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1 December 2015

THE USA tour was nothing short of amazing…thanks to everyone – bookers, venues, promoters, audiences, fellow musicians and everyone else who helped :-)

The three Scottish gigs back to back on my return were awesome too. We’ll be posting some video form the unplugged show at Bank Street Gallery, Kirriemuir soon. Also, the Daytrotter session recorded mid-way through eh US tour in Davenport, Iowa will be released soon. Watch this space.

Just one show in December – Glasgow on Ice in the city’s George Square on Friday 11 December. (8pm).

All this, Celtic Connections and more in my latest eNewsletter here.


1 November 2015

GREETINGS from Chicago – the US tour is now underway!

Read all about it in my daily blog…and the latest gig info and other news is also in my latest eNewsletter. Read it here.

13 October 2015

The US tour web flyer based on one of the pix from for full schedule online...

1 October 2015

THE East Coast/mid-West US tour is now fully booked other than a couple of dates to be confirmed…full info on the tour dates page.

This coming weekend (3 October) Dave plays a (very!) local show on the banks of Loch Lomond at Balmaha’s Braw Weekend festival.

The there’s a few UK shows before he hits the ‘States. Full details of gigs, tours and other news in Dave’s latest eNewsletter  here.

Hope to see you at a gig somewhere soon :-)


1 September 2015

DAVE hits the USA in late October into November for an East coast/mid-West tour…we’re still booking shows, so if you want Dave to play in your local venue give us a shout!

USA_OCT_NOV2015_Poster_GENERAL1_800pxMeantime, there’s plenty UK shows coming up – Kirkliston in a just over a week’s time, Balmaha’s Braw Weekend mini-fest on the banks of Loch Lomond and dates with Attica Rage (Glasgow) and Left Lane Cruiser (Newcastle and Edinburgh).

Dave’s working on more new material and we’re discussing release schedules and plans that move away from a traditional album release.

Info on the live dates and more is in Dave’s latest eNewsletter here.

1 August 2015


SOME great shows and festivals through July, culminating with a storming night at Perth’s Southern Fried Festival.

The festival vibe continues with Dave’s appearance at MugStock Festival at Murdock Country Park, Milngavie, Glasgow on Saturday 8 August.

There’s a whole bunch of recently announced shows on the tour dates page, including two dates (Newcastle and Edinburgh) with his Fort Wayne pals Left Lane Cruiser.

Also, we’re about to start booking for Dave’s next US tour – Texas and the southern states in March 2016.

All this and more news in the latest eNewsletter.

1 July 2015

THE ENGLAND/Wales tour was a whirlwind…there’s reviews and stuff appearing online already – here’s a nice review from Ebbw Vale by Bluesdoodles.

And some cool pix by John Bull from Hooley

And some cool pix by John Bull from Hooley

No rest though – Dave’s straight into  run of shows for Dundee’s Almost Blue Festival this coming weekend (3, 4 and 5 July).

There’s a hometown show at Glasgow’s Glad Cafe on Friday 17 July then a trip to Millport for the Clutha Island Sessions the next day (Saturday 18 July).

A couple of cool festival dates – Southern Fried Festival, Perth and Mugstock, Milngavie then Dave takes some time out to finish his new recordings and plan for 2016.

All the forthcoming dates and news in the latest eNewsletter.

1 June 2015

DAVE’S England/Wales tour kicks off on Friday 12 June at The Cluny, Newcastle…full details on the tour dates page.

Also, you can read the tour news release via and, of course, all the latest news and gig info is also in the June eNewsletter here.

1 May 2015

APRIL has been a busy month for Dave…in the recording studio, on the telly and great live shows at King Tut’s in Glasgow, Edinburgh’s Voodoo Rooms and The Dreadnought in Bathgate.

There’s a couple of Scottish shows during May us the Reivers Rock & Blues Festival in the North East of England towards the end of the month.

Dave recorded nine tracks for a new album with Paul Savage at Chem19 …another three or four to be written and once the whole lot’s mixed and mastered we’ll look at release schedules. The video below gives a wee look behind the scenes at the studio.

All this and more in Dave’s latest eNewsletter – read it here.



Live at Lakei, Helmond, Netherlands...

Live at Lakei, Helmond, Netherlands…