Bob Howe - My Musical Life

I was born in England in 1956 on the shortest day of the year and later moved to Australia where my birthday falls on the longest day of the year! Now, celebrating forty years as a professional working musician, here are the beginnings of a musical memoir. I’ll be adding more stories as I recall them and hopefully you’ll get to know many of the wonderful people and places that have filled my career so far…

Robert, the little drummer boy  1. 1960s – growing up in England, school days…
 2. Early 1970s – flying to Australia, first band, folk clubs…
 3. Mid-70s – Festival Records, meeting the stars…
 4. 1977 – full-time music, to England and back…
 5. 1978-79 – Reg Lindsay, TV, producing LPs…
 6. Early 80s – Elvis, Melbourne, Johnny Chester, Donna Fisk..
 7. Mid-80s – Around the world, Frank Ifield, Lennon…
 8. Late-80s – Gospel and Nashville, to America and back…
 9. Early 1990s – Guy Mitchell, Val Doonican…
10. Late-90s – TV, Slim Dusty, Anne Kirkpatrick, Kitty Wells...
11. 2000 and onwards – Awards, radio, the story continues…
Bob Howe - 2012