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Born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1956, Lawrence was raised in Scarborough, the eastern part of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. As Lawrence said, "My marks in high-school were of a caliber that left me no option but to pursue the occupation of Rockstar." He trained in classical piano at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, and after ... See full bio »

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 2014 WolfCop (performer: "Moonlight Desires" written by nm4589591)
 2009 Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "A Criminal Mind") / (writer: "A Criminal Mind")
 1990 Navy Seals (performer: "The Dragon") / (producer: "The Dragon" - as Lawrence Gowan) / (writer: "The Dragon" - as Lawrence Gowan)
  Degrassi High (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Just Friends (1989) ... (performer: "Moonlight Desires", "Burning Torches of Hope")
- Pa-arty! (1989) ... (performer: "Cosmetics") / (writer: "Cosmetics")
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 1986 Busted Up
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 1996 Specimen (composer: songs "Love Makes You Believe" and "Holding This Rage")
 1992 School's Out! (TV Movie) (composer: songs "Cosmetics", "Moonlight Desires", "All The Lovers In The World")
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 1996 Specimen (as Lawrence Gowan)
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 2014 Katie Chats (TV Series)
- SOCAN Awards Chats (2014) ... Himself
 2012 John Wants Answers (TV Series)
- Lawrence Gowan (2012) ... Himself
 2009 Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s (TV Movie documentary)
 2007 Guys Choice (TV Movie)
Himself (as Styx)
 2006 One with Everything: Styx & the Contemporary Youth Orchestra (TV Movie)
Himself - Keyboards, Lead Vocals (as Lawrence Gowan)
 2005 Chilly Beach (TV Series)
- Spiritual Matters (2005) ... Himself
 2003 Live with Kelly and Michael (TV Series)
- Episode dated 29 July 2003 (2003) ... Himself (as Styx)
 2000 Styx and Reo Speedwagon: Arch Allies - Live at Riverport (Video documentary)
Himself (Styx: keyboards and acoustic guitar, vocals) (as Lawrence Gowan)
 2000 Behind the Music (TV Series documentary)
- Styx (2000) ... Himself
 2000 Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 26 May 2000 (2000) ... Himself (as Styx)

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Larry Gowan | Lawrence Gowan | Styx

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