Dave teaches Songwriting at BIMM Institute Dublin. He is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer. He’s a founding member of the Irish band Bell X1, who regularly tour the world. They’ve released six albums to date; three of which have reached No.1 in the Irish album charts, and they’re due to release their seventh album in 2016. Dave has also produced three solo albums. The latest – ‘Inherit’ – was released under the moniker ‘Join Me in the Pines’ in October 2014.
Dave also composes music for films. In 2009, the short film he scored the music for – ‘The Crush’ – was nominated for an Oscar. In 2015, Dave composed for the feature film ‘You're Ugly Too’ starring Aiden Gillen, and he’s currently working on the score for another short film.