Dave and Lucky regularly sell out with their fiery approach to their own jazz and blues songs and tunes. They are renowned for raising the roof at the Ellington so you don’t want to miss their performance there! Dave and Lucky are always writing new songs so you can be assured some fresh ones!
Dave is one of the world’s greatest blues guitarists, with a ‘take no prisoners’ approach that assures that he’ll be giving his all at every show. While living in Sydney for decades he was the guitarist for the Dynamic Hepnotics, Jump Back Jack, the Catholics and the Mighty Reapers. He released his latest, 3rd album, ‘Long Road Back Home’ to a sell-out crowd at Freo.Social and has just returned from recent NSW and VIC tours.
Lucky is a Grammy Award winning pedal steel guitarist who has been based in Fremantle since 1981. He has been nominated for 8 Grammies, the most recent in 2023 and has won two of them. His national radio show ‘The Daily Planet’ was a beloved part of Australia’s culture for 21 years. He maintains an active career in both Australia and USA and his latest album, ‘Purple Sky,’ with Paul Kelly, Kasey Chambers and others was nominated for an ARIA Award. On tonight’s show, Dave and Lucky are joined by the fabulous Karl Florisson on double bass and Ric Eastman on drums.