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Singer/songwriter/musician/.Leader of the bands "KWENZINI" and "MR SKIN" Astrologer practicing since 1982, specializing in Synastry (Chart comparisons)/Born Oct 27th, 1956 in Manchester,England.Pro musician since 1981.First pro tour: The Netherlands in 1981, Has released 1 album "Spirit Of Zaframoon" under writer's name of Leo Moon, a name still used to sign songs.A 2nd album "Drugs Or Religion?" recorded but as yet unreleased.Songs from this album will be appearing on this web site and available for download at a future date.Bands: 1980-82: "THE APOCALYPSE CHOIR" 1982-83: "THE SPEAKERS" 1984-87:"THE ANSWER?/ANUTABU" 1988-89:"YOYOYO", 1991-99: "ZAFRAMOON", 2000--:"MR SKIN". 2003---:"KWENZINI".Dave is frequently called "Mr Skin" in St Martin, French West Indies where he resides at present. Since 2000 the band's core members.(for Mr Skin AND Kwenzini) are. Dave/Mr Skin: Guitar/Vx, Philippe Deyzieux: Drums/BV's, Dan Perry: Bass. MR SKIN and KWENZINI are in fact the same band, KWENZINI is the creative, all original compositions band whereas MR SKIN performs in clubs, pubs, bars etc and plays covers and some originals, mostly for "bread and butter" gigs.The band is based in SXM(St Martin) from October-May and on the French Riviera From May to October. During the summer months the band tours all of Europe.A tour of the UK is in the organisational stage and is marked for May-June 2008. He is a fan of Manchester United F.C.

GIGS/LES CONCERTS

2022

JANUARY/JANVIER

22 –21h – LE SAFARI DES SAVEURS,LA GARDE, FRANCE. (GUEST VOCAL SWEET PAPA JOHN)

Good gig. Nice people and a decent set. Good restaurant for a private bikers club event.

Bonne soirée. Les gens sympas et un bon prestation dans une salle/restaurant pour un club de motards.

FEBRUARY/FEVRIER

MARCH/MARS

APRIL/AVRIL

08 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

The inevitable teething troubles in the sound after the long layoff. Played reasonably, people didn’t give a damn really.

L’inévitable rajustement du son après l’inactivité. Les gens s”en foutaient pas mal.

22 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

Much better this time around. The sound is getting there, and I got some reaction from the people this time.

Beaucoup mieux cette fois. Le son s’améliorait, et il y avait du répondant des gens.

24 –1400 – CARNOULES, FRANCE..SOIRÉE PRIVÉE (MAYA SOUL)

Called off because of bad weather.

Annulé à cause du mauvais temps.

MAY/MAI

06 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

Decent first set, but the place emptied out at the pause and it never filled up again. All-in-all not bad , not great either. 

Pas mal le premier set, mais après la pause le bar s’est vidé et ne s’est plus rempli. Tout considéré pas mal, mail rien de spécial non plus.

13 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

21 — POSSIBILITY//POSSIBILITE DATE????????????????????

25 — 18.00 – LES TOURNELS, RAMATUELLE, FRANCE, (MAYA SOUL)

JUNE/JUIN

01 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

08 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

08 — 12.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE…..25TH ANNIVERSARY  (PHILIPPE SOUND & LIGHTS)

09 — 12.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE…..25TH ANNIVERSARY  (DAVE SOUND &PHILIPPE LIGHTS)

10 — 12.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE…..25TH ANNIVERSARY  (DAVE SOUND &PHILIPPE LIGHTS)

11 — 12.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE…..25TH ANNIVERSARY  (DAVE SOUND &PHILIPPE LIGHTS)

12 — 12.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE…..25TH ANNIVERSARY  (DAVE SOUND & LIGHTS)

15 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

21….

