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Rob W Carlson

Rob W Carlson

Singer Songwriter / World / jazzyworldelectronicacousticblues Lexington, MA  US
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Death Drives A Go Kart
Death Drives A Go Kart
An Ounce of Brain
An Ounce of Brain
I Know (live Skypiece)
I Know (live Skypiece)
Coming at Ya!
Coming at Ya!
Hotel Vermont (in Rio)
Hotel Vermont (in Rio)


Rob Carlson - 32/20 Blues on Chronicle


  • 2014

    Nov 22

    Boxborough, MA, US | 8:00pm
  • 2014

    Nov 15

    Red Hook, NY, US | 1:00pm

    A very hip cafe. Great food and coffee, and a very cool audience to play for. I play from 1-3PM

  • 2014

    Oct 22

    Concord, MA, US | 7:30pm

    A great place for dinner and drinks. Very hip people run the cafe. A fun place to hear music!

  • 2014

    Aug 30

    Templeton, MA, US | 1:00pm

    Benefit Forward Strides Therapeutic Horsemanship, a great cause!! There will be food, swimming, pony rides, games. Cash bar

  • 2014

    Jun 21

    Cambridge, MA, US | 3:00pm

    We have a 1 hour set across from Out of Town News, Near the store, Body Shop, next to the T stop


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  • CHIMERA (Artist)
  • Ed Layne (Artist)
    Ed Layne
    Hi Rob, thanks for introducing me to your fabulous work here. Just had a listen to 'An Ounce of Brain' and thoroughly enjoyed the originality and virtuosity on that track. Aw...
  • Ron Zykan (Artist)
    Ron Zykan
    Just had a great listen to your songs, you might enjoy hearing my producer here on Reverbnation, under Ed Layne Music and watch the new video.
  • Robert Steven Hunt (Artist)
    Robert Steven Hunt
    Beautiful, original and creative instrumental music tracks and songs, you are very talented, keep up the wonderful work! Thanks for sharing your music with the world. God B...
  • Suburban Cry (Artist)
    Suburban Cry
    Very cool mix of styles and genres! Love it!
  • Rick BeauSoleil (Artist)
    Rick BeauSoleil
    Hip Waders Great stuff Amazing Mix of Genres Besy to Ya 2015 rick B.


  • You Better Call Someone


Sounds Like: Sting, Steely Dan, Stevie Winwood, Peter Gabriel, Frank Zappa

Bio: Rob graduated from Berklee College in 1997. He focused on jazz arranging, the music of Brazil and lyric writing. I have also studied voice (8 years) with Joanne Messier (Boston Conservatory). Studied with Rich Falco and Toshi Iseda before Berklee

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Posted a new song: "Death Drives A Go Kart" http://t.co/lpsnOQz5oq http://t.co/pNKEP3XhtP


“On his new CD, You Better Call Someone, Carlson steps out on his own and offers up seven well penned songs that feature superb playing, excellent vocals and clever songwriting that touches down on pop, blues, jazz and folk. The album is rich with musical and vocal magic and features the powerhouse tracks in the progressive slide masterpiece "Pay Hay Okee," the honky tonk of "You Got To Be Shitting Me," the clever "100 Decibel Shoes," and the Latin infused "Toxic Cameo." [D.S.] ”

— Douglas Sloan, Metronome Magazine - Boston

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Q: Rob, I saw you at the Acton Jazz Cafe March 17 and you were unbelieveably amazing. I did not have a chance to go over and tell you that night, which I regret. Awesome. Ed Loechler

A: Ed, Thank you for the kind words it's appreciated! Let me know if you have a website to check out your tunes. I love checking out new talent. Working on TV and Film submissions for plugger in TX. Got back from knee surgery, when I recover I'll be hitting the open mikes, please stop by and say hello. All the best!!

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