David Henderson, is an exceptional guitarist, obsessive tone freak, composer, mixer, producer, and songwriter that uniquely blends over 40 years of music experience over a canvas of genres - blues, jazz, rock, americana, roots, and r&b. Over the past 4 decades David has been a touring musician, a session player, a solo artist, a bandleader, and a leading edge technology entrepreneur.
Over his career David has worked with a wide range of incredibly talented artists and musicians - Producer, A&R executive and Master Drummer - Guy Eckstine (producer Herbie Hancock), Jazz Legend (Mr. B) - Billy Eckstine, Top 40 charting R&B artist - Stevie Woods, Blues Legend - Frankie Lee, and Rock & Roll Legend - Gerry Granahan, as well as his own bands, The Henderson Brothers, and David Henderson & Friends. David is a graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston.
David relocated to Austin in 2012 from Boulder, CO and has been tearing up Austin at venues like The Saxon Pub, One-2-One, The Gallery, Continental Club, Strange Brew, and the Cactus Cafe with his killer band, The David Henderson Band, and as a sideman with local artists such as Big Duets from Austin (Malford Milligan, Lisa Tingle, Mark Epstein), Will Taylor Strings Attached, Whiskey Sisters, Dave Madden, Glenn Fukunaga, and Scarlett Olsen.
David just released a new CD entitled Dream Light. What are fans saying about this CD?
“Reminds me very much of the great Robben Ford with a touch of Robert Cray :-) That's why I really enjoyed your work!”
“Wow you've got a timbre like Mick Jagger as I heard you sing for the first time. Great vocal.”
“Awesome sound ! Great bluesy groove ! Reminds me of Steely Dan, Keep on the great work !!”
“Your guitar tone is spot on beautiful! Really nice! Wowza!”
If you like guitar, blues/soul/jazz artists like Doyle Bramhall II, John Cleary, John Scofield, Robben Ford, Michael Landau, Oz Noy, ABB, Miles, Herbie, Wayne and Trane, you are in for a treat!! David mashes all theses styles into his own unique voice and very sophisticated and evolved style. This is an artist at the peak of his creative powers - writing, singing, mixing, producing, and playing. You need to check him out! One of the best modern blues artists out there on the scene today.