Grammy Award winning Songwriter/Musician
Whether performing at the world’s most famous music festivals or playing intimate acoustic sets, Steve Smith has done it all. The Grammy winning Artist has also composed for television and film and remixed Platinum selling artists such as Madonna and Justin Timberlake. Following a bidding war for the band Dirty Vegas in early 2001, Steve and his band mates Paul and Ben Harris signed with legendary UK label Parlophone- home to The Beatles, Coldplay and Radiohead.
With the release of their first album, the band went on to tour the four corners of the globe, developing a reputation as a powerful and entertaining live act. In a two year meteoric rise, the band headlined their own worldwide tour and also supported such artists as Moby, Underworld, and Groove Armada.
Dirty Vegas stole the show at a number of international festivals including Coachella (USA), V Festival (UK), Roskilde (Denmark), and Fuji Rock (Japan).
In the same period, memorable performances on late night TV shows such as David Letterman and Jay Leno demonstrated that Steve and his partners were more than just studio musicians.
This climb to the top of the charts ultimately garnered the band three Grammy nominations, landing the
Grammy award for “Best Electronic Song”. Dirty Vegas was the first electronic act to be nominated for a Grammy and the first recipients of Best Dance Recording. Read more …