Raised in Philadelphia, Pa. Dave is an excellent drummer and vocalist. A seasoned pro, with literally thousands of shows under his belt. A huge fan of all popular genres of music and, having played so many different styles, it comes through clearly in his songs. Early infuences include, Johnny Cash, Jimmy Dean, as well as Tom Jones, Johnny Mathis asd The Jackson Five. Then Came the Hard Rock era with bands like Led Zeppelin and Bad Company. Later, there was Big Band, Jazz and every thing in between. Genre is just a word. These are ongs from the heart!