is an American Christian rock
band formed in Tampa, Florida
in 1997 by guitarist Steve Henderlong. They primarily play a style of alternative rock
and hard rock
music. The band released, Beyond Broken
, a studio album
, in 2010, with Hollar Records.
39 Stripes is a Christian rock
band from Tampa, Florida
, founded in 1997. Its members are guitarist/vocalist, Steve Henderlong, bassist Ray Schurr, and drummer/vocalist Josh Daugherty. Having released three well-received independent projects, 39 Stripes (1997), Saving Me A Place EP (2002), Burn EP (2005), and Beyond Broken from Hollar Records (2010), 39 Stripes has toured extensively, self-booking hundreds of shows and sharing the stage with top artists including Jars of Clay, newsboys, Stryper, and Flyleaf. In addition to appearing on Petra’s 2005 “Farewell Tour,” 39 Stripes has showcased its talents at major festivals Atlanta Fest and Ichthus, while performing on behalf of Gibson Guitars at the summer 2005 National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show. The band has been covered by major media outlets, Billboard, Guitar World, Vintage Guitar, and the St. Petersburg Times while receiving endorsements from major companies like PRS Guitars, Suhr Guitars & Amplification, [http://rhodesamplification.com/artists KSR Amplification], [http://www.eminence.com/artists/steve-henderlong/ Eminence Speakers], Crush Drums, Seymour Duncan, [http://www.ghsstrings.com/users/5367068 GHS Strings], [https://web.archive.org/web/20150905055551/http://www.floydrose.com/artists/steve-henderlong Floyd Rose], George L's Cables, [http://www.fishman.com/artists/steve-henderlong Fishman], TonePros, [http://rockettpedals.com/artists/ Rockett Pedals], Hipshot, Jim Dunlop, and Express and Pop-Icon clothing.
, a studio album
and video, was released on October 26, 2010, by Hollar Records.
Steve Henderlong - guitar/vocals
Ray Schurr - bass
Josh Daugherty - drums/vocals
39 Stripes (1997, 39 Stripes Music)
Saving Me A Place (2002, 39 Stripes Music)
Burn (2005, 39 Stripes Music)
Beyond Broken (October 26, 2010, Hollar Records)
On August 4, 2012 the band was featured as key characters in the Christian political thriller "In God We Trust", a novel by Lenora S. Gauthier. Even though the novel was fiction, the band members portrayed themselves, including Steve Henderlong who doubled as a spy and as the guitarist for 39 Stripes.