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3 April 2015

A SLIGHTLY later update than usual…Dave got back from his all-conquering SxSW and US tour and then went straight into Chem19 studios to record new album tracks.

Arcari_glasgow_LORESSo…March was a whirlwind and SxSW a blast…there’s loads of stuff online covering the adventure…but we really like this piece mentioning Dave’s headline slot at the Colorado Music Party at SxSW.

There’s a bunch of Scottish dates later this month – including The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh on Thursday 23 April and King Tut’s, Glasgow on Saturday 25 April. For full gig in of see the tour dates page.

Dave’s latest eNewsletter is available here.

1 March 2015

MARCH at last and Dave heads to the USA for his ‘Southern States’ tour including a week of showcases at SxSW in Austin, Texas.

SxSW_DEPARTURE_lo_resDave’s official SxSW showcase is at Departure Lounge, Austin on Wednesday 18 March at 10pm…all the dates, info and news is in Dave’s latest eNewsletter – and the gig dates, of course, are all listed on the gig guide here on the website.

We’d encourage visitors to track Dave at by clicking here – that way you et informed of new shows the moment they’re announced.

1 February 2015

SOME great January shows got 2015 off to a fine start. 

Now Dave’s heading into the studio tor record some new tracks and start g to repair for his US ‘Southern States’ turn and SxSW showcase/s in  March.

More info and news in his latest eNewsletter.

12 January 2015

BEEN keeping this under wraps but now it’s official…Dave has been invited to showcase at SxSW (South by South West) in Austin, Texas in March.

Dave will be a guest on STV Glasgow’s Riverside Show on Thursday (15 Jan – 6.30pm) to chat about SxSW and his forthcoming US tour,

SxSW will be an important part of Dave’s US tour which kicks off in Florida early March and takes him throughout he southern states to Texas then he works his way back to Florida.

Watch this space (and the tour dates page!) for updates…and, if you don’t already receive Dave’s monthly eNewsletter, you can sign up here.

1 January 2015Buchanan_poster_lores

HAPPY New Year everyone…and thank you for your support, enthusiasm and friendship though 2014.

2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year….there’s some exciting announcements in Dave’s latest eNewsletter – read it here!

First show of the New Year is a local show at Buchanan Memorial Hall, Milton of Buchanan, by Drymen – tickets available here.

See you all soon!

1 December 2014

WELL, well, well…just as we thought the live shows were done for 2014 a wee cracker pops up…a festive special with Dave’s pals Blues’n’Trouble at the Bongo Club, Edinburgh on Saturday 27 December.

Click the image to view Dave's latest Electronic Press Kit (EPK)

Click the image to view Dave’s latest Electronic Press Kit (EPK)

There’s some new songs in the pipeline in preparation for a new release and bookings are being confirmed for 2015. All the info and news is in Dave’s latest eNewsletter which you can read here.

Also, to complement the press/media resource on this website, there’s a new standalone Electronic Press Kit (EPK) in .pdf format here.

1 November 2014

AFTER yesterday’s show at the Royal Albert Hall for BluesFest London, Dave’s latest eNewletter comes from the road as he prepares for shows in Amsterdam and Helmond over the weekend.

10679721_658029644311646_1417780641236739935_oDave is scheduled to appear on STV Glasgow’s Riverside Show this Thursday (6 November)…he’ll be playing three songs live and promoting the forthcoming Glasgow show at Webster’s Theatre (Cottier’s Kelvinbridge) on Saturday 15 November.

Read all about it, brand new tour dates and much more in the eNewsletter here.


1 October 2014

OCTOBER’S shows couldn’t be more different from each other! First up is a to ally unplugged show at Bank Street Gallery, Kirriemuir on Saturday 18 October – then on Friday 31 October plays the Royal Albert Hall, London for BluesFest!

Dave's latest Daytrotter session – click the pic for info...

Dave’s latest Daytrotter session – click the pic for info…

After the Royal Albert Hall show he’s straight off to the Netherlands, then Denmark and a string of UK dates including a hometown show at Webster’s Theatre (Cottiers Kelvinbridge), Glasgow.

While on tour in the USA Dave stopped by Daytrotter‘s all-analogue studio in Rock Island, Il to record another session…check it out here.

Plus…there’s new design t-shirts and coozies now available in the online store…all this and more in Dave’s latest eNewsletter at


Live at Lakei, Helmond, Netherlands...

Live at Lakei, Helmond, Netherlands…