David Cooper

David Cooper

BandRockCountry

A true entertainer, Cooper is high energy and makes a connection with his audiences. Once you've seen his show, you'll soon be back for more!

Biography

Cooper, as he is known to his friends, was born in Seymour, Indiana.

His musical influences include FOGHAT, BTO, Sammy Hagar and Anthony Crawford. He has an appreciation for all genres of music.

Cooper played with the popular groups, "Showdown," with Mike Cottingham for over ten years, playing throughout Southern Indiana and Northern Kentucky. He was also a valued member of "Y-Knot," "Evans Landing," "Eddie Anderson and The Sixth Street Band," "Trip," and "The Night Band."

Coop is in great demand among Southern Indiana bands. He fills in for various groups and enjoys the versatility of playing varied types of music.

Anthony Crawford, who has played with Neil Young, Dwight Yoakam, and Blackhawk, as well as having his own music career as a singer/songwriter, enjoys jamming with Coop and loves his energy.

Singer/Songwriter Steve Price and Blues Guitarist and Sax Musician Jim Masterson find him to be dependable and a valuable asset.

Cooper adds an element of energy and utilizes every part of his drum kit.

Audiences often are on their feet and screaming as he twirls his sticks and projects his charismatic charm. Although Coop has been utilized on various band recordings, he enjoys playing live and interacting with an audience.

In addition to his availability as a fill in drummer, his band, "Coop De Ville," is also available. More information about his band will be available soon!

Coop is definitely a force to be reckoned with!

Coop's Manager, Crystal Moss, is not a stranger to the music scene either. As a photographer and promotions manager, she has provided services to acts too numerous to count.

She gained experience networking with Nashville producers, publishers, and national acts , such as Phil Vassar, Gary Allen, and producer Rusty McFarland, while managing vocalist Gina Emerson.

She has organized songwriters contests and multi band stages.

She wrote, produced and filmed the videos, "0 to 60" and "After Today," which were both nominated for "Best Storyline Concept," in The Blockbuster Video Awards, which aired on television. Her work also appears in Mike Keithley's video, "Are You Ever Coming Home."

She co-owned the music magazine, "The Regional Entertainment Directory," with musician George Brackens, which gained her access to numerous national acts and music professionals.

She is currently co-owner of Dewey Heights Publishing. A Southern Indiana songwriter collaboration.

She admires talented people and is driven by her disire to see them pursue their "Burning Yes."

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Discography

"Split Images" by Evans Landing 1994

Set List

Coop performs too many songs to provide a complete list here. He accomodates the needs of the group. He can play a variety of genres. We have provided an abreviated list.

BEATLES - Eight Days a Week

ELVIN BISHOP - Fooled Around and Fell in Love

BOX TOPS - Letter

JIMMY BUFFET - Margaritaville, Why Don't We Get Drunk

DAVID ALLAN COE - You Don't Call Me by my Name

CCR- Bad Moon Rising, Down on the Corner, Green River, Have You Ever Seen the Rain, Hey Tonight, Long as I Can See the Light, Midnight Special, Proud Mary, Suzie Q, Who'll Stop the Rain

CHEAP TRICK - Don't Be Cruel

CHUBBY CHECKER - Twist

ERIC CLAPTON - After Midnight, Before You Accuse Me, Crossroads, Lay Down Sally, Wonderful Tonight

CREAM - Strange Brew, Sunshine of Your Love

DION - Runaround Sue

DOORS - Light My Fire, Love Me Two Times, Riders on the Storm, Roadhouse Blues

BOB DYLAN - Knockin' on Heaven's Door

DAVE EDMUNDS - I Hear You Knockin'

ELVIS - All Shook Up, Blue Suede Shoe