My Story

David Burke has busked his way from Dublin to New York to L.A. and guested with artists including Wallis Bird, Declan O’Rourke, Alabama Three, Mundy & the Hot House Flowers. 

David's debut album 'Where Colours Swim' reached No.1 in the iTunes Singer-Songwriter charts & was chosen as RTÉ Radio 1's 'Album of the Week'.

You can listen to & buy the album from his website - www.davidburkelive.com or from all digital forums including iTunes - http://itunes.apple.com/ie/album/where-colours-swim/id696836550

David recorded his album in Wales, London and Dublin. Hightlights of the recordings include...
  • Staying up until the early hours writing music on the same piano Freddie Mercury played during the 'Bohemian Rhapsody' sessions.
  • Being a big fan of Amy Winehouse, he was delighted to record 4 songs with the string orchestrator & players from 'Back to Black.'
  • He had the pleasure of working with producers Roger Bechirian (Elvis Costello, bell X1) & Adam Kviman (Eagle Eye Cherry - 'Save Tonight'; Picturehouse - 'Everybody loves my girl') & numerous great musicians.
For his album tour, David cycled over 2,000 km around Ireland, playing 32 shows in 32 counties in 32 days!

He enjoys running, climbing mountains & swimming in the Irish sea.