"Playtime" Review by smooth-jazz-de in Germany

Guitarist Steve Watson was in earlier time a member of The Bruce Hornsby Band. Currently he is an adjunct professor at Furman University. His solo projects areWatson's Riddle (2011) and Heat Up (2015). In May 2016 he released his latest…

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West Coast Music Magazine

"Playtime" has made the list of the best of West Coast Music Magazine's new smooth releases for July 2016.

Smooth Jazz Daily Review July 2016

Steve Watson – Playtime  

Playtime is the follow up to Steve Watson“s 2015 highly acclaimed CD Heat It Up with the hit single “Mary Anna”. This new CD is produced by Steve, along with track produced by Chuck Loeb…

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Playtime Review July 12th 2016

Critically acclaimed guitarist, Steve Watson is flanked by world class musicians and storming the charts with his brand new contemporary jazz album, PLAYTIME 

Steve Watson’s PLAYTIME, features Chuck Loeb, Jeff Lorber, Jimmy Haslip and Gary Novak! 

Upbeat, smooth…

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Playtime review 


Fresh off his critically acclaimed 2015 album HEAT IT UP - which reached #12 on the Indie chart - South Carolina guitarist/composer Steve Watson keeps the momentum rolling with his latest single "Playtime." The…

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Mary Anna

Pleased to announce  that as of 2-23-15 "Heat It Up" with the single "Mary Anna" is #1 in SPINCREASE on After one week on the Radio Radar chart it is #21 and #40 on the Indie chart. Hope this…Read more

Heat It Up Review from a listener

Here's a Review from a satisfied customer.

A fantastic, fresh album. Steve Watson and his band are as good as it gets in the contemporary jazz/ funk world.

Steve is extremely musical and a very surprising improvisor. There's a mix…Read more