Asbury Park Blues and Brews Festival & More!

Wow, what an amazing few weeks it’s been! I’m writing this from the airport in Molde Norway overlooking the amazing mountains glimmering in the distance. I had an awesome show last night at “The Fan It Blues Festival” with my two Norwegian brothers Kåre Amundsen and Bjørn Ove Hagset. Now I’m ready for The Asbury Park Blues and Brews Festival TOMORROW! LOL! Hey, I’m “ALL IN “ baby!

I’M SO EXCITED! I will be the ”heater” act at The Asbury Park Blues & Brews Festival tomorrow 5pm Saturday July 18th!!!! With me will be Kenny Soule on drums and legendary NJ bassist Buddy Allen. I’ve been working on some cool new stuff on my guitar and I’m excited to share it with my NJ audience. Its gonna be FUN!!!! (Don’t worry, I’m going to be pumped up for the show!)

Next Week!
I’m the headliner at The Cape Fear Blues Festival July 25th. The show will be at Wilmington NC premier music venue THE RUSTY NAIL.

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I will be taking most of the month of August off to vacation with my son Jasper and my lovely wife Judy. I’m still putting together shows for the fall so stay tuned!

I hope to see you at one of my shows!

-Dave

Norway Bound Yet Again!

Norway Bound Yet Again!
I gotta pinch myself, at the time of writing this I’m sitting in Arlanda Airport In Stockholm waiting for my flight to Norway where I will be performing in Mosjeøn Norway at Gilles Café for The Garden Festival (English translation) July 3rd and 4th to celebrate Independence Day with my Norwegian friends! Joining me will be Norwegians Kåre Amundsen on drums and Jon Børge Høybakk on bass. I can hardly contain my excitement! I will be sure to post pictures on my FaceBook pages so stay tuned!

Coming Up for Dave Fields
Next week I will return back to the US on July 10th to play a special show for members of Montammy Country Club and then a show July 11th with Sari Schorr at Deepwells 10th Annual Summer Concert in Saint James NY. Then I leave July 12th to head back to Molde Norway to play at The Fan It Blues Festival July 15th & 16th. Its gonna be fun!

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July is going to be action packed for Dave Fields! July 18th I will be opening for Joe Louis Walker at The Asbury Park Blues Festival then July 25th I’m the headliner at The Cape Fear Blues Festival!

It’s going to be an amazing summer!

I hope to see you at one of my shows!

-Dave

DF NEWS LETTER/BLOG 6-23-15

Hat City Kitchen & Seward Park Summerfest!
Friday June 26th I will return to Hat City Kitchen 459 Valley St Orange NJ for 8pm and 9:10pm shows featuring Erik Boyd on bass and Lee Jeffryes on drums. I will be recording the show for my upcoming “Live” CD so come and be part of the party!

Sunday June 28th I will be performing at Seward Park Coop Summerfest sometime around 2pm with fellow Seward Park Cooperator Kevin Zubek (drums) & NJ bluesman John Meola (bass).

“All In” Stays On The RMR Top 50 Blues Rock Charts at #11!
Wow… all I can say is thank you everyone for making my latest CD such an amazing success!

Coming Up for Dave Fields
Next week I will return to the land of the Vikings to play in Mosjeøn Norway at Gilles Café for The Garden Festival (English translation) July 3rd and 4th. I’m so excited to be able to celebrate Independence Day with my Norwegian friends!

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Last Friday’s show at The Somers Point NJ Summer Concert Series was amazing. I was so proud to be able to share the stage with Dave Fields NY All Star blues diva’s Sari Schorr & Nikki Armstrong and Andy Huenerberg (bass) & Dave Moore (drums). Equally as cool was the show I did with Dave Moore and John Meola for The Kraft Beer Festival in downtown Somerville NJ last Sunday.

It’s going to be an awesome summer! The next few weeks are a little crazy but I like it like that! LOL!!!

I hope to see you at one of my shows!

