Performing from the mountains of Colorado to the pubs of England to the beaches of Florida to a dive in Cincinnati, David Landeo's acoustic/electric rock act has provided the ultimate in live entertainment whether as a solo or with his band. Incorporating his ability to interact with the audience, as well as perform a wide variety of music (original and covers), Dave's chameleon approach is nothing but entertaining! Born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, he currently resides in the Smoky Mountains area of Knoxville. Since his first paying gigs as a drummer in a rock band in high school, he has performed professionally as a bassist, lead guitarist, drummer and lead vocalist with bands in the Southeast over the years. During his tenure as a professional musician, he has developed working relationships with national booking agents...including East Coast Entertainment, AC Entertainment and Crescent Moon Talent. Dave Landeo has been voted in reader's polls as: * 'Best Male Vocalist' Metro Pulse Magazine's 'Best Of Knoxville 2003' * 'Best Male Vocalist' Metro Pulse Magazine's 'Best Of Knoxville 2002' * Runner-Up for 'Best Singer' Knoxville News-Sentinel's 'East Tennessee's est' Reader's Poll 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006 * 'Best Male Vocalist' Metro Pulse Magazine's 'Best Of Knoxville 2000' * 'Best Bass Player in Knoxville' 1992 WIMZ Rock and Blues Awards The wide spectrum of his performances range from diverse club venues to sports bars to amphitheaters to fraternity parties to wedding receptions to benefits to lake parties to holiday parties, to whatever! He currently has an endorsement with John Pearse Strings (whose roster includes acoustic rock icon James Taylor) & locally with Rik's Music. David has developed into an accomplished entertainer as well as singer/songwriter. Under his independent record label, Dante Music Records, he has 4 releases of original music: "Sol Juice" (released Summer 2007) "The Canine Way' (released Summer 2002) 'She Likes To Shake The Banana' (released Summer 2000) 'Lemonade' (released Spring 1998) 'Bang Time' (released Summer 1996) He has contributed to the Adrenaline Records (Milan, Itlay) releases 'Attack of the Dragons - A Queen Tribute' and 'Pride - A U2 Tribute'. He has other studio recordings with several area artists, bands and projects (including one with Jimmy Buffett's harpist Greg 'Fingers' Taylor). Landeo has performed in concert together with or opened for artists such as Rick Springfield, MTV's Pauly Shore and the Spin Doctors. David has participated in several radio and television projects...locally and nationally on ESPN (during a 'Sports Center' segment on tailgate parties), The Fox Sports Network (during broadcast of the 2002 Music Marathon in Nashville), and the Food Network (on a special titled 'College Football Cafe'). Performing over 280 gigs last year alone, Landeo takes pride in doing high energy power shows as a solo or with band.... and usually with no breaks! Not just an ordinary performer, Dave's approach is anything but orthodox. Every show is an adventure and.....you never know what will happen... .Just expect a great time!