Joliet Dave


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"Joliet" Dave is a musician and songwriter that began performing in the mid 70's throughout the Chicagoland area. He has been in a multitude of both cover and original bands as well as performing as solo artist locally and in California. Currently he is the bassist and manager of Chasing Amy. Dave also served as a writer with .examiner reviewing live music and indie bands and was a contributing writer with What's Up Xtra magazine reporting on the local Chicago area music scene..

Screen name:
Joliet Dave
Member since:
May 24 2007
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Tony Iommi
Geezer Butler
Ritchie Blackmore
Roger Glover
John Entwhistle

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:


Epiphone Tony Iommi Signature G-400 Left Handed Guitar
Ibanez EX140 Series Left Handed Guitar
Fender San Miguel Left Handed Acoustic Guitar

Epiphone Thunderbird IV Goth Bass Guitar
Ibanez SRX3EX Bass Guitar
Fender Squire P- Bass Guitar

Ampeg PF500 Bass Amplifier
Acoustic B410 Bass Cab
Acoustic B115 Bass Cab
DigiTech RP200 Guitar Processor
Digitech Hardwire TL-2 Metal distortion
Crybaby Wah
Boss Digital Delay
Zoom B2.1u Bass Effects Processor



Past Events

Aurora, IL

Crest Hill, IL w/ The Last Envy

Crest Hill, IL

Aurora, IL

Caton Farm & County Line Rds

Morris, IL

Marty's Place in Crest Hill

Liquid Therapy Joliet, IL



Crest Hill

Joliet, IL

Caton Farm & County Line Rds

Gurnee, IL

Channahon, IL

Caton Farm and County Line Rds

Wilmington, IL:

Darien, IL

Morris, IL

Kendall County Fairgrounds, Yorkville, IL

Our first time at McBride's Joliet location

Tinley Park

Crest Hill

Joliet, IL

Crest Hill

Joliet, IL

Romeoville, IL

Gurnee, IL

Channahon, IL

Bartlett w/ special guest


Crest Hill, IL

Joliet, IL

Joliet, IL

Caton Farm & County Line Rds


Lockport, debut gig w/ UDI

Midlothian w/ special guest

Tinley Park

in Crest Hill


Baileys in Tinley Park


W/ Under D Influence

in Joliet at Black Rd and Infantry dr

in Joliet near I-80 and Houbolt Rd

in Romeoville

in Plainfield

9-12 Romeoville

in Crest Hill w/ Under D Influence

In Burbank


in Crest Hill

Crest Hill

in Romeoville

in Tinley Park

Cresthill, IL

in Lockport

in Joliet

in Joliet...our last gig of the year!

We will be kicking off the holiday season at Marty's!

in Plainfield Caton Farm and County Line rds

in Montgomery

in Joliet

Along with Rustic Detour and Under D Influence

in Romeoville w/ opening band Wild Nights

in Aurora

CA rocks Heroes in Joliet! The same night the Joliet Township High School alumni party will be in attendance so it's gonna get crazy!

@ Marty's in Crest Hill

Red Cent Bar in Morris

Romeoville w/ Chasing Amy...opening band The Ways & Means

Another new club for us!

Our first time there!

The Last Envy back in Crest Hill

Playing the fest this year w/ 7th Heavem

Back out to Tinley Park w/ TLE....

Heading back to Gusto's in Joliet w/ Chasing Amy!

Rockin' a wedding in Joliet....

Rockin' the July 4th celebration in New Lenox...all ages gig.

Just 6 days after rocking Marty's with TLE I'm back w/ Chasing Amy!

TLE live at Marty's for the first time!

We'll be hitting the Kankakee Country Club

Rockin' w/ CA in Plainfield!

After the benefit we head over to Heroes West in Joliet!

Cancer benefit in Joliet w/ several bands...we perform 6-7:30PM

Great crowd at the Moose in Lockport!

Back w/ Chasing Amy in Crest Hill...

Bass w/ Chasing Amy at Scoreboards Pub in Oswego, IL

I'll be w/ TLE

Back rockin' w/ Chasing Amy @ Poor Boys Pub in Montgomery, IL

TLE returns to Baileys

Rockin' bass w/ The Last Envy in Detroit...

I'll be performing w/ Chasing Amy in Crest Hill...

Back w/ TLE this time in Tinley Park

Chasing Amy returns to Baileys with a slew of new tunes! Zeppelin, Heart, Bon Jovi, Journey, Joplin, Hendrix, Queen, Weezer and a whole lot more kickass female fronted rock! No tricks and no tracks we are 100% LIVE!

