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Donovan Howard

Singer/songwriter

 

About

A Musical Journey

Music has the power to transport us to another time and place. Donovan loves to harness that power with a broad audience of fellow music lovers and passionate musicians alike. Ever since a young age he has found great joy and satisfaction in making music and sharing it with fans and people all over the world. Take a look around the site to get to know Eastern Kentucky's Donovan Howard and all that he has to offer.

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West Virginia Coal Miner

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Having been born and raised in eastern Kentucky it seams only natural that a songwriter would write about coal mining eventually. The odd thing is the title of the song. Although this could translate to any miner in the world.

 

Upcoming Events

  • FESTIVAL OF THE RED
    Slade
    Sep 11, 2020, 12:00 PM – Sep 13, 2020, 11:00 PM
    Slade, Slade, KY 40376, USA
  • LIVINGSTON HOMECOMING
    Livingston
    Sep 04, 2020, 7:00 AM – Sep 05, 2020, 6:00 PM
    Livingston, Livingston, KY 40445, USA
  • HSC SHOWCASE
    Cairn Coffee House
    Aug 07, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Cairn Coffee House, 17 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391, USA
  • 3RD FRIDAY FOLK
    Carnegie Community Arts Center
    Jul 17, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Carnegie Community Arts Center, 107 N Main St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
    Great evening of live acoustic music on the lawn at The Carnegie art center Somerset Ky.
  • Festival of the Red
    Red River Gorge
    Jun 26, 2020, 1:00 PM – Jun 28, 2020, 5:00 PM
    Red River Gorge, Red River Gorge, Kentucky 40387, USA
    Festival of the red. Red river gorge
  • Mila's Suburban Cafe
    Mila's Suburban Cafe
    Jun 11, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Mila's Suburban Cafe, 606 Taywood Rd, Englewood, OH 45322, USA
    Great food, live music with Donovan Howard
  • Trash Bash at Rockcastle Riverside
    Rockcastle Riverside
    Jun 06, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Rockcastle Riverside, 4211 Lower River Rd, Livingston, KY 40445, USA
    Great weekend, lots of music food and friends located at Rockcastle riverside campground. Come for the music stay for fun.
  • Grateful Eds BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Apr 18, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
    Great food, cold drinks, live music
  • Edisto S. Carolina
    Edisto Beach
    Apr 03, 2020, 7:00 PM – Apr 05, 2020, 11:00 PM
    Edisto Beach, Edisto Beach, SC, USA
    TBD
  • Tunes at noon
    Carnegie Community Arts Center
    Mar 27, 2020, 12:00 PM
    Carnegie Community Arts Center, 107 N Main St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
    Lunch at Carnegie art center
  • Tate's sessions
    Berea
    Mar 26, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Berea, Berea, KY, USA
    Singer songwriter Donovan Howard will be delivering songs and story in a new listening room in Berea Ky.
  • Twisted Cork
    Twisted Cork
    Mar 07, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Twisted Cork, 3344 Partner Pl # 6, Lexington, KY 40503, USA
  • LVFDP BENEFIT
    Livingston
    Mar 06, 2020, 5:30 PM
    Livingston, Livingston, KY 40445, USA
    Great food green music for a great cause
  • Whistle stop
    The Whistle Stop
    Feb 21, 2020, 7:00 PM
    The Whistle Stop, 216 E Main St, Glendale, KY 42740, USA
    Great food drinks and Free music
  • Vienna Coffee House
    Vienna Coffee House
    Feb 08, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Vienna Coffee House, 212 College St, Maryville, TN 37804, USA
    Tn. Songwriter week
  • Grateful Ed's BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Jan 18, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
    Live music great BBQ
  • Purple Fiddle
    Purple Fiddle
    Jan 05, 2020, 1:00 PM
    Purple Fiddle, 96 State Hwy 32, Thomas, WV 26292, USA
    Free two hour performance 1 pm - 3 pm
  • Wanderlust coffee and tea
    Wanderlust Coffeehouse & Wine Lounge
    Jan 04, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Wanderlust Coffeehouse & Wine Lounge, 17 N Main St, Philippi, WV 26416, USA
    Singer songwriter Donovan Howard telling stories and singing original music.
  • Purple Fiddle
    Purple Fiddle
    Jan 04, 2020, 1:00 PM
    Purple Fiddle, 96 State Hwy 32, Thomas, WV 26292, USA
    Free two hour set of original music by Donovan Howard
  • Country Boy Brewing
    Country Boy Brewery
    Nov 16, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Country Boy Brewery, Lane’s Run, Business Park, 101 Innovation Way, Georgetown, KY 40324, USA
    Fun night of songs and stories
  • The Crow's Nest
    The Crow's Nest
    Nov 01, 2019, 10:00 PM
    The Crow's Nest, 4544 Eighth St W, Cincinnati, OH 45238, USA
