My Story

Steve was born into a musical family in Southern California and credits his love of music to his Bohemian upbringing. When he was ten years old, Steve began writing and playing songs in various local bands. After receiving his Culinary Arts degree, he moved on to Maui, Hawaii where he soaked up the musical influences of island life. It was there that he dedicated his life to the pursuit of his passion, and continues creating records with lyrical poetry that captivates his listeners.

Steve recently completed his latest album 'Different Town' which won the LA Music Critic Award for 'Best Male Album'. He is a performer's performer which means it is not unusual to go to one of his shows at LA's famous Hotel Cafe and be surrounded by celebrities. He exudes soul- inspiring passion through his musical and lyrical abilities which does not go unnoticed by his fellow artists. Steve's talent has been sought out for years by the likes of screen entertainers such as Christian Kane, Jensen Ackles, Elisabeth Harnois, Alex Pettyfer, Wilmer Valderrama, Cris Judd and many others. This respect has landed Steve's music in numerous film and television placements throughout the years providing world wide exposure. Three of Steve's albums were mixed by Jeff Juliano, Grammy award winner for John Mayer, Dave Matthews and Ben Harper.

If you can make it to a Steve Carlson concert you'll find yourself engulfed in a sea of people singing and dancing in a full-on celebration of music.