Dave's Most Recent Music YouTube Uploads
Monday, 10/21/2013 -- Mark on the Land -- Lyric Video Today Dave posted the first lyric video from Who Said What, for the song Mark on the Land, and you can watch that video by clicking here or by clicking on the video image above.
Day 166, Sunday, 12/8/2013 -- Drivin' Wheel by Tom Rush, written by David Wiffen. You can find a YouTube video of this tune here. The YT video visual is just a still of the Tom Rush cover, but this song moves along pretty well even if the visual part doesn't move. In 1970 Chicago-area radio was really good, and it introduced me to this song, from a current LP, pretty quickly convincing me that I wanted to get that record. The backing track almost sneaks in behind Tom's voice, but then really kicks in with the slide guitar, and keeps moving along for almost 5-and-a-half minutes, building to a point where the train sounds like... Read more
Dave's Now on Radio Airplay
(March 15, 2013) Dave Elder is now a feature artist on Radio Airplay, and songs like If I Was You are now playing alongside Bob Dylan, Nickelback, Simon and Garfunkel, America, Kings of Leon, John Denver, Daughtry, The Kingston Trio, U2, Jefferson Airplane, Gordon Lightfoot and Tom Petty, in places from California to Massachusetts, Mexico, Israel, Chile, Turkey, Australia, Italy, Myanmar, Canada, Taiwan, Ireland, Rwanda, Japan, Costa Rica, Phillipines, Latvia, Colombia and United Arab Emirates. Watch this space for future updates.
Dave's New CD Now Available from CD Baby
The Who Said What CD is now available from CD Baby, iTunes, and Amazon, as well as the other usual online outlets. The 14 songs in the set (an Elder's dozen, as Dave likes to call them) offer a balanced mix of the personal and the political, from the romantic longings conveyed by Go With Me and Song of the Wood to the understated anti-war message of If I Was You, the concerns expressed in Wind Whistle about poisons released to the environment by nuclear power, the hitch-hiker's search for freedom and direction in Take Me Further, the dark nightmare landscape of nuclear destruction portrayed in Dream Revelations, the seemingly-endless conflict over the Holy Land laid out in Nobody Knows and the conversational appreciation of enduring friendship that concludes the set in So Long Friend. Click here to buy Who Said What from CD Baby -- the entire CD, or individual tracks, whatever you'd like.