Michael Roe

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Michael Roe
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Background information
Born (1954-10-12) October 12, 1954 (age 67)
San Jose, California, U.S.
Genres Christian alternative rock, rock
Occupation(s)Musician, singer, songwriter, record producer
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Labels Exit, Lo-Fidelity, Fools of the World
Associated acts The 77s, Lost Dogs
Website www.michaelroe.com

Michael Roe (born October 12, 1954) is an American, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is a founding member of the band the 77s and the Lost Dogs and has recorded several solo albums.



Although he has released several solo albums since the mid-1990s, Roe is primarily known as the lead singer and lead guitarist for the Christian alternative rock band the 77s. [1] In addition to releasing albums under the moniker 7&7iS, he has recorded several instrumental albums with bandmate Mark Harmon. Roe is also a founding member of Lost Dogs.



With the 77s

With Lost Dogs

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