-Dave

Check out the new video of Dave Fields NY All Stars featuring Rob Paparozzi, Sari Schorr, Kenny Soule, Erik Boyd and Don McCabe:
https://youtu.be/lnxfeOaq_R4

“Dave Fields NY All Stars” at Somers Pt Concert Series June 19th & More!

Dave Fields Molde Norway Cultural Day 2015 photo Fares Omar

Dave Fields Molde Norway Cultural Day 2015 photo Fares Omar


“Dave Fields NY All Stars” Somers Pt Concert Series

Saturday June 19th I be doing my first ever Dave Fields NY All Star show at The Somers Point NJ Concert Series from 7-9:30pm featuring the magnetic NY blues diva” Sari Schorr, fiery red hot Nikki Armstrong, Andy Huenerberg on bass and Dave Moore on drums. I’m so excited to be launching this new side project which will feature the best blues-soul-rock-funk artists that the NY area can deliver! Don’t miss the fun!

http://somerspointbeachconcerts.com/

 

Check out our new video featuring Rob Paparozzi, Sari Schorr, Kenny Soule, Erik Boyd and Don McCabe:

https://youtu.be/lnxfeOaq_R4

 

Sunday June 21st I will be playing at The Somerville NJ Concert Series from 5:30-7pm featuring John Meola on bass and Dave Moore on drums. The event will take place outside in front of 19 Division St and is open to the public.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Somerville-Concerts/193668254096844

 

“All In” Reemerges On The RMR Top 50 Blues Rock Charts at #9!

Wow… all I can say is thank you everyone for making my latest CD such an amazing success!

 

Norway

Let me say that my shows at ROCK ON THE DOCK festival Vestnes Norway were absolutely over the top! My Norwegian brothers in arms Kåre Amundson on drums and Bjørn Hågset were spectcular and the crowd went wild. I feel truly blessed to have the opportunity to play with those guys and perform for the Norwegians as much as I do. I will be back in few weeks to play in Møsjern Norway for the GARDEN FESTIVAL at Gilles July 3-4th.

 

Coming Up for Dave Fields

Friday June 26th I will return to Hat City Kitchen 459 Valley St Orange NJ for 8pm and 9:10pm shows. Sunday June 28th I will be performing at Seward Park Coop Summerfest sometime around 2pm.

 

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More Dave Fields videos are coming and exciting stuff! I’m working away on my next CD! I can’t wait to share it with you!

 

I’m looking forward to an awesome summer! I hope to see you at one of my shows!

 

-Dave

Lazer Lloyd, Stanhope House & Norway!

#1 in blues in NYC on Reverbnation!

Tonight Monday June 8th at 8pm I will make a special guest appearance with Israeli Blues-Rock king Lazer Lloyd at DROM 85 Avenue A NY NY for his CD release party for his latest CD.
http://www.dromnyc.com

Tuesday June 9th I return to The Stanhope House 45 Main St Stanhope NJ to host my last “Big City Blues Magazine” jam for the summer. As always it will feature The Johnny Charles band. The fun starts at 7:30 and ends at 11pm sharp! https://www.stanhopehousenj.com

NORWAY BOUND! Friday June 12th-13th I return to Norway and reunite with my Norwegian brothers: Kåre Amundson on drums and Bjørn Hagset on bass for the ROCK ON THE DOCK festival in Vestnes Norway. I CAN’T WAIT!

DAVE FIELDS NEW YORK ALL STARS
Friday June 19th from 7-9:30pm I will be introducing my new project Dave Fields NY All Stars as we play our first show at The Somers Point NJ Summer Concert Series.
http://somerspointbeachconcerts.com

With me for this first ever show will be singing sensation Sari Schorr, the “red hot” Nikki Armstrong, drummer Dave Moore and bassist Andy Huenerberg. This project will be a “blues revue” so the lineup will change from show to show. My vision for it is to showcase New York area blues and beyond talent to the rest of the world. I’m so pleased to be working with promoter Barry Brown from NJ Stars Productions on this, I’m so excited about this new project!

