King and Elmore James, trying to emulate their playing styles. Also heavily influenced by modern players such as Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Stevie Ray Vaughn and others, Dave's playing style is a blend of blues, rock, jazz and funk utilizing both electric and acoustic guitars. Music by Dave Sadler has been featured on numerous radio programs and has been used in various production music libraries, advertisements, videos, films and PR campaigns. Dave Sadler is affiliated with BMI as a songwriter/composer publishing and recording for the independent label, BluezArt Records. Press: "Damn Dave! ....Nice stuff there brother!" -Big Llou Johnson (voice of B.B. King's Bluesville) "If rock'em, sock'em, rhythm fueled, smokin' blues lights your fire, then you need to get your hands on a copy of "Matchbox" " -Peter Blewzzman Lauro (Mary4Music) "With a broad range of bluesrock, jazzy ballads, reggae and funk, this album sought blues inspiration from many places. Arkansas/Mississippi, Louisiana/Texas and Chicago-influences merge into a homogeneous whole, in which Dave Sadler, guitar man from Arkansas, feels at home like a fish in the water." - Mieke Geukens , Rootstime (Jun 21, 2008) "Sadler also includes a slew of instrumental numbers on the album which showcase his mastery of the guitar.
As well, he gets by with a little help from his friends such as prominent saxophonist, Dan Cipriano, whose playful exchanges on "Can’t Take It With You"..an instant listener’s delight" - Skott Freedman, Indie-Music.com (Apr 05, 2008) "Dave Sadler designed this album with solid and really versatile musical building stones that leave a colorful impression from 'Fade To Blue' till 'Blue Reggae'." - Mieke Geukens, Rootstime (Jun 21, 2008) "On Fade to Blue, Arkansas blues singer Dave Sadler offers up an eclectic mix of 16 guitar driven songs based in the blues/rock tradition of the Midwest. He's an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and clearly knows what he’s doing on the guitar...musicianship to stand apart from the crowd..." - Skott Freedman, Indie-Music.com (Apr 05, 2008) A guitarist and studio musician, Dave Sadler is affiliated with BMI as a songwriter/composer and resides in Pine Bluff, Arkansas where he records and publishes for the independent label, BluezArt Records. Visit www.davesadlermusic.com Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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