Hawkins, an accomplished musician has been playing music for what seems
to be his entire life. Music is his passion and he is passionate about
how it's perceived throughout his audience.
He plays many guitars, harmonica,
and fiddle and when you hear him you will think there is a whole band,
not just one person. This is accomplished by what is known as looping.
There is never a "backing track" to play along with, which is used by some
other players out there. His vocals and music will reach the deepest part
of you while it sets your senses alive. He plays sounds from the current
popular, to classic rock, to Dave Matthews, to his own original compositions
as he touches on just about any genre you may desire (he plays hundreds
Dave Hawkins is playing on the Western
Shore and throughout the Eastern Shore from Kent Island to Ocean City to
Rehobeth Beach/ Fenwick Island to St. Michaels just about every weekend
during the year.
native of Easton, Md, Dave started playing in local bands which included
the favorite “Riff Raff.” A sabbatical from public performance followed,
and song writing began that ultimately culminated in two CD's, Two-Way
Mirror and Timing both of which are usually available for sale
at his gigs. Six original tracks from those CD's are featured above.
at upper right
|Dave performs his stunning
vocals accompanied by music from his Taylor 312 guitar (and other Taylors),
mixing in sounds from his Alvarez and his vintage 100 year old fiddle.
The music ranges from originals to Dave Matthews, Led Zeppelin, Neil Young,
CSN, Bare Naked Ladies, Stone Temple Pilots, The Police, Johnny Cash, Waylon
Jennings, Willie Nelson, Roy Orbison, The Righteous Brothers and many more,
performed in Dave's own eclectic and energetic style.
His career in public performing has
evolved from a single performer into a successful duo called Dave and
Stix. They're "just one beat off". However, Dave
is usually a solo act. Dave's
Dave holds a degree in Electronics
Engineering. Need an Amp Repair or Guitar Repair? Contact Dave
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