Dave Rowe (musician)

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Dave Rowe
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Background information
Birth nameDavid B. Rowe
Born(1973-04-10)April 10, 1973
Lewiston, Maine, U.S.
GenresFolk, sea shanty, Celtic
Occupation(s)Folk Singer
Instrument(s)Vocals, bass guitar, guitar, banjo, mandolin, piano, tin whistle
Years active1988 - present
LabelsOuter Green

David B. Rowe, is a folk singer from Maine.[1]

Rowe was born in Lewiston, Maine on April 10, 1973, the only son, one of two children of Tom Rowe and his wife Joanne Demers. He also has three half sisters from his father's second marriage. He is a third generation musician following his father Tom and mother Joanne, an uncle and both grandfathers. Rowe was the first bass player for the Makem Brothers, the sons of famous Irish musician Tommy Makem. Rowe studied musical composition at the Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford.[2] While performing as a guitarist and vocalist with his father Tom Rowe as Rowe by Rowe, they added Denny Breau, brother of Lenny Breau and became Turkey Hollow.[3][4] Rowe is also Choir Director of the First Universalist Church, Auburn, Maine.[5]


  • Rowe by Rowe (1996) – Tom and Dave Rowe – Outer Green OGR8933
  • Turkey Hollow Consort (1999) - Turkey Hollow - Outer Green OGR8944
  • Live Turkey! (2001) - Turkey Hollow - Outer Green OGR8948
  • By the Way (2002) – Dave Rowe - Outer Green OGR8949
  • Big Shoes (2004) – Dave Rowe – Outer Green OGR8956
  • Rolling Home (2005) – Dave Rowe (Trio) – Outer Green OGR8959
  • The Good Life (2006) – Dave Rowe (Trio) – Outer Green OGR8962
  • A Holiday Concert (2007) – Dave Rowe Trio with Denny Breau and Phil House - Outer Green OGR8964
  • Three's a Charm (2007)- Dave Rowe (Trio) - Outer Green OGR 8965
  • The Music Never Dies (2009) - Dave Rowe – Outer Green OGR8969
  • Greatest Hits (2010) – Squid Jiggers - Dave Rowe label VLM0001
  • 33 1/3 (2011) Squid Jiggers – CD Baby / Dave Rowe label VLM0002
  • All of the Dreams (2014) - Dave Rowe – Dave Rowe label VLM0013
  • In Retrospect (2015) - Dave Rowe - Dave Rowe label
  • Live at Baldwin's Station (2016) - Dave Rowe - Dave Rowe label


  1. ^ Alarik, Scott (January 26, 2006). "The Dave Rowe Trio". The Boston Globe. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015.
  2. ^ O'Reilly, Kevin (November 18, 2004). "Dave Rowe Trio". SonicBids.
  3. ^ "Dave Rowe and the Dave Rowe Trio". ArtistData. October 18, 2014. Archived from the original on October 23, 2014. Retrieved October 18, 2014.
  4. ^ Gutch Jr., Frank (April 10, 2007). "The Good Life". Folk and Acoustic Music Exchange.
  5. ^ "Our Staff". First Universalist Church. October 18, 2014.

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