  • Songwriters Class & Concert
    Mount Vernon
    Oct 26, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Mount Vernon, Mt Vernon, KY, USA
    Free class on beginning songwriting and free concert to follow.
  • Abettor Brewing Company
    Abettor Brewing Company
    Oct 12, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Abettor Brewing Company, 301 W Lexington Ave, Winchester, KY 40391, USA
    Singer songwriter Donovan Howard performing original songs with stories and a few covers mixed in 8pm
  • Hop's Fork Stanton Kentucky
    Location is TBD
    Oct 05, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Great food drinks & live music all in Stanton Ky. I'll be there telling tales and singing songs. Swing by for a beautiful fall evening.
  • Bittersweet festival
    Mount Vernon
    Oct 05, 2019, 1:00 PM
    Mount Vernon, Mt Vernon, KY, USA
    Mt. Vernon Bittersweet festival right after the parade. I'll be telling stories and singing songs.
  • Whistle stop cafe
    The Whistle Stop
    Sep 27, 2019, 7:00 PM
    The Whistle Stop, 216 E Main St, Glendale, KY 42740, USA
    Great night of music
  • Grateful Eds BBQ
    Location is TBD
    Sep 20, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Great BBQ DRINK SPECIALS & MUSIC
  • Brousards Delta Kitchen
    Broussard's Delta Kitchen
    Sep 14, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Broussard's Delta Kitchen, 135 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324, USA
    Great night of music and food.
  • Private event with Jon New
    Location is TBD
    Sep 07, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Fund raising concert
  • Livingston homecoming weekend
    Livingston Fire Department
    Sep 06, 2019, 7:00 PM – Sep 08, 2019, 11:00 PM
    Livingston Fire Department, 9254, Main St, Livingston, KY 40445, USA
  • Rainer's Cafe & Bar
    Rainer's Cafe & Bar
    Aug 31, 2019, 6:30 PM
    Rainer's Cafe & Bar, 610 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601, USA
  • Twisted Cork
    Location is TBD
    Aug 16, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Donovan live singing songs telling lies.
  • Bearded man festival
    Location is TBD
    Aug 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – Aug 18, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Killer lineup on this one
  • Mila's Suburban Cafe
    Mila's Suburban Cafe
    Aug 10, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mila's Suburban Cafe, 606 Taywood Rd, Englewood, OH 45322, USA
  • Muggswigz Coffee & Tea Company
    Muggswigz Coffee & Tea co.
    Aug 09, 2019, 8:30 PM
    Muggswigz Coffee & Tea co., 137 Walnut Ave NE, Canton, OH 44702, USA
  • Westside Bowl
    Westside Bowl
    Aug 08, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Westside Bowl, 2617 Mahoning Ave, Youngstown, OH 44509, USA
    Singer songwriter Donovan Howard performing in at The Westside Bowl
  • Annabell's Bar & Lounge
    Annabell's
    Aug 07, 2019, 10:30 PM
    Annabell's, 784 W Market St, Akron, OH 44303, USA
  • Springwater Supper Club & Lounge Nashville
    Location is TBD
    Aug 05, 2019, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Original music with guest
  • Phat Bites Nashville
    Phat Bites
    Aug 05, 2019, 5:00 PM
    Phat Bites, B., 2730 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214, USA
    Great food, drinks & Music
  • The camp at MidCity Huntsville
    The Camp
    Aug 04, 2019, 3:00 PM
    The Camp, 5909 University Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35805, USA
    Live performance by Donovan
  • Herzog Music Cincinnati
    Herzog Music
    Aug 03, 2019, 1:00 PM
    Herzog Music, 811 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
    Singer songwriter Donovan Howard performing live
  • Taffy's of Eaton
    TAFFYs of Eaton - The Music Mecca of the
    Aug 02, 2019, 8:00 PM
    TAFFYs of Eaton - The Music Mecca of the, 123 E Main St, Eaton, OH 45320, USA
  • Mag Bar Louisville
    Magnolia Bar
    Aug 01, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Magnolia Bar, 1398 S 2nd St, Louisville, KY 40208, USA
    Three songwriters one night
  • The Whistle Stop
    The Whistle Stop
    Jul 27, 2019, 7:00 PM
    The Whistle Stop, 216 E Main St, Glendale, KY 42740, USA
    Live music
  • Summit City on Main
    Summit City
    Jul 26, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Summit City, 214 Main St, Whitesburg, KY 41858, USA
  • Grateful Eds BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Jul 13, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
  • Trash Bash
    Location is TBD
    Jul 04, 2019, 12:00 PM – Jul 06, 2019, 1:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    Festival gig, will be a great weekend
  • Festival of the Red
    Callies Lake And Campground In Red River
    Jun 29, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Callies Lake And Campground In Red River, 5515 Campton Rd, Stanton, KY 40380, USA
    Live @ Festival of the Red