22 — 18.00- LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

28 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOLO)

29 — 18.00- LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE & DGÉ)

JULY/JUILLET

03 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

04 — 19.00 – L’AZZURA, LA FAVIÈRE, BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, FRANCE  (DAVE SOLO)

07 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

10 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

12 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

16 — 19h.00 – LE DOMAINE DU CROS, CARNOULES, FRANCE (MAYA SOUL)

17 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

18 — 19.00 – L’AZZURA, LA FAVIÈRE, BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, FRANCE  (DAVE SOLO)

19 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

21 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

24 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

26 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

28 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE & DGÉ)

31 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

AUGUST/AOUT

01 — 19.00 – L’AZZURA, LA FAVIÈRE, BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, FRANCE  (DAVE SOLO)

02 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

04 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

06 — ?? – FESTIVAL “SALERNES PART EN LIVE”,SALERNES, FRANCE (MAYA SOUL)

07 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

11 –18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

14 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

16– 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOLO)

18 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

21 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

22 — 19.00- L’AZZURA, LA FAVIÈRE, BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, FRANCE  (DAVE SOLO)

23 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

25 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE & DGÉ)

28 — 20h.00 – HOLIDAY MARINA RESORT, PORT GRIMAUD,FRANCE (DAVE SOUND)

SEPTEMBER/SEPTEMBRE

01 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

06 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

07 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)

13 — 19.00 – CHEZ MARIUS, LA FAVIERE, BORMES, FRANCE, (DAVE SOLO)

14– 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE & DGÉ)

22 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

29 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

OCTOBER/OCTOBRE

07 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

14 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

21 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

28 — 18.00 – LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

NOVEMBER/NOVEMBRE

04 — LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO)???

11 — LE BAYOU, LE LAVANDOU, FRANCE..(DAVE SOLO) ????

DECEMBER/DECEMBRE

 

CORE MEMBERS:DAVE MORRIS/MR SKIN: GUITAR/VOCALS

Dave Morris a.k.a MR SKIN was born in Manchester, UK in October 1956. He is the singer, guitariste and songwriter for the band “MAYA SOUL” and a solo artist in his own right. His former bands were THE APOCALYPSE CHOIR, THE ANSWER?(ANUTABU), and ZAFRAMOON. Interests outside of music are Astrology, Football (Manchester United fan) and sci-fi (a terminal trekkie/Stargate fan). Dave also moonlights as an occasional sound engineer for other bands.MR SKIN and ZAFRAMOON in particular has toured most of Europe. Fluent in French,and some German.He has released 5 recorded projects. “Spirit Of Zaframoon(1996),”Drugs Or Religion?” (1999), “Once Upon A Time”(2010), “That Awkward Moment”(2015), and Jonah!(2018). A songwriter with over 230 songs completed so far, with lots figuring in the band repertoire. He plays most often a Gibson SG, a Fender Telecaster and sometimes on a DiArmand hollow body.Dave lives in the south of France and plays regularly both solo and band gigs in the Var area of the French Mediterranean.

Dave Morris alias MR SKIN est né à Manchester,Angleterre en Octobre 1956. Il est le chanteur,guitarist et auteur-compositeur du groupe “MAYA SOUL”.Groupes précedents:”APOCALYPSE CHOIR”,THE ANSWER?(ANUTABU),et ZAFRAMOON.Ses interets en-dehors de la musique comprennent l’Astrologie. la Psychologie,et le Football(il est fan de Manchester United)Il est aussi un grand amateur du genre science-fiction,en particulier “Star Trek” et “Stargate SG-1”. Dave fait aussi le son pour d’autres groupes en occasion,Il a tourné beaucoup dans toute L’Europe. Il parle le Français courrament, et un peu de l’Allemand.Il a enregistré 5 CDs: “Spirit of Zaframoon”(1996), “Drugs Or Religion?”(1999),”Once Upon A Time”(2010)”That Awkward Moment”(2015) and Jonah!(2018)..Il a composé plus de 230 chansons, beaucoup desquelles figurent dans le repertoire du group.Dave joue le plus souvent sur sa vielle SG Gibson, des fois sur une DiArmand demi-caisse;aussi de temps é¡ autre sur une Fender Télécaster.Ses influences musicales sont The Beatles (de loin la plus importante),Tom Petty, Spirit, Todd Rundgren,Willy DeVille et Prince Buster. Dave ecoute TOUS LES STYLES de musique et il la joue et ecoute sans prejudice.

