dave king was born in 1970 in minnesota
he plays drums and a little piano
he is a founding member of the bad plus happy apple the gang font and halloween alaska
he has also recorded and or played with dewey redman jeff beck tim berne hank roberts craig taborn dead prez boots riley atmosphere bill carrothers dosh mason jennings meat beat manifesto anthony cox craig green the mark morris dance group tchad blake and at last estimite 498 other people
he has also composed for film (tom shroeders award winning animated short film "bike ride story") and dance (mark morris's piece "violet cavern") as well as 3 seasons of isaac mizrahi's fashion week runway shows. he has seen very thin girls up close. he has performed music on all continents except for antarctica. he is pretty sure that antarctica doesnt matter as far as touring destinations go. he is also pretty sure none of this stuff matters.
King's "I've Been Ringing You" Reviewed in DB!
A great review of Dave King's "I've Been Ringing You" in the January 2013 issue of DownBeat!
John Ephland, DOWNBEAT - February 2013 Read the full article