  • WDVX Blue Plate Special
    Cable Mill Visitors Center
    Jun 20, 2019, 11:00 AM
    Cable Mill Visitors Center, Cable Mill Rd, Townsend, TN 37882, USA
    Free lunch show
  • Wanderlust coffeehouse & Wine lounge
    Wanderlust Coffeehouse & Wine Lounge
    Jun 14, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Wanderlust Coffeehouse & Wine Lounge, 17 N Main St, Philippi, WV 26416, USA
    Spend an evening with Donovan Howard & Special guest Matt Hatfield @ Wanderlust coffee & Wine in Philipi West Virginia
  • Butchers pub
    The Butchers Pub
    Jun 07, 2019, 8:00 PM
    The Butchers Pub, 112 E Kentucky Ave, Pineville, KY 40977, USA
    Live no cover
  • Thursday night live London
    Laurel County Circuit Court Clerk's Offi
    Jun 06, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Laurel County Circuit Court Clerk's Offi, 305 S Main St, London, KY 40741, USA
    Thursday night downtown London Ky. Myself and 3 songwriters in a round. Great music great fun.
  • Twisted Cork Songwriters in the round
    Twisted Cork
    Jun 03, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Twisted Cork, 3344 Partner Pl # 6, Lexington, KY 40503, USA
    9 songwriter doing threerounds of three
  • Estill county library
    Estill County Library
    May 28, 2019, 6:30 PM
    Estill County Library, 246 Main St, Irvine, KY 40336, USA
    Live free concert
  • Midland Frosty Freeze
    Location is TBD
    May 24, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • WRVK 1460
    WRVK
    May 15, 2019, 11:00 AM
    WRVK, 235 Red Foley Rd, Mt Vernon, KY 40456, USA
    Live @ 11am
  • Carnegie Comunity arts featuring
    Location is TBD
    May 11, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Art , music and food all day
  • JarFly Brewing Co.
    Jarfly Brewing Company
    May 10, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Jarfly Brewing Company, 103 W Mt Vernon St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
    Donovan Howard & Logan Hall songwriter night 8pm no cover
  • Wilderness trail brewery
    Wilderness Trail Distillery
    May 03, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Wilderness Trail Distillery, 4095 Lebanon Rd, Danville, KY 40422, USA
    Live with Cody Meece on gtr.
  • Live @ Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Apr 27, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
  • Grateful Ed’s BBQ Anniversary
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Apr 20, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
    Anniversary weekend
  • Maiden city brewery songwriters sessions
    Maiden City Brewing Company
    Apr 19, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Maiden City Brewing Company, 123 E Pike St, Cynthiana, KY 41031, USA
    Songwriter sessions
  • Live @ Butchers Pub
    The Butchers Pub
    Apr 05, 2019, 8:00 PM
    The Butchers Pub, 112 E Kentucky Ave, Pineville, KY 40977, USA
    Live music. Playing all your favorites
  • In support of Eric Bolander
    Jarfly Brewing Company
    Mar 30, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Jarfly Brewing Company, 103 W Mt Vernon St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
    Eric Bolander Album release party
  • Van Morrison Tribute
    Jarfly Brewing Company
    Mar 22, 2019, 8:00 PM
    Jarfly Brewing Company, 103 W Mt Vernon St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
  • CCR Tribute
    Cosmic Charlie's
    Mar 17, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Cosmic Charlie's, 105 W Loudon Ave, Lexington, KY 40508, USA
    Tribute show with Capture Ky.
  • Live @ Grateful Ed's BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Mar 15, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
    Live music night
  • Live @ G&E burgers
    G&E Burgers
    Mar 02, 2019, 6:00 PM
    G&E Burgers, 485 Hwy 25, Williamsburg, KY 40769, USA
    Join Donovan for a night of great music. Live in Williamsburg Ky. @ G&E Burgers
  • Live @ Grateful Ed's BBQ
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ
    Feb 22, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Grateful Ed’s BBQ, 202 Court Square, Barbourville, KY 40906, USA
    Singing all your favorites
  • Songwriter round @ You & Me Coffee & Tea
    You and Me Coffee and Tea
    Feb 15, 2019, 7:00 PM
    You and Me Coffee and Tea, 300 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701, USA
    Songwriters round
  • Live @ The Twisted Cork
    Twisted Cork
    Feb 08, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Twisted Cork, 3344 Partner Pl # 6, Lexington, KY 40503, USA
    Live with Cody Meece on Guitar.
  • Jarfly brewery.
    Jarfly Brewing Company
    Feb 02, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Jarfly Brewing Company, 103 W Mt Vernon St, Somerset, KY 42501, USA
    Jammin with Cody Meece
 

Contact

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 Livingston, KY 40445, USA

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