For live music in Devon, or for a Musician for your venue, David Rudge (Rudgey) is one of Devon’s most engaging frontman entertainers. He is lead singer and harmonica player on Torbay’s lively music circuit. He has an established following among the local music community, playing with bands such as the inimitable ‘Freak Bruvvers’ and the well loved ‘Drew Millin and the Breeze’. He has also played with local legends ‘3 bags Full, Rockology, Cahoots, Colin Reese, Billy Chapman and Lindsey Collard (of Torbaydos fame). Rudgey and the Collard was a collaborative duo for a time.
Rudgey’s style is classic rock and blues mainly, and influences include the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, JJ Cale, Led Zep.. all the 70s and 80s rock and rollers. His repertoire is varied, and he can find common ground with many musical styles. His musical career spans three decades (I know he doesnt look it !) and he has a vast amount of experience playing in all manner of venues.
He has played most venues around Torbay where he lives, including the Offshore Bar and Grill, The Cider Press, The Royal in Babbacombe, the Yacht, Spinning Wheel in Paignton, The Coach House, Jolly Sailor, New Quay in Teignmouth, The Star near Liverton, Lister Bar, Brixham Rugby Club, The Manor House, Torquay’s Hole in the Wall to name a few. He has also played at the Carlton Theater in Teignmouth, and the Princess Theater in the recent past.
Rudgey’s humorous banter and highly interactive style will engage your audience, and create a fantastic atmosphere. For live music in Devon, and a great choice for your next event or entertainment venue, look no further, and book today. 078897 86624