Kev Rowe is an american singer-songwriter. He has released 9 highly praised studio albums. He continues to garner national attention for his intimate, personal, singing style and lyrics. He has over 42,000 fans on Facebook, over 28,000 followers on Instagram, over 135,000 video views on Youtube, and his music is listened to worldwide on Pandora, Spotify, and iTunes. Kev also played lead guitar for 9 years in his touring americana band Big Leg Emma who hailed out of Jamestown, NY, Rowe’s hometown.
Kev has been a touring musician for 20 years now doing over 1000 gigs. Throughout the years he has met a lot of interesting and amazing people. Recently he opened for songwriting legends America and was asked to play the encore "Horse with No Name" to a sold-out audience at the legendary Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, VA. He also made his debut at the #1 songwriting venue in NYC, The Living Room, and also at the legendary spot, The Bitter End. Over the years he's shared the stage with an incredible list of musicians (see below).
Kev lives in western, NY, home to a very fertile and loyal roots music scene. When he's not recording or writing at home he's on the road playing his personal tunes.
-14th Annual Billboard Song Contest -3 honorable mentions
- "Singer-songwriter of the year" -CCMA's
-Great American Song Contest -finalist
-Unisong International Songwriting Competition -finalist
-Pacific Songwriting Competition -judge favorite
-"Best Solo Musician of chautauqua county" -word magazine
-Great American Song Contest -honor award
-United Kingdom Songwriting Contest -semi-finalist
-"Chautauqua county's person of the year" -word magazine
Throughout the years Kev has shared the stage with...
Derek Trucks Band
Del McCoury Band
Donna the Buffalo
and many others...