Booked a role on Almost Human, in an actor role coming to FOX in November.
Editing Martin Cummin's feature film 'Hell In A Hand Bag' starring Martin Cummins, Callum Keith Rennie, Lochlyn Munro, Brian Markinson, Ian Tracey and Jarod Joseph.
Booked a role on AMC's The Killing in an actor role.
New single by DioTribe, song produced and music video directed by Dave Thompson. View it here.
In Vancouver filming an episode of new CW show "Cult" in an actor role. Season 1, Episode 10. Watch the trailer here.
Dave is creating the music for the 2012 Canadian Olympic Hall Of Fame inductions in Toronto at the A.C.C for September 21st. Hosted by Ben Mulroney, the event will feature performances including Hedley, Sarah Machlaclan and Nelly Furtado and include the induction of the Mens' and Womens' Canadian Olympic Hockey Teams.
Dave is in Vancouver filming an episode of the FOX TV show "Fringe" in a acting role. Season 5, Episode 4 airing in North America in late October, 2012. Watch the FOX teaser from the show here with Dave and Fringe star Joshua Jackson.
Tune into FOX Soccer US for Season 2 of "We Live Soccer" with brand new Theme and background music by Dave Thompson.
In Vancouver producing/mixing Liesa Norman's sophomore album in June/July featuring players including the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Mark Olexson (Mat Good, Men Without Hats, 5440) and Dave Spidel (Martone, Chad Kroeger, Bo Bice).
It is with great sadness that I learnt the news of Leslie Carter's passing on Jan 31st, 2012. Leslie's talents as a songwriter and musician were a gift, and I was honoured to write and record with her, musical direct her on House Of Carters and along with her mom Jane and Michelle Willis, helped her launch The Other Half, which introduced Leslie to her wonderful husband, Mike.
Leslie, you will be missed dearly, you were respected and more importantly, a great friend. We shared same amazing and memorable moments. Love you.
Digitalunderdog is proud to be an Indie Week 2011 Partner with Dave Thompson as an industry mentor/judge.
Dave Thompson is the music supervisor/creator for new FOX prime time sports show We Live Soccer debuting in the US on July 5th. We Live Soccer will be available to over 47,000,000 households in the US.
Dave will be in Vancouver for the month of March producing the new record Liesa Norman.
Dave will be judging at this years Canada Indie Week in Toronto October 14-17 2010. Sponsored by Jack Daniels and Pabst Blue Ribbon.
Editing Rogers Bayfest promo video featuring Rush, Weezer, Black Eyed Peas, Keith Urban and The Scorpions.
Dave signs with The Characters in Toronto.
Founded in 1969, The Characters Talent Agency is Canada's only national full service agency. The Characters Talent Agency has offices in Toronto and Vancouver representing some of Canada's top actors, directors, voice over talent, producers and production talent, including designers, cinematographers, editors, and writers.
Dave will be represented exclusively by Gerry Lomberg.
Dave will appear in a new ICBC commercial airing on television in July 2010.
Dave will be playing guitar on the west coast tour of rock band "Haard" featuring Patrick Benti from Thornley in May.
28 Apr - The Lucky Bar Victoria, British Columbia
30 Apr - The Avalanche Bar and Grill Courtenay, British Columbia
1 May - The Spice Lounge Nanaimo, British Columbia
5 May - Voodoo Lounge Campbell River, British Columbia
7 May - The Crofton Inn Crofton, British Columbia
Dave will appear in the new FOX show "Human Target", as an undercover agent, airing in North America in Jan 2010.
Dave signs with King Talent for exclusive representation for acting.
With offices in Vancouver and Toronto, King Talent represents professional actors worldwide for the performing arts. For over 20 years, King Talent have been nourishing talent. Our clients are recognized within the industry as Professionals and by the public as well-loved stars. King Talent represent clients in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, New York, Los Angeles, London and Paris.
Dave will co-star in and edit Martin Cummins' new short film being shot in Vancouver over the next month. Martin Cummins, the Genie Award winning actor co-starred and directed his first movie "We All Fall Down" featuring actors Barry Pepper (Saving Private Ryan), Ryan Reynolds (The Proposal) and Helen Shaver (The Color Of Money).
Co-created by Michael Taylor and Ronald D. Moore ("Battlestar Galactica"), the sci-fi drama revolves around the crew of the Phaeton, Earth's first starship. To endure the 10-year journey, the astronauts use virtual reality modules which allow them to assume avatars and explore self-created scenarios. But just as the mission is about to enter its critical go/no-go phase, a virus begins to infect the system and puts all of their lives on the line.
Michelle Carter-Leis licenses 3 songs to LALA Music, an LA based music licensing company which roster now includes hit songwriters who have written for renowned artists such as Rascall Flatts, and Sheryl Crow. They have also placed music in TV shows such as The Hills, Laguna Beach, Big Love, Army Wives, and Men in Trees. LALA Music has placed music in some major motion pictures as well, including The Break Up and The Dead Girl.
Dave spent 2 days on the set of Universal's new pilot "Virtuality" being the lead guitarist for actor Kerry Bishe's scenes. "Virtuality" is a new tv show directed by Peter Berg (Hancock, The Kingdom).
