the crowd speechless."
The Shield review of CMW Showcase
"David’s soulful voice, combined with his
passionate guitar playing, ended with the
audience loudly demanding several encores."
BlickPunkt review of concert in Hof, Germany
"...a talented singer/songwriter."
Janice Forsyth, BBC
"...what I call prolific."
KIT : Press
and directed by David Porteous.
Dirt" audio recording produced, performed and written by
Recorded at Studio W19, Toronto, Canada by Michael "Mez"
Dilauro, at Sundlaugin Studio, Mosfellsbaer, Iceland, by Birgir
Jón "Biggi" Birgisson and at BLACKWATCH Studio,
Toronto, Canada by David Porteous. Mixed and mastered at BLACKWATCH
Studio by David Porteous.
audio SOCAN/BMI © 2015 David Porteous
David Porteous began writing music at age 11,
had his first radio play on CBC Radio 2 at the age of 14, and
has since created 30 solo music releases.
will be a busy year for David. This summer you will find David
touring the east coast of Canada on a fundraising tour in support
of the Canadian
Women's Foundation. In addition, he will be releasing
two new albums, entitled Leaving April and 31.
is crediited for six songs in Eric Schaeffer's new feature film
Boy Meets Girl. Schaeffer is best known for films like
If Lucy Fell (starring Ben Stiller, Sarah Jessica Parker) and
After Fall, Winter. Boy Meets Girl premiered in New York City
in January 2015, and has won more than a dozen awards at various
independent film festivals.
has never shied away from creating music projects that push
him into unknown terroirtory. For instance, When he was 21-years-old,
he created a documentary and music project entitled War
Music. Following in the footsteps of Canadian WWII soldiers
through 10 countries in Europe, visiting battlefields and cemeteries.
David filmed his journey, writing and recording music on-location,
based on his experiences. The documentary film is avaliable
to stream for free on YouTube.
the years David has toured extensively in Canada, the UK, Europe
and performed at top music festivals such as NXNE,
CMJ Music Marathon, Music City North,
Acoustic Edinburgh, and Canadian Music
passionate on-stage performances and lead guitar work have also
landed him opening slots with many talented artists, including
Emm Gryner, Peter Katz, Matthew
Barber, Neverending White Lights,
Rob Lamothe, Lindy, and Nellie
COAST CANADA FUNDRAISING TOUR
FOR THE CANADIAN WOMEN'S FOUNDATION:
August 8, 2015 - Kingston, ON
August 10, 2015 - Montreal, QC
August 12, 2015 - Fredricton, NB
August 13, 2015 - Moncton, NB
August 15, 2015 - St. Andrews, NB
August 17, 2015 - Halifax, NS
August 18, 2015 - Charlottetown, PEI
August 19 2015 - Belle River, PEI
August 22, 2015 - Ottawa, ON
August 23, 2015 - Toronto, ON