Hailing from a small Icelandic fishing community in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada. Dave Helgi Johan moved to Byron Bay in 2019 to actively pursue music full time as a solo musician while playing and collaborating with many local artists. Dave has played bass for local favourite Luke Morris and performs and records with Patrick O’Rielly among others.
Dave has performed and toured over the last decade in countless acts. After recording and releasing a handful of albums and music videos in past groups he has finally committed himself to a solo career. He has performed with the likes of Mac Demarco, Kim Churchill, The Bros. Landreth, PS I Love You and The Mowgli’s. He has played many music festivals including Canada Music Week, Winnipeg Folk Festival, Byron Bay Surf Festival, Airlie Beach Music Festival and more.
His sound has been described as Lofi Indie, Outsider, Folk and Alternative Country. To get involved follow Dave on all platforms including Spotify, Facebook, Instagram and more @davehelgijohan
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