Born in Philadelphia, Dave started playing guitar and singing at the age of 8.
teen years Dave
started playing in the Philadelphia-South Jersey club circuit and was one of the most sought after guitar players in the circuit, but it was not only Dave's powerful guitar sound that made him so admired by his
peers…..it was his
can sing like nobody else," says long time friend Gerry "Rocky" Seader.
In 1980 Dave Parker
went on the road with the Philadelphia recording group The Dovells of Bristol Stomp fame.
He spent the next four years as their guitar player and singer, touring and backing up a lot of the recording acts of the 1950's and 1960's.
has been performing with Rocky & The Rollers for the last 25 years and is considered the best in the business.
still continues to sing better than ever and when touring with acts, is always asked to sing with them on stage.
The Righteous Brothers ~ Unchained Melody …….and The Platters ~ My Prayer bring standing ovations whenever Dave
guitar playing and vocal expertise has commanded the respect of all the acts in the business today.
now lives in Florida with his
wonderful wife Leslie, of 25 years, and their three children….
ave Jr., Danielle, and Derrick.
Dave Parker ~ Lead Guitar & Vocals