Eponymous Debut Album ‘Arkansas Dave’ Out Today From Austin-Based Blues Singer

Arkansas Dave – photo credit Jacqueline Scripps
Arkansas Dave – photo credit Jacqueline Scripps

Last month we reviewed the brilliant self-titled debut by Austin based blues singer, Arkansas Dave. The artist, who has drawn comparisons to Chris Stapleton, Black Stone Cherry and Luke Combs, has been a long time coming with this album, having cut his teeth in dive bars and honky tonks in his home state of Arkansas, and in Texas, where he was given his nickname by band mates.

Check out our review here.

Arkansas Dave will be coming to the UK in July to promote the album. You can see him and his band on the following dates:

6th July – Maverick Festival
7th July – Maverick Festival
8th July – The Stag Inn, Hastings
11th July – Sounds In the Suburbs, Glasgow
12th July, Haile Village Hall, Haile
13th July – Green Note, London
14th July – The Pennover Center, Pulham St Mary
15th July – The Sun Inn, Dedham
19th July – The Chapel Arts, Bath
20th July – Birmingham International Jazz & Blues Festival
21st July – Summertyne, Gateshead (Not yet announced)

Find out more about Arkansas Dave online on his official website, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. You can stream and download ‘Arkansas Dave’ from iTunes, Amazon, and Spotify.

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