Co-writing with Chrissy Danielle (US #1 hit songwriter) and Michelle Carter-Leis (Sony Loop Series: Pocket Diva, L Word) for Michelle's upcoming recording session at DCM Studios in Deep Cove, North Vancouver in August. Dave will be producing and playing all instruments.
Co-writing and playing guitar live with solo artist Michelle Carter-Leis. Michelle has played, recorded and performed with such talents as Lukas Rossi (Rockstar Supernova), Norwood Fisher (Fishbone), Tyler Connolly (Theory of a Deadman), and artist/songwriter/actor Christine Connolly among others. Her voice has been heard on the entire first season of the hit show "The L Word" , as well as on Sony Music (media software). "Wake Her Up" was added to the ‘Sounds Like Café Vol. 10 Compilation CD’ in Australia, accompanying such great acts as Grammy Nominee Beth Orton , Corinne Bailey Rae and many others.
Our mission is to unite the collective worldwide voices for peace, human rights and environmental reform and sustainability. This collective voice will initialize a movement in time when World Leaders, Artists, Nobel Laureates, and Citizens of all nationalities, unite in the single belief that one-minute can change the world. JAMOP’s goal is to raise over $1.1 billion with 100% of net proceeds to be donated to worthy causes.
On 07/07/07, at 11:11, JAMOP will declare a universal minute of peace to be recognized and celebrated globally. To launch the minute of peace, JAMOP will promote an epic 24-hour concert, taking place simultaneously at King Solomon’s Pillars, city centers, and other locations of historical and symbolic significance. Countries will be linked with live feeds simulcast through electronic media.
Congrats to Theresa Sokyrka, Maple/Universal and management as Theresa's "Something Is Expected" debuts at # 1 in Regina and # 29 on the Canadian national charts. Dave mixed the single 'Yours Is Yours' on the new album.
Dave will be Musical Directing Leslie Carter from Aug 6th till Aug 12th, 2006 in L.A on the new House Of Carters reality show to be seen on EChannel this October. Dave will also play guitar in the band.
Special thanks to Pete at Triple Sick Skin in Gravenhurst for his amazing artistic contribution to Dave's forearm. For all of your tattooing and peircing needs, look no further than Triple Sick Skin in Gravenhurst, Ontario. To see Dave's tattoo, click here...
Creating music for "Inspiring Dreams and Building Champions, the Canada Games story" DVD. Also creating music for 5 Boxing DVD's feat Russ Anber of TSN fame and 2 Freestyle Soccer DVD's. Worldwide distribution.
6 x Grammy winner mixer Ken Lewis (Beastie Boys, Kanye West, Usher, Janet Jackson and many more) is mixing Liesa Norman's debut. Ken's credits include 19 #1 albums and singles, 38 Gold & Platinum albums and 14 more Grammy nominations. Needless to say we are very proud to have Ken lend his midas touch to Liesa's tracks. Dave produced, co-wrote and played all instruments on Liesa's album.
Dave will travel to Vancouver at the end of may to track vocals for Liesa Norman's solo debut. Recording will be at The Factory Studios (Bon Jovi, Marilyn Manson, Billy Talent, Aersomith, Motley Crue) in Vancouver.
Leslie Carter will be starring in a reality show with her brothers Nick and Aaron to be seen on E Channel. Shoot date, June 2006. Dave wrote and produced songs on Leslie's forthcoming album. Read more...
Dave Thompson and Marc Arcand from High Holy Days presented a Video Of The Year award to The Arcade Fire at the 6th Annual Independent Music Awards at Canadian Music Week in Toronto on March 1st. Broadcast on SUN TV on April 2nd, at 6.00pm.
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She has performed with the Vancouver Symphony and has been featured on CJRT radio Toronto, City T.V., Vancouver television and CBC radio and television. At the same time, Liesa is a model and actress who you may have seen on one of several international runways, or on many movie and television sets.
Dave will be travelling to Tijeras, New Mexico in December to work with Tim Coons (Rob Thomas, Matchbox 20, N'Sync, Jojo, Fleetwood Mac) on a new project with Derek Spaulding, Nick Carter's (Backstreet Boys) cousin. The music is hard and dark. Dave will be producing/writing with Tim engineering.
Dave will be touring Canada & the UK on a 62 date tour from September 6th till Dec 1st with High Holy Days. Dave will be playing guitar. High Holy Days a college campus tour with an average of 1,000 fans per show. Check out High Holy Days tour section for a date near you.
Dave will be working along side Jeff Martin of The Tea Party to produce the next High Holy Days record. Recording starts at Metalworks in Mississauga this week. The new record will be a fusion of the dark and mysterious with the High Holy Days post grunge rock sound. Dave will play guitar and bass on the new High Holy Days album.
Dave will be playing guitar with High Holy Days at this years Sarnia Bayfest on July 15th, 2005, opening for David Lee Roth on the mainstage. They join 3 Doors Down, Staind, Alter Bridge, Kalan Porter and Billy Talent as featured performers at the festival.
Dave Thompson receives Music Man & Spector Bass Artist Endorsement. Dave will be playing the SUB line of Music Man basses and the Performer series Spector basses. Thanks to Derek at Music Man and PJ at Spector.
Remix of Tweaker's "Microsize Boy" is a winner in a competition held by Acidplanet.com. The remix will be placed on an upcoming DVD. Tweaker is the solo project of Chris Vrenna, former drummer and founding member of Nine Inch Nails.
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