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Aug
24
Fri
Music in the Stacks: Dave Saw – Cancelled
Aug 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

David was born in 1974. He started playing guitar with classical training at the age of 8 and by the age of 16 his songwriter career had started. He writes both top line and music and has an excellent voice.

Performing also came at an early age playing with local bands and he then went on to embark on a solo career supporting and performing on tour with artists such as Ray Davies, Robert Cray & Eric Bibb and regularly performed his own music at venues such as the famous Kashmir Club in London and Glastonbury Festival.

From there David’s career as a songwriter properly took off – he co-wrote with artist, Ben Taylor, with tracks included on three of Ben’s US albums. He also toured with Carly Simon, for whom he co-produced and wrote for one of her albums, ‘Never Been gone’. He also released his own solo album, ‘Broken Down Figure’ on US label, Iris Records.

Recently, David mainly writes and works on projects out of the legendary studios, RAK, in St John’s Wood, where he is signed to their publishing company.

Current / recent projects / clients include:

Carly Simon – Writing and Producing (4 Songs included on her ‘Into White’ album 2007 and ‘This Kind of Love Album 2008)
Ady Suleiman (Syco Records) – Writing
Jacob Banks (Atlantic Records) – Writing – 3 songs on hold for next album
Ben Taylor (Iris Records) – Writing and Producing (Total of 11 songs released)
Natasha Bedingfield – Writing
Jimmy Webb – Writing (track included on a Carly Simon album)
Gary Go – Writing
John Forte – (Fugees) – Writing
Aura Dione (Island Records) – track on her forthcoming album
Dawn Landes – writing
Josh Bedingfield – writing
Beth Mendes – Writing, various tracks on hold for her debut album
Duke Special (Pledge Music) – Writing – 3 songs on his forthcoming album
Sam Palladio – Writing, track on his debut album

For further information, please contact:-

David Saw – dave2saws@yahoo.co.uk
Venetia Mills – venetia.mills@hotmail.co.uk
07714 987736
Publishing – RAK Publishing

Aug
25
Sat
Touch-a-Truck
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Our local heroes are coming to the OBPL. Explore a fire truck and more! For kids of all ages.

Sep
22
Sat
Library End of Summer Party
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm