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”
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]”
Headlight Dreams is the first international solo release by South African singer-songwriter Steve Louw. Helmed by internationally renowned producer Kevin Shirley (John Hiatt, Joe Bonamassa, The Black Crowes) and recorded in Nashville, Tennessee with top local musicians, the album sees Steve exploring new ground as a songwriter as he addresses issues near to his heart.Continue reading “Headlight Dreams – Steve Louw | Rough Trade”
ARTICLE CONTRIBUTED BY VICIOUS KID PR | PUBLISHED ON TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2021 From Grateful Web FULL ALBUM, HEADLIGHT DREAMS, DUE OUT IN MAY The much-revered South African singer/songwriter/guitarist, Steve Louw releases, “Crazy River,” the first track from his forthcoming album, Headlight Dreams to be released in May via BFD/The Orchard. The song itself is an upbeat, transcendent ode toContinue reading “SOUTH AFRICAN SINGER/SONGWRITER STEVE LOUW – NEW ALBUM “HEADLIGHT DREAMS” OUT IN MAY”
Friday 16 August 2013 at Alma Cafe, Alma rd, Rosebank @7.15pm. Contact Alma Cafe for a booking. 021 685 7377 Tables have to be pre-booked. The show includes dinner, Willem and Steve will be doing two sets playing acoustic and electric.
Compilation album released on the Epic label on the 4th October 1999. Catalogue number CDEPC 8120 R. Compilation produced by Kevin Shirley and Steve Louw. Tracks: Destiny [3.20] 1999 recording Mr Green [4.17] from Going Down With Mr Green Run To Me [4.47] from Horizon Waiting For The Dawn [5.20] from Waiting For The DawnContinue reading “Listen to Best Of The Decade”
In 1996, Big Sky won the FNB Music Award for “Best SA Rock Act” for the album Horizon. This album set a new standard for SA rock albums and sold over 10,000 copies.