Rose Hill is a five-piece band that formed in the basements of world-renowned Berklee College of Music. With influences ranging from traditional blues to rock n' roll, jam-band, psychedelic folk, country, soul, jazz and more - there's a little bit of everything to be heard. Their pensive lyrics and expressive melodies are products of old-souls carrying the musical torch through a new generation.
DARBY ROSE~LIN SABIN
Lead Singer & Rhythm Guitarist
Darby Rose~Lin Sabin is a multi-instrumentalist from Wilton, Maine. She is currently studying at Berklee College of Music in Boston where she takes part in multiple bands and musical groups performing in the Boston Area. She began playing music at a young age, accompanying herself on guitar/piano in multiple performances across the United States from Maine to Hawaii. She has found her voice in blues and soul-rock, with modern influences including Susan Tedeschi, Warren Haynes, Charlie Starr and more.
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Kevin Barber, a versatile musician from Washington State, is a recording bassist for bands and artists with genres ranging from pop to contemporary jazz and everything In between. He progresses in his studies at Berklee College of Music, where he performs in live shows and works with recording artists.
Mike Dodson is a keyboardist and synthesizer "geek" from South Florida. Inspired by the versatility of Paul McCartney, he started keyboard at age 12 after learning to play guitar and saxophone. He is largely influenced by the improvisatory spirit of Phish and has opened for artists in the jam scene like DJ Logic and the Heavy Pets. Currently, he is studying Electronic Production and Sound Design at Berklee College of Music.
Sam Ruff is a 4th semester student at Berklee College of Music. He's a solo artist, composer, producer and session drummer. He was born in 1998 in Dayton, Ohio. Sam frequently collaborates with and helps manage RuffRecords Studio in Dayton. Sam has been credited for recorded drums for Magnolia Supernova, Zack Lemons Band, Others by No One, Bird Brain Breakfast and many others. In September 2018, Sam released his debut EP, Cloudgazer. He aims to continue to create experimental, psychedelic pop music under this moniker. At Berklee, Sam is studying Contemporary Writing and Production with the hopes of improving his craft and sustaining himself through his music.
Cloudgazer Available via Spotify:
Danny Circharo is an up-and-coming guitarist from Miami who plays a multitude of genres and styles, and he has an exceptionally passionate understanding and love for the blues. Throughout his upbringing he spent his time playing around Miami with various bands to express himself and hone his craft. Heavily steeped in the Southern Soul of the Allman Brothers, he went to school on Duane Allman and Derek Trucks for their slide playing. Now attending Berklee College of Music, he studies the blues even deeper and is involved in several recording groups.