New Video To Be Launched 24 September 2021

My grandfather was a railroadman and in the 1930s my father rode trains looking for work. To me, trains symbolise our attempts to bend nature to our will – and we’re seeing that trying to do that will never work. Silence will always return to the plains, the wind will blow, tracks will crumble andContinue reading “New Video To Be Launched 24 September 2021”

New Video: Get Out Of My Heart by Steve Louw, released 30 July 2021

From the album “Headlight Dreams” available to stream/download at: https://orcd.co/SteveLouwHeadlightDreams STEVE LOUW ONLINE https://stevelouw.com/ https://instagram.com/stevelouw/ https://twitter.com/stevelouwmusic https://facebook.com/stevelouwmusic/ https://sptfy.com/stevelouw https://apple.co/3iKTV9g

Dead Men Don’t Tour, Rodriguez in South Africa 1998 (TV Documentary)

This documentary was shown on South African Television this week, 20 years ago. Footage from this documentary features strongly in the Oscar winning film, Searching For Sugar Man. Directed by Tonia Selley and featuring Big Sky, “Dead Men Don’t Tour”, was first broadcast on SABC 3 at 9.30pm on the 5th July 2001 just after ‘Ripley’s BelieveContinue reading “Dead Men Don’t Tour, Rodriguez in South Africa 1998 (TV Documentary)”

Big Sky presents Heart & Soul [DVD]

This live performance includes three original Steve Louw songs that have never been released as studio recordings: “Mama”, “Bound And Chained” and “Ten Men”. Heart & Soul was recorded live at The Little Theatre, Cape Town on 31 October and 1 November 2008. Released on DVD in 2009 by Sony Music Entertainment, catalogue number: DVBSP3211.Continue reading “Big Sky presents Heart & Soul [DVD]”

Illuminating Headlight Dreams

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”

Steve Louw new album ‘Headlight Dreams’ out today & featuring Joe Bonamassa | Music Exchange

In less than 3 weeks since the single release with Joe Bonamassa entitled “Wind in your Hair” Spotify figures reveal over 68 000 listeners and over 98 000 streams of the song “Wind in your Hair “ – a remarkable feat! Steve Louw shines on Headlight Dreams Cape Town, 7 May 2021 – It’s hard toContinue reading “Steve Louw new album ‘Headlight Dreams’ out today & featuring Joe Bonamassa | Music Exchange”

Best of The Decade Released in 1999

Steve Louw has released a compilation of the best tracks off his three albums, and Best Of The Decade is a worthy title and damn fine album. Besides the older hits like ‘Waiting For The Dawn’, Diamonds And Dust’, ‘Slow Dancing’, ‘One Cut With A Knife’, ‘Run To Me’, ‘Wasted’, and ‘Strange Room’, there are two newContinue reading “Best of The Decade Released in 1999”