|David Luning News
I would like to sincerely thank the following people for supporting me in, or being a part of, my music venture...
Miles Olson - For the most part of this year I have been recording my official debut studio record and it really wouldn't have been possible without Miles Olson! He is the most giving and generous person I know and has been helping me immensely with this record! (It's coming very soon, I promise!) I can't thank you enough Miles!
Lynsey Cole - For so much support and generosity!
Dave Sampson, Ben Dubin, & Linden Reed...... You are awesome musicians and really great friends. Super pro's in the studio and on stage! I feel very fortunate to work with you. Thanks for rockin' out with me.
Terry Ann Gillette - For jammin down on the fiddle and bringing so much life to the stage!
Zach Sumner - For being a great friend. And for playing upright bass on tracks and for being such a fun player to work with!
Andy Tester - For being a killer upright bass player and sitting in on rad shows!
Family and very significant people in my life - You are the ones I can count on to really listen, clap at the right times, cheer, dance, and to generally get the party going. You are really awesome!!! Mom, Pops, Andraya, Devin, Sam, Will, Maria, Katie, Celeste, Erica, Karina, Andre, Daniel, Dylan, Mary, Travis, Sebastian, Tom, Thea, Jill, Brodie, Nancy, Kacie, Scott, Brandon, Claire, Bob, Zach, Mark, Rachael, Lenny, Ken, Walter, Lynn, Melissa, Chris, Jason, Artie, Jimmy, Elliott, David, Erle, Julian, Lati, Anna, Sarah, Jeff, Paulette, Henry, Scott, Lin, Donna, Melanie, Jackie, Amber, Jim, Becky, Celeste, Carrie, Lani, Victoria...... Thanks for cheering me on.
Josh Yenne - For tracking gorgeous pedal steel tracks! They sound so good man!
To my beloved friends: Thank you for always making life interesting and fun! I really love you guys!
Fans - Someone once said to me, "I really like the people that come to your shows. They are a fun audience." It's true. You make the gigs a blast! Thanks for coming to the shows! Thanks for clapping, dancing, and singing along. You know, it's just a practice session without YOU.
Joshua Stithem - For asking me to play such killer shows like the Hootenannies, The Last Day Saloon, Handcar Regatta, Roots Americana, and so much more! You are superman my friend!
Bill Bowker and KRSH 95.9 FM - For having the band and me on your Krush Americana radio program! It was so much fun!
Steve Jaxon and KSRO 1350 AM - For having me on your show "The Drive at Five" and being such a great support!
Shennon O'Donnell - For being awesome! And Super Thanks for helping me get the opening slot for Junior Brown at the Mystic Theatre!!!
Ken O'Donnell - For having me open at the Mystic Theatre! It was definitely one of our funnest shows yet! And also thank you for introducing me to Ramblin' Jack Elliott! What a trip!
The Front Porch Crew - For hooking me up with great gigs like the Handcar Regatta! Stagecoach Festival was a weekend I will never forget!!!
Annie Oliver - For booking and putting together great shows like at Yoshi's!
Mary Jennings and Bob Crane - For being such great support!!
Ian Crombie, Joanie Crombie, Alison Williams, John Williams, Bruce Ede - Ian, Joanie, Alison, John, and Bruce give their hearts and souls to West Coast Songwriters and to the songwriters themselves. They make West Coast Songwriters an amazing organization. Thank you for being so supportive and for being people that I respect, admire, and trust to guide me (and other musicians) wisely.
Bill DeCarli - Bill has given me great support and many great opportunities. I love playing at HopMonk and Bill is the guy! Thanks, Bill, for your friendship, your sense of humor, and support and asking me to open for Leon Russell! So many great things have come out of that night! Thanks Bill!
Patrick Malone - For all your help at Hopmonk and for working with me and booking me for awesome shows! (One's comin up on New Years with Poor Man's Whiskey!...Look out y'all!!)
KC Turner - KC is an awesome agent and promoter in San Francisco! He has asked me to play at numerous awesome events and shows! Thanks, KC.
AE Casting for giving me the opportunity to act in a T.V. show. It was really fun. They are a great local casting company. You can find them at http://www.aecasting.com Thanks for the opportunity!
Sean Hall, John Webley, & John Williams - They are really talented photographers and they spent hours taking photos for me. Thank you, Sean, John, and John!
Jimmy and Mira - For asking my band and me to play at your wedding! It was such an honor for us! It was a beautiful night.
Roem Baur - For being a good friend and artist and asking me to share the stage with ya!
Michael B Serious and Irene - Thank you for being my first supporters, outside of my family, and for giving me encouragement.
Bands/Solo Artists - It has been an honor and a pleasure to play with the following people:
The Brothers Comatose
Matt the Electrician
The Easy Leaves
John Courage and the Great Plains
The Pine Needles
Little Lost Boys
El Radio Fantastique
The Family Crest
Bobby Jo Valentine
The Hobo Gobbelins
Three Legged Sister
Walter Edwards - Thank you Walter for lending me your amazing guitar and for generally being such a great, supportive guy.
You are all so awesome! Thank you! See ya soon!
Raven Performing Arts Theater
I'm really excited about this show! I'll be playing with my full band at the historic Raven Theater in Healdsburg! I'll be playing right at 8pm sharp! Headlining the show will be my good friends EchoRev!!!
Its gonna be super fun and packed! Get your tickets in advance! You can get them at the door, or at the Last Record Store, or Copperfields in Healdsburg!
Click HERE for the Facebook Event Page!