The Quintessential, Most Versatile One Man Band in Vegas.
With over 40 yrs of Professional clubs, Restaurants, touring, Private parties, 6cd’s 3 albums along with several different pop Genres of music, Dave is all you need to assure the best Entertainment for your venue or celebration. Dave’s setlist with over 600 songs comes from his various groups he’s performed and toured with. His early beginnings stem from his first guitar lesson’s with CEO from Bodigitally productions(Bo Didley), and Bernie Worrell’s lead singer/Guitarist Scott “Skyntite” Free Smith, where he learned the rules and regulations of RnB and funk Music, and then at The Los Angelos Musicians Institute studying under the likes of Scott Henderson, Jeff Berlin, Joe Pocaro, the Great Norman Brown and many other Professional recording artist. Dave Recorded and did his 1rst tour in 1985 at age 19 with Polydor recording artist Samaki and the Variations, with their hit single Can’t stop the break, opening for acts like Tina Marie, Evelyn Champayne, Melba Moore, and the Great James Brown. During this tour Dave performed in New Orleans state park in front of 120,000 people. He returned to Ct. and spent the rest of the 80’s doing session work and performing 7 nights a week throughout New England. In 1990 Dave was asked to join the legendary Cool Runnings Reggae band. Their tour ran for nearly 5years opening and headlining for acts like The original Wailers, Chaka Demus, Ken Booth, Dennis Brown, and the Great Yellowman to name a few. Dave performed on the live Zima cd began work for his solo act. By 1996 he returned to writing and performing with his own Band Funk Food which won Hartford ct’s best Funk Band in 1997 as well as being nominated for 4yrs straight in the best solo artist category and DJing an overnight radio show. By 2000 Dave ran his own recording studio and record company Auwi Hill Productions where he recorded 6 cd’s and did session in Ct and New York for various genres of music with various artist as well as opening for War, The Sugar Hill gang, and performing at the Legendary Toad’s Place in New Haven ct. Consistently performing nightly 50 weeks a year as either band or solo throughout the East Coast under booking agent, Johnny Paris, Dave began to reinvent himself with todays backing track technology into one of New Englands most sought after one man bands. His performances on Block island resorts along with weddings and private parties stayed steady and consistent. In 2019 Dave Mack moved to Las Vegas as solo artist playing in California as a solo and in Vegas with Kev Love and Marylyn B. By 2020 during covid Dave was playing 5-6 nights a week as a one man band solo act at various restaurants including Juan’s Flaming Fajitas, Fox Barbeque, Henessy’s Tavern, The Pioneer, the Oasis and Victory Outreach Church. Along with doing parties, and weddings, Dave’s great vocal range and incredibly versatile guitar style the city of Las Vegas has welcomed this seasoned professional with a high class performance, into it’s arms with great expectations to excel towards the unlimited variety of live music in the Entertainment Capitol of the world!
See Dave weekly at Juan’s Flaming Fajita’s in North Las Vegas and Henderson