Fishman Artist // Stephen MouginStephen has been playing music since the age of 6 when his father showed him three chords on an old Madera guitar. He moved on to Mandolin two years later and began his long voyage to Nashville. After earning his bachelors degree in Music Education from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Stephen became the Choral Director at the Mahar Regional School in nearby Orange. Teaching Chorus, Theory, General Music, and Producing/Directing the Musicals, Stephen learned the value of being a well rounded musician.
In June of 2002, he moved to music city to join the Valerie Smith band and has since played with Jim Lauderdale, Melonie Cannon, Randy Kohrs, and Audie Blaylock to name a few, and has played stages around the world including the Grand Old Opry. Stephen is currently guitarist/vocalist in the Sam Bush band and hopes to remain there for quite some time!!
"I just discovered that the Loudbox Mini is the perfect rehearsal amp! Plenty of volume, big tone and easy to carry!! I'm a huge fan!" - Stephen Mougin