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  • Meet the group: Davie Ray and Richard

  • The members of the band include Davie Ray, lead guitar, vocals and harmonica; and Richard Greaney, acoustic guitar, vocals and percussion.
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      Upcoming gigs
      May 4: Chances R, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

      May 17: Scallywags, 7-11 p.m.

      May 18: Big Dicks, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.
  • Who are the members in the band and what do they play?
    The members of the band include Davie Ray, lead guitar, vocals and harmonica; and Richard Greaney, acoustic guitar, vocals and percussion.
    Describe your style of music.
    Our music is a blend of classic and southern rock with blues and country influences.
    How long have you been playing in the area and how did the band get its start?
    Davie Ray and Richard have been playing  together in the Lake area for more than 11 years. Richard has been at the Lake since 1980 playing with various groups such as Sylencer, Sudden Impact, Hot Beef and Traveling Light. Davie Ray has been performing at the Lake since 1991, first with Tribe, then Terry and the Classics. He performed as a single act for several years before being asked to join Traveling Light. After playing in the band together, Davie Ray asked Richard to join him in creating a duo, adding live percussion as well as vocals and guitar to the mix.
    What musicians inspire you?
    The band is inspired by many styles of music and musicians such as, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Eagles, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Marshall Tucker Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd and B.B. King to mention a few.
    What do you do in you  free time? 
    In his free time, Davie Ray likes to write songs which he sometimes records and performs with the band. He also likes to camp and fish as time allows. Richard, an avid classic car buff, enjoys photography, creating artwork as well as camping and canoeing.
    For a full schedule go to davie-ray.tripod.com/ 
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