Dave Harris is a singer-songwriter and accomplished guitarist from Bristol, UK, who performs his own original material as well as interpretations of popular covers.
His songs have a wide mix of styles from English folk to American country with fusions of Latin, jazz and blues.His guitar style is inventive and melodic delivered over well crafted arrangements. He plays acoustic, electric and slide guitar as well as bass and banjo which feature significantly in his songs.
Dave grew up in the north east of England and started playing guitar at 14, influenced by the epic bands of the day like The Who and Zeppelin as well songwriters like Neil Young, Dylan and John Martyn.
In 2011, he released a debut album of original songs called "August Moon" and the follow up album "The Usual Suspects" was released in 2014 which featured varied collaborations with his songwriting partners.
Dave's songwriting style is mature and confident and he writes accessible lyrics, which people can easily identify with. His stories of love, life and loss touch the heart and play out heartfelt scenes that we can all recognize from our own lives, often delivered with irony and humour.
His 3rd Album "Snow on Northern Hills' explores more English stories while the subsequent album "Interstate Boogie leans more towards American themes. His latest album "Hand Picked Tunes" is planned to be more acoustic and will be released for streaming one track at a time, once the Covid-19 crisis is over and he can return to the studio.