Rick Steward has been blowing away audiences across the world with his infectious songwriting, blistering guitar work and a soulful voice that packs a punch. The high-octane live show will have you captivated from the first chord through to the last, delivering a truly unique performance. Rick has spent the better part of his life touring Australia and Internationally, as well as being a guitar maker and endorsed as a motorcyclist travel blogger as part of the ‘Saigon To Paris’ team (saigontoparis.com) for riding halfway around the world.
Debut single ‘Follow Me’ was recorded in Los Angeles with producer and mixing engineer Eric Sarafin (Ben Harper, Tom Petty, Foreigner). The two put together a dream rhythm section consisting of drummer Adam Topol (Jack Johnson), bassist Juan Nelson (Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals) and Violinist & Banjoist Dennis Caplinger (Eric Clapton). Rick has three independent releases available, writing and recording for his debut album is happening but no date is set for release.
2017 is proving to be an exciting one, recently returning to home soil from a couple of years touring abroad. Rick’s passion has reignited and it’s time to get the band into the studio and tour new material in Australia throughout the summer. Tours are currently being booked so stay tuned.
‘One-man band extraordinaire Rick Steward kicked the night into overdrive with his set that was part country, part rock and electrifying in all regards.’ – FasterLouder.com
‘How the fuck am I going to go on after that!?’ – Dan Sultan
‘That was a sick set!’ – Ash Grunwald
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