Check out our new video featuring Rob Paparozzi, Sari Schorr, Kenny Soule, Erik Boyd and Don McCabe:

https://youtu.be/lnxfeOaq_R4

Sunday June 21st from 5:30-7pm I will be performing outdoors and free at The Somerville NJ Concert Series located outside at 19 Division St Somerville NJ featuring John Meola on bass and Dave Moore on drums.

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This is going to be an action packed summer for me! I will be recording my shows for my upcoming “live” CD. Don’t miss the fun!!!

Thanks again for your support in making me #1 in blues in NYC on Reverbnation!

-Dave

Dave Fields Belated Birthday Bash at Robin’s Nest Sat. June 6th!

I’m still #1 in blues in NYC on Reverbnation!
https://www.reverbnation.com/davefields

I’m so excited Saturday June 6th 9pm to be back at the NY area’s one and only “juke joint” at The Robin’s Nest 3103 Tremley Point Rd Linden NJ for mine and Robin’s Nest proprietor Robin Bacote’s belated birthday bash (we share the same birthday April 11th!). With me will be my “A” band: Kenny Soule on drums and the fabulous Erik Boyd on bass. I’m expecting special guests so you’ll never know who will show up! ALSO I will be recording this show live to multitrack to use for my upcoming “live” CD so come down, be part of my next CD! There will many special guests and no shortage of fun!
http://www.robinsnestrhythmandblues.com

Tuesday June 2nd I return to The Stanhope House 45 Main St Stanhope NJ to host the “Big City Blues Magazine” jam with The Johnny Charles band. The fun starts at 7:30 and ends at 11pm sharp! https://www.stanhopehousenj.com

Coming Up For Dave Fields
The summer is starting to heat up for me. Tuesday June 9th I will be hosting the “Big City Blues Magazine” jam at the The Stanhope House and this might be my last Tuesday night for the summer but that might change, I will keep you informed!

Wednesday June 10th I depart for Norway and the ROCK ON THE DOCK festival in Vestnes Norway June 12th-13th!

Monday June 8th I will make an appearance at DROM 85 Ave A NY NY to make an appearance at Israeli “blues-rock king” Lazer Lloyd’s NYC show.

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Check out my interview one of rockin’ – soul legend Gary US Bonds in the latest issue of Big City Blues Magazine.

I’m working on a bunch of new Dave Fields videos AND my new “live” CD of which you might be part of at a future show!

Thanks again for your support in making me #1 in blues in NYC on Reverbnation!

-Dave

http://www.davefields.com

Video’s
Dave Fields YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2kCf9JedeCUV8d8Pe_KXQQ

Social Networking
Facebook(s)
https://www.facebook.com/fieldsmusic
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dave-Fields/202369439809929?ref=hl
Reverbnation
https://www.reverbnation.com/davefields
Twitter:
https://twitter.com/dbfields1

CD’s
“ALL IN” 32 weeks in the top 5 RMR Blues Rock Charts
http://www.cdbaby.com/davefields4

“DETONATION” produced by legendary producer David Z
http://www.cdbaby.com/davefields3

“ALL WOUND UP”
http://www.cdbaby.com/davefields2

“TIME’S A WASTIN”
http://www.cdbaby.com/davefields1

#1 on Reverbnation & 4 Times To See Dave Fields This Week May 26th-30th!

4 Times To See Dave Fields This Week!
Before I tell you about what’s happening this week… I AM CURRENTLY #1 IN BLUES IN NEW YORK CITY ON REVERBNATION https://www.reverbnation.com/davefields

Wow, this past weekend in Indianapolis at the world famous Slippery Noodle with Dave “Thunder Mountain” Moore and “ex Soprano crime family associate” John Meola was “Dave Fields Show(s)” taken to a new level. I’m excited about the festival we are doing June 21st in Somerville NJ (I will tell you more about that in the upcoming weeks!)

