Rob Townsend (born 7 July 1947) is an English rock and blues drummer. He was the drummer for progressive rock band Family and later The Blues Band.  Biography Townsend was born near Frog Island, Leicester, England, where he spent his teenage years playing in various bands, such as the Beatniks, Broodly Hoo and Legay.
Rob Townsend - sax, flute and percussion. Rob Townsend. Photo © Kenny Mathieson. Despite a propensity for hitting things in a broadly rhythmic fashion, Rob Townsend started playing the sax when he got fed up with carting drums around and has never looked back.
Mr Rob Townsend ROLE: Senior Lecturer in Music SCHOOL: Arts & Creative Industries DEPARTMENT: School of Arts TELEPHONE: +44 (0)20 8411 5714 EMAIL: R.Townsend@mdx.ac.uk Biography & Qualifications Learning & Teaching Interests Research Outputs & Interests Engagement & Impact
31 de jul. de 2016 · Rob Townsend went from a successful Americana band in Texas to New York City, where he came out and is now writing music for the LGBT community. NPR's Elise Hu talks to him about his journey....
31 de jul. de 2020 · Jonas Reingold has joined forces with fellow Steve Hackett band members drummer Craig Blundell and multi-instrumentalist Rob Townsend to form a new band, The Backstage. The band will release their debut album, Isolation, through Reingold Records on September 25.
A peek behind the scenes, as Rob Townsend records his soprano sax solo for 'Broken', one of the tracks on Nick Magnus' fifth album 'N'monix'.
4 de abr. de 2017 · I made this video for Rob's birthday on 02.07.17. These are snippets of the concert in Offenbach, Capitol with Steve Hackett and band on 04.04.17. Filmed by ...