Dave Valliere pronounced "Val Year" is a New England native who plays guitar and dreams up songs from imagination and real experience, like touring the Viking towns of Scandinavia or playing the Carvern Pub home of the Beatles in Liverpool England.
Playing original progressive rock music The Dave Valliere Group blends cool vocals,spirited electric guitar, tribal beats and moody soul.
Hired on road, long standing professionals recognised Dave’s talents bringing him around the world ,meeting cool people and far out places
As the guitarist for Rock and Roll Hall of fame group Herb Reed and the Platters, Dave enjoyed touring and playing concerts in Austrailas gold coast ,finding time to write new musical ideas while on the road and finishing his "Orange Car" CD
After his stint with the Platters, Dave was a hired gun able to adapt to adverse styles instantly.
Dave got into the deep south groove while playing with drummers Bob Burns and Artimus Pyle of Lynyrd Skynyrd and trading licks with Allman Brothers guitarist Dan Toler .
In the mercenary world of rock & roll Dave finds time to lend a hand for Charity work, playing guitar with Charlie Daniels for The Angelus foundation.
Good karma pays off in the charity world while meeting at a studio in Miami, Dave meets Johnny Depp who was rehearsing with his band The Kidds as they were getting ready to play a benefit for the Sheila Witkin Memorail concert, Johnny Depp tries dave's mid 70's Telecaster
Recording new material Dave records with amazing talented drummer Patrik Johansson who finds time to lend a hand while on a break from touring with Yngwie J.Malmsteen -check out Dave's songs- Ocean Child - Moonlight au Paris- featuring Joakim Svalberg from Opeth on keys & Escaping from Tears, featuring Taz DeGregio on keys from Charlie Daniels Band.
Dave Valliere enjoys playing guitar at the famous David Harris-Living Legends Namm show jam in california, jamming with the likes of Nicko McBrian from Iron Madien, Spencer Davis,Kofi Baker , The Buckinghams, The Motels, The Platters, Alan White from Yes, Blue Oyster Cult, Whitesnake, Bad Company and many more cool people:)
Dave has been teaming up and gigging with friend Charles "Mr. Casual" DeChant Hall & Oates live in Tampa.
Charlie is the renowned saxophone and keyboard player for
multi-platinum selling recording artists Hall & Oates www.DaveValliere.com