Spreading the News of The Blues You Can Use
David "Harmonica" Miller is a blues harmonica player and teacher, vocalist, and guitarist. David was introduced to the harmonica back in 1972 by his late father at the age of eleven years old. David's dad was his mentor, but his other influences also include: Charlie Musselwhite, Little Walter, Big Walter Horton, Sonny Boy Williamson, James Cotton, Junior Wells, Billy Branch, to name just a few. David Miller has appeared throughout the Midwest including the Wisconsin State Fair, Summerfest, Sherman Fest, as well as various Chicago clubs. Miller has played with Billy Branch, the legendary Aaron Moore, Willie Kent, and Aron Burton. Play the originals: Solo (https://www.soundclick.com/artist/default.cfm?bandID=1454902&content=songs), Duo (https://www.soundclick.com/artist/default.cfm?bandID=1381907&content=songs), and Band (https://www.soundclick.com/artist/default.cfm?bandID=473058&content=songs).
David Harmonica Miller Biography
Artist: The Dave Miller Band
The Dave Miller Band
David J. Miller is a multiple genre Harmonicist, Vocalist, Guitarist, Teacher, Promoter, President of Jazz Unlimited of Greater Milwaukee, and Owner of David Miller Live Music. David Miller was also mentored by the legendary late Tom Radai in event promotions. These functions included the Wisconsin Annual Blues Harmonica Festival and Tribute Blues Concerts featuring international blues musicians, such as the James Cotton Tribute Concert 4-9-17. David "Harmonica" Miller founded the Wisconsin Annual Blues Harmonica Festival in 2013, which highlights an all-star line-up on the 3rd Friday in November at the VFW Post 5716 in New Berlin WI. Miller is in charge of organizing and supplying all the necessary digital and printed promotional material for the Wisconsin Annual Blues Harmonica Festival.
David Miller was introduced to the harmonica back in 1972 by his late father at the age of eleven years old. Daves dad was his mentor, but his other influences also included: Charlie Musselwhite, James Cotton, Billy Branch, Little Walter, Big Walter Horton, Sonny Boy Williamson II, Junior Wells, to name just a few. David Miller has appeared throughout the Midwest. Some of the venues included the Wisconsin State Fair, Summerfest, Sherman Fest, as well as various Chicago clubs. Miller has played with Billy Branch, the legendary Aaron Moore, Willie Kent, Billy Flynn, Aron Burton, and Johnny Rawls.
Born in 1961, David John Miller was raised with honest work ethics. Davids first job was at 13 years old, helping with odd jobs around his Uncles Hardware Store. This first gig started a solid foundation for a successful life of work in many fields. Miller worked many jobs in his life, always giving 110 percent. David Miller started playing clubs in 1980, and called his group the Dave Miller Band. After going through a life changing time September 11, 2001, David found how precious life was then and even more today. After losing his job on 9/11 and getting a divorce sometime later, an epiphany of becoming a full-time musician became reality in 2008. Today Miller lives life to the fullest, enjoying music and hobbies. Supporting himself is an obvious necessity, but health and happiness is the first priority. Yes, David is a full-time musician and promoter, but also fulfills his appetite for inner peace.