Scott Stephens

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Scott Stephens of Liquid Blue


Scott Stephens

Singer, songwriter, surfer, skater and more, Scott Stephens is the driving force behind the musical group Liquid Blue. His group has performed in more countries than any other, bringing music, smiles and a message of unity to people across the globe. The "World's Most Traveled Band" holds a Guinness World Record and has released 16 albums including a Top-10 Billboard Hit. For more on Liquid Blue, visit

Scott is a graduate of Alaska Pacific University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a minor in Fine and Performing Arts.

After graduating from APU, Scott moved to San Diego and opened Encinitas Insurance Agency. He earned several designations including CLU, ChFC, CIC and others. His agency achieved "National Conference" more that 12 times.

As a teenager growing up in Los Angeles, Scott founded Raw Power Magazine, a mostly underground publication covering punk and hard rock music. During the magazines three year tenure, he interviewed the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, David Lee Roth, Iggy Pop, Ted Nugent and many others.

His first job as a singer was with L.A. based Electric Warrior, a band that featured current Liquid Blue guitarist Michael Vangerov (The Groveler). Michael and Scott were 18 when they started performing together and still perform today as "Two From Blue.

Scott first put on a pair of roller skates at age 7 and at age 18 he became a pro roller derby skater with the Los Angeles Thunderbirds. He skated and traveled with Roller Games for four years and continues to skate regularly, bringing his skates on almost every Liquid Blue road trip. The book "Roller Derby Requiem" features Scott as the subject on an entire chapter.

A realist with utopian dreams, Scott is an environmentalist, a peace activist and passionate about a variety of social issues. An advocate of a green living driving an all-electric Tesla Roadster; investing in only socially screened mutual funds; using locally grown organic foods and much more. For more info, see

Individuals who have inspired Scott include Ralph Nader, Jimmy Carter, Muhammad Ali, Howard Zinn, Nelson Mandela, Gandhi, Leo Tolstoy, John Muir, Cesar Chavez, Noam Chomsky, Martin Luther King, Bernie Sanders and many  more.

Favorite musical acts include Yes, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Neil Young, Peter Gabriel and early Genesis, Bob Marley, The Beatles, U2, REM, Sex Pistols, Iggy Pop, Black Eyed Peas, Green Day, Muse, The Black Keys, Radiohead and any artists unafraid to speak the truth. See Influences.

Essential Albums: Rocks/Aerosmith, Fragile/Yes, Stand/Sly & the Family Stone, IV/Led Zeppelin, Never Mind The Bullocks/Sex Pistols, Cheap Trick/Cheap Trick, Aladdin Sane/David Bowie, Raw Power/Iggy Pop, Lamb Lies Down/Genesis, Olias of Sunhillow/Jon Anderson, Beggar's Banquet/Rolling Stones.

Scott has traveled to 118 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all seven continents. Of the more than 500 cities he has visited, Amsterdam and Paris are his favorites.

Vices include (but not limited to) Absinthe, Kava, Coca tea, Yerba Mate, Organic/free trade coffee, organic chocolate and organic wines. Most of these vices were formed as a result of Liquid Blue international performances. For example Scott was introduced to Absinthe in the Czech Republic; Kava in Fiji, Coca Tea in Peru and Mate in Argentina.

Currently Scott lives in Ocean Beach, San Diego CA and is managing and occasionally performing with Liquid Blue. He also performs with offshoots of the band, Shades of Blue and Acoustic Blue