by Brian Currin, June 2021, originally appeared on SugarMan.org Back in early April 2021, I read a press release announcing a new album coming from Steve Louw and it included the video of a song called “Crazy River”. I loved the big open spaces this song evoked (and enhanced by the video) and the subtleContinue reading “Illuminating Headlight Dreams”
By Kerneels Breytenbach (read original review in Afrikaans) Old rockers never really retire; in fact if there’s still a flame burning in them they get better and better as the years go by. Steve Louw is such a rocker, and his new album, Headlight Dreams, is note-for-note proof. In each of the guises we’ve comeContinue reading “Review: Steve Louw – Headlight Dreams”
By Nils Van Der Linden Steve Louw is a storyteller. From the slow train of 1990’s ‘Waiting On The Dawn’ that “takes us back to the dreams and hopes we had when we were young”, to the restless wanderer of 2008’s ‘The Wind Blows’, the singer-songwriter has created imagery as vivid as the music thatContinue reading “Steve Louw: Headlight Dreams | Graffiti. Punctuated”
From The South African Headlight Dreams is the first international solo release by Steve Louw. The South African chatted to the South African singer-songwriter and his dog, Ringo. by Jason Curtis Steve Louw is something of a rare South African treasure. This naturally gifted singer-songwriter is responsible for some of the past four decades’ finest popContinue reading “Steve Louw’s backstory to realising ‘Headlight Dreams’ | The South African”
From Biz Community, by Martin Myers It’s hard to believe the last music we heard from Steve Louw arrived seven long years ago. With the wait now finally over, fans right around the world are already embracing the pop-rock icon’s return with arms wide open. The past year has been a rich and hugely rewardingContinue reading “#MusicExchange: Steve Louw releases new album Headlight Dreams | Biz Community”
A collection of Blues tunes from the Steve Louw catalogue.
From Jive Talking & Eyeballing by Ernesto Garcia Marques, April 2021, edited by Brian Currin, May 2021 Anyone who supported local South African music will remember All Night Radio, the blues rock band from Stellenbosch who were truly world class. I have been meaning to interview Steve for the longest time and now that heContinue reading “Great Local Musicians #2020-45: Steve Louw, last heard on All Night Radio | Jive Talking & Eyeballing”
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