Bill Dobrow Quintet

Thursday, July 25


Bill Dobrow is a drummer, percussionist and music producer living in New York City. He has a broad range of experience touring with and recording for some of his generation's most celebrated artists, including: The Black Crowes, Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono, Norah Jones, Martha Wainwright, Lisa Loeb, Jesse Harris, and Joseph Arthur & The New Professionals, featuring Mike Mills of R.E.M.. Recent television appearances include The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and The Conan O'Brien Show. He is a frequent performer in the New York downtown music scene, with his own groups as well as with other artists. Recent NYC shows include Patti Smith, Rhymefest, Anthony Wilson and Vinicius Cantuaria. In between his New York schedule, he is also currently playing some festival dates on the road with Valerie June.

In Brazil, Bill can be heard on chart topping records by Maria Gadú, Tiago Iorc and others. He co-produced the album "Sub Rosa" in Rio for Grammy Award winning songwriter, Jesse Harris, featuring luminaries such as Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes), Bill Frisell, Melody Gardot, and others.