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Singer, Songwriter and guitarist extraordinaire, David Landon brings over 25 years of experience from the stage and studio to every note he plays. In the early days of David’s professional career (in the early 90’s), David lived and performed in Paris, France where he was a steady fixture in the European club and festival circuit –playing over 250 dates a year. Mr. Landon returned to the US in 1995 to further pursue his musical vision. Since his return to the US David has released 5 solo c.d.s – including his most recent effort “ I Like It Too Much” and has played on countless recording sessions. He has also performed in a multitude of venues across the US. In that time, Landon has also produced, performed and collaborated with many notable musicians such as Lenny Williams, Kenny Neal, Melvin Seals, Earl Thomas and Deacon Jones, to name just a few. Now based in the San Francisco Bay Area, David continues to tour and perform and has played numerous festivals and clubs including The Monterey Bay Blues Festival, The Delta Blues Festival, The SF North Beach Festival, Armandos, and many others. The David Landon Band has also appeared on Bay TV’s Morning Show with John Kessler and on Kofy T.V. 20’s Late Night with James Gabbert. The David Landon Band also placed 2nd Battle of the Blues band and were finalist n the Bay area’s IBC in 2012. In addition to performing with his band, David performs regularly solo in an acoustic, “unplugged” setting. This format has allowed Mr. Landon to explore his own catalog of singer / songwriter songs as well as paying homage to many of his influences such as Jackson Browne, James Taylor, The Beatles, Hank Williams and many others.
Bio: The David Landon Band is made up of music industry veterans who share years of experience and a love of making great music. Individually each member is considered a ”monster” by fans, critics and fellow musicians alike. Together they bring a truly unique experience to the stage that absolutely e...See Full Bio
“This is the fourth album from the long-time San Francisco Bay area Blues-rock four-piece, and it’s a good ‘un. Leader and guitarist David is a versatile and highly accomplished player, but all the individual band members have achieved formidable reputations on their local scene. Listening to this accomplished set, it is easy to understand why. If you want to imagine what rock superstars The Eagles would sound like singing the Blues, try ‘Who’s Loving You?’. A little deep-soul maybe? Go for ‘Say Goodbye’ then. There’s old-time rock’n’roll, too, a little supercharged rockabilly, a Jimi Hendrix styled psychedelic rocksoul hybrid, a gospel into powerhouse Blues-rock ballad called ‘This Time’ and even a gentle, wistful singer-songwriter styled elegy for a closer. And, of course, the Blues pure and simple - the eight and a half minutes of ‘I’m Gonna Quit You’ is enough to convince most readers, but there are other examples, too, in this very worthwhile release.”