Steve Lawson (musician)
He has released a number of albums on his own Pillow Mountain label, including solo works and various duets. All of these feature the live looping of multiple layers of both traditional and unusual bass generated sounds. He has also toured with groups supporting Level 42 and 21st Century Schizoid Band, on shared bills with other solo artists, such as Michael Manring and as a duo with his wife, singer Lobelia.
He is highly active and visible on the internet, interacting with fans and other musicians and using web technology such as Twitter to promote his own career and the work of other independent musical acts. He co-hosts a forum with Michael Manring at talkbass.com and is a regular contributor to thedudepit.com, basschat.co.uk and activebass.com.
Steve is also a music journalist, and was a regular contributor to Bassist and Guitarist Magazine, as well as writing for The Independent On Sunday, Third Way Magazine, Bass Player and Bass Guitar Magazine.
He teaches bass in North London.
- And Nothing But The Bass (2000)
- Lessons learned from an aged feline, pt I (2001)
- Not Dancing For Chicken (2002)
- Grace And Gratitude (2004)
- Lessons learned from an aged feline, pt II (2004)
- Behind Every Word (2006)
- Lessons learned from an aged feline, pt III (2006)
- Ten Years On: Live In London (2010)
- 11 Reasons Why 3 is Greater than Everything (2011)
- Believe in Peace (2012)
- Conversations (2003) - with Jez Carr
- For The Love Of Open Spaces (2003) - with Theo Travis
- It's not going to happen (2003) - with Theo Travis
- Calamateur v Steve Lawson (2007) - with Calamateur
- Live In Nebraska (2008) - with Lobelia
- Numbers (2008) - as Lawson/Dodds/Wood (with Roy Dodds & Patrick Wood)
- Slow Food (2010) - with Trip Wamsley
- Infralab (2010) - with Trip Wamsley
- Live So Far (2010) with Lobelia (wife)
- stevelawson.net - Official Website
- myspace.com/solobassstevelawson - Official Myspace Page
- Steve Lawson on Twitter - Official Twitter account for "Solo Bass" Steve Lawson
- Steve Lawson Interview | Fretless Bass Guitar Hub - 2011 Interview with Blogger Tommy Landry
- Steve Lawson Interview | FretlessBass.com - Interview on FretlessBass.com