Stemsy Hunter

Real Name:
Harold Hunter
Profile:
Saxophonist from Omaha, Nebraska. Stemsy Hunter At 14, Hunter started out in 1959 in a band with Curly Martin called Daddy Long Legs & The Rocking Nighthawks. Later he was in Andre Lewis's group, Andre Lewis & the New Breed. In 1968 via his friend Buddy Miles, he became a member of The Electric Flag and stayed with it until its break up. In the 1970s, he played on the Buddy Miles Live album, a couple of albums by Maxayn, and the Nanette Workman album by Nanette Workman.

He produced the album, Full Court Press for Calvin Keys which was released in 1985. In the 1990s he was a member of Buddy Miles And The Mighty Rhythm Tribe which included Marlo Henderson and fellow Ohama musicians, Bill Rich and Andre Lewis . Along with Nadine Alexander, Roosevelt Caldwell, Suzie Cappetta, Richard Martinez, Ken Roberts and Scotty Varneau, he performed musically on the Red Hot & Blues album by Jimmy Ellis (3).

In later years he was performing as a solo act covering various genres including R&B, Jazz and Country. He was also a member of a small ensemble called Stems, Ned, Elaine & Pat. As of 2018, he was playing in a group called Curly Martin & Friends.

Hunter also plays flute, guitar, bass guitar and sings. He sang the song "With Time There Is Change" on the 1968 Electric Flag album, An American Music Band.
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Vocals

CS 9714 Stemsy Hunter - An American Music Band album art The Electric Flag With Time There Is Change (as Stemsy) The Electric Flag - An American Music Band (Album) Columbia CS 9714 US 1968 Sell This Version
SRM 1-608 Stemsy Hunter - A Message To The People album art Buddy Miles Buddy Miles - A Message To The People (Album) Mercury SRM 1-608 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
DRS 1019 Stemsy Hunter - More Miles Per Gallon album art Buddy Miles Buddy Miles - More Miles Per Gallon (Album) Casablanca DRS 1019 New Zealand 1975 Sell This Version
LAKE 2020 Stemsy Hunter - The Mighty Rhythm Tribe album art Buddy Miles And The Mighty Rhythm Tribe Please Don't Stop My Heart (as Stemsy) Buddy Miles And The Mighty Rhythm Tribe - The Mighty Rhythm Tribe(CD, Album) Lakeside LAKE 2020 Switzerland 1993 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

4-44307, ZSP 119993 Stemsy Hunter - Groovin’ Is Easy / Over-Lovin’ You album art The Electric Flag, An American Music Band* The Electric Flag, An American Music Band* - Groovin’ Is Easy / Over-Lovin’ You (Single) Columbia 4-44307, ZSP 119993 US 1967 Sell This Version
SBP-473581, OS 3240 Stemsy Hunter - You Are What You Eat (Original Soundtrack Recording) album art Various Freakout Various - You Are What You Eat (Original Soundtrack Recording) (Comp, Album) Columbia Masterworks SBP-473581, OS 3240 New Zealand 1968 Sell This Version
HC 1033 Stemsy Hunter - A Long Time Comin' album art The Electric Flag The Electric Flag - A Long Time Comin'(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) Columbia HC 1033 US 1968 Sell This Version
CS 9714 Stemsy Hunter - An American Music Band album art The Electric Flag The Electric Flag - An American Music Band (Album) Columbia CS 9714 US 1968 Sell This Version
SRM-2-7500 Stemsy Hunter - Buddy Miles Live album art Buddy Miles Buddy Miles - Buddy Miles Live (Album) Mercury, Mercury, Mercury SRM-2-7500 US 1971 Sell This Version
SRM 1-608 Stemsy Hunter - A Message To The People album art Buddy Miles Buddy Miles - A Message To The People (Album) Mercury SRM 1-608 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
CP 0103 Stemsy Hunter - Maxayn album art Maxayn You Can't Always Get What You Want and 3 more… Maxayn - Maxayn (Album) Capricorn Records CP 0103 US 1972 Sell This Version
CP 0110 Stemsy Hunter - Mindful album art Maxayn I Want To Rest My Mind (as Stemsy) and 3 more… Maxayn - Mindful (Album) Capricorn Records CP 0110 US 1973 Sell This Version
DRS 1019 Stemsy Hunter - More Miles Per Gallon album art Buddy Miles Buddy Miles - More Miles Per Gallon (Album) Casablanca DRS 1019 New Zealand 1975 Sell This Version
PAC-11205 Stemsy Hunter - Nanette Workman album art Nanette Workman Nanette Workman - Nanette Workman(LP, Album) Pacha PAC-11205 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
BS 3123 Stemsy Hunter - Crackin' album art Crackin' Crackin' - Crackin' (Album) Warner Bros. Records BS 3123 US 1977 Sell This Version
S-6380 Stemsy Hunter - Phylliss album art Phylliss Bailey Phylliss Bailey - Phylliss(LP, Album) Americom Records S-6380 US 1978 Sell This Version
ATC 9540 Stemsy Hunter - Real Eyes album art Gil Scott-Heron A Legend In His Own Mind and 1 more… Gil Scott-Heron - Real Eyes (Album) Arista ATC 9540 US 1980 Sell This Version
FM-6085 Stemsy Hunter - Last Tango In Venice album art East West Band East West Band - Last Tango In Venice(LP, Album) Firstophone FM-6085 Taiwan 1983 Sell This Version
P-17721, P 17721 Stemsy Hunter - The Best Of The Electric Flag album art The Electric Flag The Electric Flag - The Best Of The Electric Flag(LP, Album, Comp) Back-Trac Records & Tapes, Back-Trac Records & Tapes, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products P-17721, P 17721 US 1984 Sell This Version
LAKE 2020 Stemsy Hunter - The Mighty Rhythm Tribe album art Buddy Miles And The Mighty Rhythm Tribe Do Me A Favour and 2 more… Buddy Miles And The Mighty Rhythm Tribe - The Mighty Rhythm Tribe(CD, Album) Lakeside LAKE 2020 Switzerland 1993 Sell This Version
JMANCD 007 Stemsy Hunter - Midwest Funk album art Various Master Groove (as Harold and 2 more… Various - Midwest Funk(CD, Comp, RM) Jazzman JMANCD 007 UK 2003 Sell This Version
ROC-3311 Stemsy Hunter - Live 1968 album art The Electric Flag Featuring Erma Franklin The Electric Flag Featuring Erma Franklin - Live 1968(CD, Album) RockBeat Records ROC-3311 US 2015 Sell This Version
K8147 Stemsy Hunter - Red Hot & Blues album art Jimmy Ellis (3) Jimmy Ellis (3) - Red Hot & Blues(CD, Album) Kris Records K8147 US Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

CS 9714 Stemsy Hunter - An American Music Band album art The Electric Flag Soul Searchin' (as Stemsy) The Electric Flag - An American Music Band (Album) Columbia CS 9714 US 1968 Sell This Version
CP 0103 Stemsy Hunter - Maxayn album art Maxayn Jam For Jack Maxayn - Maxayn (Album) Capricorn Records CP 0103 US 1972 Sell This Version