Born and raised on a lonely hill farm in the west Yorkshire Pennines
grew up listening to American roots music on an old crystal set radio.
Always been obsessed by the music and a real passion for playing.
Dac has learn from the old masters including
John Jackson, Louisiana Red, Philadelphia Jerry Ricks and John Cephas.
Dac has also studied with other modern performers,
Woody Mann, Mike Dowling, John Miller, Michael Messer and Homesick Mac .
Diamond Dac is an adept picker and funky slide man.
He is a founder member of the European Blues Association.
Been recorded by the Sanctuary Archive Stamstock Compilation.
Featured on the Resophonic Players of Europe.
Has three solo albums airplayed all over the world to critical acclaim,
Featured in International muso magazines and live on U.K. & European radio
been consistently in the top five in the ReverNation Charts
and established as one of the finest acoustic acts in the U.K.
Diamond Dac, with Delaney & Taylor recorded a live album in the prestigeous Hepworth Gallery
performing in the Wakefield Blues Festival.
The 2014 line up of The Diamond Dac Trio
( included the ledgendary North country picker Alec Becconsall ) and continue to perform clubs and festivals.
The press have described their music as utterly infectious.
Their unique blend of instruments are complemented by their expressive vocals.
This dynamic trio bring energy, excitement and enthusiasm to their music
and delighted audiences wherever they performed.
From 2015 onwards Diamond Dac is available for solo bookings worldwide.
Two new albums to be released later this year.