Birth Place: Holloway, London, England
Years Active: since 1964
Genres: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock, Pop, Jazz, Psychedelic Rock
Stephen James "Steve" Howe (born 8 April 1947 in Holloway, North London, England) is an English guitarist, known for his work with the progressive rock group Yes, after replacing Peter Banks in 1970. He has also been a member of The Syndicats, Bodast, Tomorrow, Asia and GTR, as well as having released 17 solo albums as of September 2009.