Original singer/songwriter, David Spry draws influence from his world travels and relates this to his Indigenous Australia heritage through heartfelt, powerful and uplifting songs. From a long line of storytellers, David uses his inherited gift and shares his experiences in a contemporary style of Roots music with a uniquely upbeat vibe. With a stage presence that is commanding, David gives birth to a diverse global sound that effortlessly combines Reggae, Roots and Blues incorporating an acoustic fervour likened to Ben Harper, and the snaking Rootsy grooves of a funk band from another era. David's repertoire sees audiences both dancing with reckless abandon and entranced and inspired by the warmth of his beautiful ballads. His acoustic style and cheeky rapport with leaves a memorable experience.
David has made his mark in the Australian music scene sharing stages alongside talents such as Busby Marou, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ash Grunwald, Andrew Strong, Jeff Lang and Archie Roach (as part of his Indigenous Gospel Choir). With numerous songwriting recognitions including top ten nationwide finalist in the Australian Independent Music Awards 2013, television features on NITV and Larrakia TV, sell-out shows and festival performances, Spry is solidifying the fresh new sound of Australian Reggae and forging new storylines for Contemporary Indigenous music.