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Dan Bowlds

Rank #2 US Gatewood, KY Folk


Sounds Like: John Prine, Gordon Lightfoot, James Taylor

Bio: I grew up the oldest son of a small sustenance farmer in rural western Kentucky. By today's standards, we were "dirt poor". There was no indoor plumbing or "running water" in our house, one that was built with hand tools by settlers before the Civil War. We used coal and wood for cooking and ... See Full Bio

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Dan Bowlds has a show on 09/16/2014 at 07:00 PM @ Clifton's Pizza in Louisville, KY http://www.reverbnation.com/q/534j3t #concert

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  • Tue

    Sep 16

    Louisville, KY, US | 7:00pm
    Clifton's Pizza
    Louisville, KY, US
    Tue Sep 16 7:00pm


    Playing in the round with Danny Flanigan and Tom Boone at Clifton's Pizza in Danny Flanigan Plus Two weekly show. Show is from 8pm - 10pm

  • Sat

    Jul 12

    owensboro, KY, US | 7:00pm

    owensboro, KY, US
    Sat Jul 12 7:00pm


    Will be having a CD release show for my new album Little Dirt Road. No cover charge. Tips will be accepted and the CDs will be for sale. Show will start at 7pm and go until 9pm Richard Clark and Kevin Bowlds will be accompanying me.

  • Fri

    Jun 27

    Louisville, KY, US | 7:00pm

    Louisville, KY, US
    Fri Jun 27 7:00pm


    Dan Bowlds, Alanna Fugate, Lisa Sandell, and Ed Burch will be playing in the round from 7 - 10pm

  • Sat

    Jun 14

    Louisville, KY, US | 7:30pm

    Louisville, KY, US
    Sat Jun 14 7:30pm


    Will be playing a set of original songs for the Kentucky Homefront series located at the Clifton Center 2117 Payne St. Louisville, KY.

  • Sat

    Jun 7

    Owensboro, KY, US | 9:00am
    Owensboro Regional Farmer...
    Owensboro, KY, US
    Sat Jun 07 9:00am


    Will be singing and playing at the Farmer's Market from 9am - 11am Stop by and check out the food selection from local farmers and merchants while I attempt to entertain you! :)

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  • inleni (Artist) inleni
    Great feel!
  • Anna Johnson (Artist) Anna Johnson
    Folk/Americana music perfection! Love how your lyrics paint word pictures and draw the listener in. Your songs speak to real life and real feelings. I died in the coal mine...
  • Kristine (Artist) Kristine
    Enjoying Lover's Lullaby right now, Dan - great!
  • Natalie Gelman (Artist) Natalie Gelman
    Cool new song! Love the way you spelled the title too, definitely fits with the feel and everything! :)
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Q: thank you dan it was nice to meet you and I would like to fan u back take care
A: Thank you Marceia! And it was nice meeting you too! I think that is the best part about open mics and writer's rounds, meeting new songwriters and sharing songs with them. :) I think I already fanned you, I'll check.

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