Here's a brief history of Dave Parker's musical accomplishments:
- Composed the Shuffle Demon's hit songs: “Spadina Bus”, “Out of my House Roach”, “Pavin’ My Road”, and “Yukon Girl”
- POST CITY – “Spadina Bus” by the Shuffle Demons is chosen as one of the top 50 Toronto rock songs of all time!
- As a founding member of the Shuffle Demons (1984 – 1994), recorded 5 albums, numerous videos, was nominated for a Juno, received a gold record and toured North America and Europe extensively playing most major jazz and world music festivals.
- The Trio David Parker, (Jazz) has released two independent albums and toured throughout Canada.
- Has recorded and toured with Jig’s Up! which is a ‘roots oriented’ project that features the songwriting talents of David Parker in a more traditional context.
- Founding member of the internationally famous saxophone quartet Sax-o-Matic (over 400,000 hits on youtube)
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