Instruments: Drums, Vocals detailsBio: Hello, my name is Dave and I come from a "musical family". My Dad, Mike, was a working jazz drummer in Victoria for many years. I play all styles of music including Jazz, Rock, Blues, Country, Latin and Funk. I am a very experienced drummer. Over the last 21 years I have been playing regularly in working/performing bands.
Bands I have played with include:
-Ricochet ( Heavy Rock)
-Joyce and the Blades (Rock)
-Four (Jazz Standards)
-Panorama Jazz Quartet (Jazz Standards)
-Wharf Street Band (Blues and Classic Rock)
-Pacific Standard Time (Jazz Band)
-Lindsay Barber Quartet (Vocal-Oriented Jazz)
-Groovin' Hard Big Band (Big Band Jazz)
-Russell in the Bushes (80's Rock)
-Soul Source R & B band. (R and B, Soul, Motown etc.)
-Frayed Knots (Blues)
-Swingit/Jazz Houndz (Progressive Jazz, Funk and Pop)
-Seacruze (Jazz, Rock, Pop, Country, Rock and Roll, Latin etc.)
-The Hung Jury (Funk, Soul, Rock, Modern Pop)
-Price Tag (Contemporary Pop and Classic Rock)
Goals: Currently playing in "Tune Raiders" but may be looking to start other projects that have potential.
Influences: Rush, Emerson Lake and Palmer, 60's psychedelic rock, 50's -60s Jazz artists on Blue Note, Impulse, Verve labels etc., 80s New Wave, Latin Jazz.
Drummers I admire: Neil Peart, Carl Palmer, Mark Brzezicki, Richard Bailey, Tony Williams, Art Blakey, Dave Weckl, Philly Joe Jones, Papa Joe Jones, Elvin Jones and Max Roach to name just a few. So many good drummers out there.
|Tune Raiders||Drums Vocals||2019-present|
|Wharf Street Band||Drums and Vocals||2003-present|
|Blues Hawks||Drums Vocals||2018-The End|
|Seacruze||Drums and Vocals||2015-The End|
|The Jazz Houndz||Drums||2014-The End|
|Groovin Hard Jazz Band||Drums||2013-2014|
|The Street||Drums, Vocals||2011-2013|
|Lindsay Barber Quartet||Drums||2006-2009|
|Pacific Standard Time||Drums||2005-2007|
|Panorama Jazz Quartet||Drums||2000-2005|
|Four (jazz quartet)||Drums||1997-2000|
|Joyce and the Blades||Drums||1980|
|Ricochet - Victoria||Drums||1975-1977|