Here you’ll find links to my CDs and videos with Mike Doolin as well as my schedule/audio/and videos with all of the bands I work with in the Twin Cities. Social media links are on the right and click ‘Contact‘ above to reach me by email. Thanks for stopping by!
Music Calendar/Gigs This Week May 25th-31st
Most of my recent music can be found here: David Martin on Soundcloud
The next 4 Saturdays (Oct.27th, Nov. 3rd, 10th, and 17th) I’m playing guitar and bass in downtown St. Paul at The Black Dog Cafe (651) 228-9274 from 2-4pm featuring the group ‘Samba Meu’ led by Karen Quiroz. Featuring members of Batucada Do Norte. No cover. 308 East Prince Street Saint Paul, MN 55101
Brazilian Carnaval is this month and while I’ve never gotten to go to Brazil, there are several great Brazilian music events that I’m part of in February right here in Minnesota:
Feb. 9th – Samba Meu at the Black Dog Cafe (Karen Quiroz, Tim O’Keefe, James Allen, and David Martin) from 7-10:00pm in St. Paul.
Feb. 18th – Chico Chavez, Karen Quiroz, and David Martin at The Mendoberri Cafe and Wine Bar from 7:30-10:00pm in Mendota Heights
Feb. 24th-25th – Carnaval Brasileiro 2012 at the Fine Line Music Cafe
– Last year was a blast and almost the same line-up this year: 3 shows in 2 days including a Saturday matinee. 9pm both nights and a 2pm matinee on Saturday. Featuring over 50 performers! Beira Mar Brasil Carnival Band, Batucada Do Norte and Drumheart percussion ensembles, professional samba dancers Edilson Lima, Vanessa Luiz, and Palloma Pimentel, face and body painting, Brazilian food and drinks (caipirinhas and guaraná!), and much more!!! $15 in advance/$20 at the door for the evening shows and $10 in advance/$15 at the door for the afternoon matinee. More info/tickets at http://www.roberteverest.com/
Hope to see you out at one or all! – David
December 10-Bass w/ Nachito Herrera at the Dakota 8pm http://dakotacooks.com/
December 16 Bass w/ Salsa del Soul at the Social Dance Studio 8pm https://www.facebook.com/events/194370940646418/
December 18-Bass at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church-Hastings, MN http://osel.org/
December 19-Guitar w/ Maryann Sullivan and Doug Haining at Fireside Pizza-Richfield, MN 7-9pm http://www.firesidepizzausa.com/
December 23-Guitar and bass with Havana Hi-Fi at the 318 Cafe-Excelsior, MN 8pm https://www.facebook.com/pages/Havana-Hi-Fi/211286228882659
December 29-Guitar and bass with Havana Hi-Fi at the Aster Cafe 9pm?-Minneapolis, MN https://www.facebook.com/pages/Havana-Hi-Fi/211286228882659
December 30-Guitar with Vic Volare at The Mediterranean Cruise Cafe 10:30p-1:30a http://www.medcruisecafe.com/
Maybe some others, who knows?