David Cross Band
David Cross Bandfeat. David Jackson & Craig Blundell
- Date: Friday 19 May 2017
- Hall: CreativeColors Stage
- Doors open: 19:30
- Start: 20:30
- Presale: 24,- (incl. service charge)
- At the door: 28,-
David Cross is best known as a violinist for King Crimson. From 1972 to 1974 he was part of this groundbreaking band and his contributions can be heard on the legendary album ‘Larks' Tongues in Aspic’ (1973). David Cross is a pioneer in the field of the electric rock violin. His band consists of top musicians: David Jackson (Van der Graaf Generator), Craig Blundell (Steven Wilson, Frost*), singer Jinian Wilde, Paul Clark (Tolga Kashif) and bassist Mick Paul.
David Cross accepts no limits on the range and power of his instrument or his music. He has an extensive album back catalog, last year he released as many as four albums. His new album ‘Sign of the Crow’ (2016) is described by critics as ‘an unmitigated masterpiece’. From 1969 to 2005 David Jackson was part of the British rock band Van der Graaf Generator. He is considered a pioneer of the electric saxophone. He collaborated with the musical greats of this earth, including Peter Gabriel. Craig Blundell is one of the most sought after drummers in the world. He gained fame for his work with Steven Wilson and Frost*. ‘Six String’ bassist Mick Paul completes the rhythm section. He previously worked with David Hasselhoff and Eric Martin (Mr. Big). During this concert you may be treated to songs by King Crimson, Van der Graaf Generator and tracks from the extensive body of work of David Cross himself.