The Cut, founded and based in Humboldt County, in Northern California, is comprised of lead singer Steph johnson, Lead Guitarist Mike Molina, drummer Jahsua Vella, bass player Aaron McLaughlin and guitarist/founder Utah Blue.

Paying homage to classic rock, with a bit of blues, country, alternative, punk and metal mingled in, Steph Johnson and The Cut evokes the nostalgia of great music of the past but instilled with an originality that refreshingly parallels with current times.

Steph Johnson and The Cut, are primed to reach all music lovers with their latest release. Among many accolades, the band has completed national tours with bands Moonshine Bandits and Rehab, as well as jammed at SXSW and lit up the iconic Whisky A Go Go stage in Hollywood California on Sunset Strip.


Fast rocking band on their way to the top, one of Nor Cal’s best of the best right here!!!

– Eryn Snodgrass

Saw these cats a few years ago in Newport, Kentucky. ..F’n killed it…can’t wait to see em again..for now it’s just YouTube vids…

– Les Sebastian III

One of the first Rockers I have ever really liked. Killer vocals and guitar solos.

– Allen Johnston