Chasing Amy returns to Liquid Therapy with a slew of new tunes! Zeppelin, Heart, Bon Jovi, Journey, Joplin, Hendrix, Queen, Weezer and a whole lot more kickass female fronted rock! No tricks and no tracks we are 100% LIVE!

TLE is back to rock Hollsteins with another evening of classic rockers and 90's alernative!
17735 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park

TLE returns to rock St Pattys Day at Irish Pub Baileys!
17731 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park

TLE is back to rock Hollsteins with another evening of classic rockers and 90's alernative!
JW Hollsteins
17358 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park

Chasing Amy returns to Liquid Therapy with a slew of new tunes! Zeppelin, Heart, Bon Jovi, Journey, Joplin, Hendrix, Queen, Weezer and a whole lot more kickass female fronted rock! No tricks and no tracks we are 100% LIVE!
Liquid Therapy
3501 Channahon Rd (Rt 6)

TLE returns!

We rocked Zelmo's hard last time and we're back to do it again!
1117 Plainfield Rd in Joliet

CA returns to the newset place for live music in the western burbs...come on out and hang with us!

CHASING AMY opens up a special night of blazing in-your-face night of female fronted rock with LIFE IS DRAMA!
8109 S Cass Avenue
Darien, IL

TLE rocks in the holidays at Sullivans' with special guest Work Horse Kings!
4660 W 147th St.

This is always an awesome tinme...this place rocks!

TLE returns!

Costumes, prizes, specials! Cool River is located at 12622 W 159th in Homer Glen...Special guest bands as well!

Chord on Blues 106 S 1st Ave in St Charles!

We're back and this time its for my birthday show!

TLE rocks the full band at McGuires 39 Orland Sq Dr in Orland park!

TLE comes back to the stage at Cool River in Homer Glen!!!

TLE goes unplugged at Mcgee's 10139 S harlem in Chicago Ridge!

TLE rocks w/ Workhorse Kings and Your Villain My Hero at mojoe's 22 w Casst St in Joliet...multi level concert venue!

I'm back, this time with TLE!

Oh yeah...this place will rock!

TLE rocks the stage for the Summer Concert Series!!

Live and outside!

One week after demolishing the place with TLE, I;m back to finish the job with Chasing Amy!

It is ALWAYS a crazy night of kickass rock and crazy shenannigans when we hit Bailey's!!

TLE heads into Dannys'!

Massive's gonna rock!

If you've seen us there know how crazy it gets!!

TLE heads into round 2!!

TLE will be LIVE at Great America!!!

The first of 2 scheduled shows!

I'm back w/ CA for a big show at Hammer's! Great room and the kitchen never closes!!

Chasing Amy is back at snowstorm this time!!

TLE rocks the Mullets stage for the first time!!

I'm back at Crosstown this time with The Last Envy in tow!!!

The acoustic version of The Last Envy in a special Thursday evening show!

TLE tearing up the southside!!

This is a def party place and CA is gonna do the place up big, live & loud!

I'm back at Baileys in Tinley Park this time w/ Chasing Amy!! This is a great bar and we're gonna get crazy!

TLE heads out to melts some faces in the 2011 Battle of the Bands!!

Bailey's loves TLE and we love Bailey's...come party with us!!

Once again we rip into Baileys...there's always a party when we play there!!

CA hits the Crosstown for the first time!!

Make plans with your date or your mate for Saturday Feb 13th @ 9:30PM to be at one of the hottest clubs in the burbs! Chasing Amy takes the stage at the Cool River Draught House 12622 S. 159TH ST. in HOMER GLEN for the first time so we are bringing it live and large! Come out and party with us and give yourselves a Valentines Day to remember...great crowd, cool bar and your favorite tunes played by one kickass band! Got no one special? That ok because love will be in the air and this is a great time to meet someone new! WE WILL SEE YOU THERE!!!

Shannon Hennesy w/ past and current members of Chasing Amy and Acoustically Challenged!

The Splits play a Wedding...what a great way to start a marriage!

Live @ Pom Pom's 23224 Lincoln Hwy Plainfield, IL w/ Wolfs Crossing

Chasing Amy makes their Poms debut!

Come on out and get crazy!

DP in Antioch

High energy classic rock!

Rocking with Wolfs Crossing June 20th @ Rookies in St Charles!

2104 W Jefferson St 9:30PM

49 E Irving Park Rd 9:30PM

50 E jefferson St 9:30PM. Female fronted rock with balls!