vocals, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, harmonica
Published singer/songwriter E David Strange began performing at age 15, when he played drums for several bands including a swing/jazz band and several rock bands. He left the east coast for Ontario, and in 1975 he started his career as a full-time road musician with "The Bernie Dobbin Agency" in Kingston, Ontario, performing six nights a week, 48 weeks a year across Canada
Starting out as a drummer and backup singer, he progressed over the years to lead singer/front man, harmonica player, bass player and guitar player.
He has written, recorded and produced two albums, both of which have received regular airplay on multiple radio stations across Canada, as well as a number of international satellite and internet radio stations world-wide.
He has also appeared in two award-winning Canadian films. "The Editor" and "Benoit
His last three bands have been with Act I Entertainment in Ottawa, Ont. and Saint John, NB.
He has toured across Canada numerous times with bands such as:
Slewfoot - Kingston, Ontario
Velvet Elephant - Belleville, Ontario
Kingpin – Toronto - record release 1979; Canadian Top 40
"Have I the Right" and "Rolling on the Other Side"
The Action – Ottawa – punk rock
The Blues Bandits – Ottawa – blues
Digby Wolf – Embrun, Ontario – classic style rock
The Digby Wolf Band – Saint John, NB
all original heavy blues/punk rock written by E Dave and The Digby Wolf Band
cd/album "The Wolf Inside" released July 2002
the album received airplay on various radio stations throughout the country
Lonesome Sky – Saint John, NB – original rockabilly blues
cd/album "Backporch Blues" released Friday the 13th, July 2012
the album currently receives airplay on various radio stations throughout Canada,
as well as a number of international satellite and internet radio stations world-wide.
E Dave has been very active in the community, organizing, as well as performing at fundraisers and charity events over the years, and mentoring young musicians.