On to my shows!:
1- Tuesday May 26th I return to The Stanhope House 45 Main St Stanhope NJ to host the “Big City Blues Magazine” jam with The Johnny Charles band. The fun starts at 7:30 and ends at 11pm sharp! https://www.stanhopehousenj.com

2- Wednesday May 27th at 9pm I will be the special guest at Roxy & Dukes 745 Bound Brook Rd Dunellen NJ with host Lenny DePiano (keys), John Meola (bass) and Jim Hart (drums). Bring your axe! http://www.roxyanddukes.com

3- Thursday May 28th I will be the special guest at Victor’s 500 Commerce Ave Hawthorne NY with my fellow Aries buddy and host Roger Z and drumming sensation Rudy Feinauer. Bring you axe to this one as well!
https://www.facebook.com/Victors500

4- Saturday May 30th I will be the special guest with The Stanhope House R&B review at St Michael School Italian Festival Waterloo Concert Field Stanhope NJ starting at 4pm.
http://www.smsitalianfest.com

Coming Up For Dave Fields
Next week, June 6th, I will be having my belated birthday bash (my real birthday is April 11th) with my fellow favorite fellow April 11th birthday pal Robin Bacote at The Robin’s Nest 3103 Tremley Point Rd, Linden NJ. I can’t describe in words how much fun The Robin’s Nest is especially when Robin and I get together. There will many special guests and no shortage of fun! I will be recording this show live to multitrack to use for my upcoming “live” CD so come down, be part of my next CD! Hey, it “Ain’t No Crime” to have a good time!!!!! LOL!

http://www.robinsnestrhythmandblues.com

Also next Tuesday I will be hosting the “Big City Blues Magazine” jam at the The Stanhope House.

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I just interviewed one of my idols, rockin’ – soul legend Gary US Bonds in the latest issue of Big City Blues Magazine. Please pick up a copy and check it out!

I’m getting ready to head back overseas in few weeks and I’m hard at work preparing to record my next “live” CD of which I hope you get to witness at one of my shows!!!!

-Dave

DF NEWS LETTER/BLOG 5-15-15

Last Weekend’s NE Tour & Memphis
Let me start out by saying being at The Blues Music Awards in Memphis was amazing! I got to hang out with so many people: Robert Jr and Sugar from Big City Blues Magazine, JT Lauritsen, Scrap Iron, Bobby Rush, David Z, Dave Keyes, Sari Schorr, Bill Wax, Sonny Rock…. I could keep going!

My New England tour, which included NC drumming sensation Lee Venters (formerly of The Aquarium Rescue Unit) and John Meola on bass, was OVER THE TOP! Jack Chaplin at DADDY JACK’S in New London spoiled us with his amazing culinary skills! I can’t wait to see how Don Odells legend was video show came out! Lastly, Paul Benjamin and his Maine crew were the most fun to play for at TIME OUT PUB in Rockland Maine!

Saturday May 16th Ranchero Cantina Benefit
I will be performing this Saturday afternoon May 16th from 2pm-5:15 with my band and The Ranchero All Stars for a benefit for fellow musician Doug Pintka at Ranchero Cantina 214 Kinderkamack Rd Emerson NJ. Accompanying me will be John Meola and Dave Moore. $20.00 donation is suggested.

Coming Up For Dave Fields
Next week, May 22nd-23rd I am returning to the Midwest and to my favorite Indiana blues club, THE SLIPPERY NOODLE 372 S Meridian St Indianapolis IN! Featuring: John Meola on bass and Dave Moore on drums!

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The last week of May is going to be full of Dave Fields shows both in NY and NJ. Then I prepare for some shows in Europe in June! I CANT WAIT! I hope to see you at one of my shows!!!!

-Dave

P.s. stay tuned for some cool new Dave Fields things, soon to be announced!

New England Tour & Memphis!

Wow, what a week it’s been!

