Dave is a bassist and producer originally from Singapore. He is a triple graduate of Boston’s renowned Berklee College of Music and an alumni of The Bass Collective in NYC. He has toured the world as a musician and played illustrious venues such as CBGB. In 2008, he appeared on an instructional DVD by five-time Grammy award- winning bassist Victor Wooten titled Groove Workshop. Dave is the founder of Interrobang Records, a jazz & world music record label that specializes in supporting the music of recent Berklee graduates. He’s also a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) and a voting member of The Recording Academy – having attended Grammy Awards ceremonies in 2014, 2017, and 2018. In 2017, Dave was honored to play bass for the 50th Anniversary celebration of Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical at the historic LaMaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City (“Coffeehouse Chronicles #139”). Dave has also had the pleasure to play bass for regional theater productions of In the Heights, Spring Awakening, Legally Blonde, AIDA, The Wiz, Next to Normal, Avenue Q, Cabaret, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Rocky Horror Show, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, The Last Five Years, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Songs for a New World, Dreamgirls, Pippin, and many more.
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Here are some fun Easter Eggs from my old website!
– A MacQuarium I built in 2008 in Singapore.
– Mushroom Alley: weird sketches from a guy’s trip to Bali in 2006.
– Darangolinni’s Bistro: my first Geocities site circa 2001.