Steve Rodda is a UK East Midlands jazz guitarist. He is part of "P.R.S." , the house band of Stray’s Coffee Shop in Newark, plays regularly with the group"Decent Chaps," and leads his own small ensembles.
Steve Rodda was influenced by Django Reinhardt, Martin Taylor and Julian Lage. Although primarily known as a jazz guitarist, Steve Rodda also loves reggae, ska, country and blues.
Steve Rodda first began playing the guitar in 1976 and a year later formed a reggae/ska band playing mostly original music. He attended Bishop Grosseteste University College in Lincoln England.