Last Weekend
My Illinois shows at River Beach Pub in Rome IL and Lyran Society in Rockford IL were just TOO much fun! To top it off, going to Rockford OH to play for WRKD DJ John & Trisha Dooley (who cooked up a gourmet storm for us!) and crew was the perfect ending. My band: John Meola on the bass & Dave Hollingsworth on drums really kicked ass. Special thanks to Larry & Brenda Erikson from River Beach Pub for their lovely hospitality, Steve and Annette Jones and the whole crew at Crossroads Blues Society: Rick Davis, Bob Haendler and Dennis Barker.

Thursday May 7th Memphis Bound!
I will be attending the Blues Music Awards in Memphis at Cook Convention Center this Thursday May 7th. Unfortunately I don’t have any plans to play anywhere but I’m sure I will sit in somewhere. I’m excited to see all my blues friends! If you’re going, please find me and say hi!

Another Crazy Dave Fields Weekend:
I’m so excited that NC drumming sensation Lee Venters (formerly of The Aquarium Rescue Unit) will be joining me along with John Meola on bass for my New England Tour:

Saturday May 9th Daddy Jack’s
Saturday May 9th I will be at a New London CT’s newest dining sensation: Daddy Jack’s 181 Bank St New London CT. It’s my understanding that I will be the first music act to perform there so don’t miss the fun!
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Daddy-Jacks/295107657345193

Sunday May 10th Don Odell’s Legends Video
This Sunday May 10th I am so honored to be on Don Odell’s Legends Video Show, 1659 north Main St Palmer MA. Don has the best and brightest talent in the blues and beyond world and I’m so excited that he has included me in! Stay tuned for the airdate!

Monday May 11th Time Out Pub
Monday May 11th I will be returning to Time Out Pub, 275 Main St Rockland ME and to see Paul Benjamin and my Maine friends! Time Out Pub has the BEST Monday night blues anywhere. We always have so much fun! I can’t wait to return!
http://www.northatlanticbluesfestival.com/timeoutpub.html

Coming Up For Dave Fields
Next week, May 16th, I will be performing at a benefit for Doug Pintka with my band and The Ranchero All Stars at Ranchero Cantina 214 Kinderkamack Rd Emerson NJ from 3:00-5:15pm. The following week I am returning to the Midwest and to my favorite Indian blues club, THE SLIPPERY NOODLE May 22-23rd!

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I’m going to be one tired guitar player after this weekend! LOL! I’m so excited about the rest of the summer, I’m in the midst of booking a lot of cool things AND I hope to be starting my new CD as yet to be titled! I hope to see you at one of my shows!!!!

-Dave

Franklin Steak House and Mid West Tour!

Franklin Steak House
This Saturday April 25th I will be back hosting the jam at Franklin Steak House 318 Passaic Ave Fairfield NJ at 9pm featuring drummer George Fritz and John Meola on bass plus special guests!

MID WEST TOUR!
Thursday April 30th
On the last day of April I will be returning to The River Beach Pub 13637 N River Beach Drive Chilecothe IL featuring my “Paisani”: Jerry Lobozzo on drums and John Meola on the bass

Friday May 1st! Blues In The Schools Rockford IL!
The next day we drive two hours due north to Rockford IL where I will be doing a “Blues In The Schools” presentation at Brookview Elementary School and Lewis Lemon Elementary School. That night we will be doing a show at Lyran Society in Rockford IL. Special thanks to Steve Jones and The Crossroads Blues Society for putting this all togther!

Saturday May 2nd Rockford OHIO!
I should call this the Rockford Tour LOL! My buddy John Dooley DJ at WRKD put together a first time blues event at The Community Room at Shane’s Park Rockford OH. I AM SO PSYCHED!

Sunday May 3rd
We drive home and I go to bed! LOL!

Next up for Dave Fields
After all that fun I will be off to The Blues Music Awards in Memphis May 7th then its off for a quick tour of New England:

Saturday May 10th Daddy Jack’s New London CT
Sunday May 11th Don Odell’s Video Show, MA
Monday May 12th Time Out Pub, Rockland ME

Don’t forget to read my article in Big City Blues Magazine every two months!

I hope to see you at one of my shows!~

-Dave

p.s. I have some cool new things coming up soon! I can’t wait to share them with you!