Fusing jazz, blues and funk stylings, Spadaro’s sound is influenced by Jimmy Herring, Grant Green, John Scofield and the legendary guitar roster of Steely Dan. Immersed in the Albany-area music scene, Dave most recently led the funk/soul outfit The Mighty Nautilus, and currently is guitarist for The Stone Revival Band, Council Fire as well as working with his own funk/soul-jazz group.
Dave is also involved with his own side project, The Dave Spadaro Band who just released their debut, self titled album featured below in 2014.
Dave Spadaro has been a staple in Capital District music scene for years having performed with groups Good Foot, Heavy Fog, The Mighty Nautilus, PJ Katz, and Fat Buckle. Drawn to improvisation, The Dave Spadaro’s group offers inspired explorations at live performances.
Consisting of Dave Spadaro on guitar, Stephen Orsini on bass, Andrew Costa on keyboards and Brandon Isles on drums, The Dave Spadaro Group performs a blend of groovy funk songs and more soulful / jazz fusion instrumentals.