During his illustrious career, David has played with Simply Red for two decades,
as well as working with many other amazing artists and bands that include: George
Michael, Depeche Mode, Robbie Williams, Take That, U2, ABC, David Bowie,
Bob Marley, Pino Daniele, Paul Rutherford, and the Human League. In addition, David has
worked on various solo projects and released funk, jazz, and soul albums with his
musical partner, Marco Perry (Pressure Zone, 2Tek and the Mighty Monks). Their
latest albums are ‘London Street Soul’ and ‘Transformative Audio’. David and
Marco are currently working on 3D spatial sound production with Immersive
Audio Ltd. David has composed numerous musical tracks for films, documentaries
and television. His debut solo album, ’Magnesium’ was launched after the covid
pandemic and has brand new piano and synth tracks, all created and performed by
David. The final track, ‘Sherbet’ features the inimitable Simply Red sax player, Ian
Kirkham. Magnesium was co-produced, mastered and engineered by David’s great
friend, Jon Russell and together they are currently working on their second album,
ALBUMS & PROJECTS
If you want to treat yourself to David’s digital and vinyl albums and tunes, check out the Bandcamp music links below. Take a listen and get yourself a copy so that you can enjoy his incredible music anywhere and everywhere.
After his first solo album ‘Magnesium’, David started some new musical projects, experimenting with different genres. ‘Aquitaine Man’, ‘Pie Man’ and ‘AnalogX’ are his most recent solo projects under the label of Blade Music. David has also been composing and performing with his long time Friend and composer/engineer Mr Marco Perry in the Band and Project Pressure Zone After a recent live spatial audio project performance, featuring Chris Levine and Gruff Rhys in Caernarfon Castle in Wales (United Kingdom), David and Marco Perry received a five star review for the ‘Mighty Monks’. They are also running the Beatfarm Recorders label.
NEWS & PRESS
Herisson Records is where David launched his solo works with Jon Russell. Their friendship and music collaboration always produces incredible music.
Beatfarm Recorders is a label by Marco Perry and David where they share the music created with Pressure Zone, as well as albums by other exceptional bands and artists.
Whether she is taking pictures of sleeping bees in the flowers or exclusive peaks behind the scenes and on stage at Simply Red’s performances, Sue Lawrence always takes the viewer on enchanting journeys. Sue notices the subtle nuances of life and makes them visible to all in her photos. She manages to find colours and hues where no one else has seen them. Sue Lawrence is not only David’s wonderful life partner but also an artistic chronicler of his work and life journey, and above all, his inspiration.
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Coming from Sheffield, no wonder David supports the Sheffield United Football Club but it goes way beyond that. The Blades, as they are also called, are one of his greatest passions and even his label is named after them or, in particular, the Blade Music.