As well as his work with “ABBOTT & CRABB” Dave is an accomplished singer/songwriter and solo artist, a superb musician with a great voice and one of the finest guitarists in South Africa, he also is adept on Fiddle, Keyboards and Harmonica. His “Live” repertoire stretches from Pop, Rock, and Jazz favourites right through to more unusual pieces like excerpts from “Riverdance”, “Jeff Beck” instrumentals, “Monty Python”(would you believe:- ) He prides himself on NOT playing what everybody else plays although if you are looking for the “standards” he is more than capable. He also has great rapport with his audience and a sense of humour acquired from his decades of work with Abbott and Crabb . What he can guarantee is that you WILL have a good time, his cheerful and fun disposition rubs off on the crowd no matter what the situation.
He has made concert appearances in virtually every town and city in South Africa, he has appeared in schools, church halls, city halls and in the top venues e.g Sun City Superbowl, The Carousel, Emperors Palace, Champions, Carnival City, Graceland, Emerald Casino, Thaba Nchu, The Ridge and Marula Sun just to name a few, for the top companies in South Africa.
He is Currently in the process of writing and recording a Solo CD which he is hoping to release in before Xmas 2014. He carries all his own equipment and lighting, he also makes all his own backtracks in his studio ”DaStudio”.