CORE MEMBERS : PHILIPPE DEYZIEUX (DRUMS/BVs)

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Philippe is a core member of MR SKIN/KWENZINI. He was born in Chartres, France in March 1963.His hobbies include painting (see Gallery> Philippe Art). Previous bands:,MORGATH(France),PARANO(Ecuador) .Philippe appreciates classical music, especially Baroque Music and his musical influences include:The Who,Led Zeppelin, Bob Seger,ZZ Top,and Southern U.S. rock. Philippe is the backing vocalist in the band. His secondary role is to keep all the gear working.He is married to Isabelle, a French drama teacher.They live in the South of France. They have no children at present but Philippe has a son,Nans; from a previous marriage. He’s seen more often than not playing Rogers drums.Sometimes on a Premier kit. He is fluent in Spanish and speaks English as well, although not fluently.He met Dave in 1995 and joined the band ZAFRAMOON, touring with them during the winter of 1995/96 in the French Alps.After that season Philippe spent time in Ecuador playing music and running a restaurant before returning to France to join up with Dave and Daniel.In addition to playinf music Philippe takes care of lighting for the theatrical productions of his wife Isaballe (see links>L’Art Semeur)

Philippe est un membre attitré de MR SKIN/KWENZINI.Il est né en Mars 1963 é¡ Chartres, France.
En dehors de la musique il fait de la peinture (voir Gallery> Philippe Art)). Derniers groupes: MORGOTH (en France), PARAMO (en Equateur). Philippe est un grand amateur de musique classique et en particulier la musique Baroque Ancienne. Ses influences rock comprennent The Who, Led Zeppelin, Bob Seger et ZZ Top et d’autres groupes du sud des Etats-Unis. Philippe est le choriste du groupe. Son role secondaire dans le groupe est de maintenir le materiel electronique.Il est marié avec Isabelle, une prof de théatre; avec qui il habite dans le sud de la France. Ils n’ont pas d’enfants, mais Philippe a un fils, “Nans”, d’un mariage précédent.Il joue sur une batterie Rogers de préférence, mais aussi sur un kit “Premier”, Il parle Espagnol couramment et parle aussi l’Anglais, mais moins bien. Il rejoigna Dave en 1995 et partit avec le groupe “ZAFRAMOON” en tournée d’hiver dans les Alpes Frané§aises. Apres cette saison hivernale, il est parti en Equateur ou il a joué dans des groupes locaux et tenu un bar avant de rentrer en France et rejoindre Dave et Daniel.En dehors de la musique Philippe s’occupe de l’éclairage pour des pieces de theatre de sa femme Isabelle (voir links>L’Art Semeur)

HUBERT MOLLARD aka HUB JAX: DRUMS/BASS/GTR/BVs.

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Hubert Mollard played bass for the band between 2011 et 2013. .He also played bass with Dave in the duo ‘KINELL! He has finished music school and has previously been the drummer of the Lyon-based rock band “Legacy”.He left the band in September 2013 to concentrate on his drumming.He now tours all over France with an events band as their drummer. Recently Hubert has amassed over 50,000 followers on his Youtube channel “Metalliquoi” as host and producer. A web series devoted to HArd Rock and Heavy Metal musique in France.

Hubert Mollard a joué la basse pour le groupe entre 2011 et 2013. Il est tres polyvalent et é§a é¡ l’age tendre de 21 ans.Dave et lui se produisaient sous le nom ‘KINELL!.Il a recé¨mment fini l’école de musique et a eté le batteur du groupe rock Lyonnais “Legacy”Il a quitté le groupe en Septembre 2013 pour se consacrer é  la batterie.Il tourne partout en France avec un groupe de bal. Récemment,Hubert anime et produit la série web “Metalliquoi” sur sa chaine Youtube. Il a ramassé plus de 50,000 abonnés.

BEYOND THE POND

Dave was on air with his show: “BEYOND THE POND” every Wednesday evening on ISLAND 92, local Sint-Maarten radio on 91.9 fm from 2009 to 2017.
The show was broadcast at 8pm local time..12 midnight GMT

Dave était à l’antenne avec son émission: “BEYOND THE POND”(au-delà de l’étang) tous les Mercredi soirs sur la station local de Sint-Maarten: ISLAND 92 … sur 91.9 fm local de 2009 à 2017
L’émission se diffusait à 20h heure locale..Minuit GMT.

See link on this page down to the right under BLOGROLLS
Voir le lien sous le titre BLOGROLLS plus bas à droite.

PHILIPPE DEYZIEUX…THE PAINTINGS/LES TABLEAUX

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Not content with only being the drummer of the band AND taking care of theatrical lighting, Philippe also finds time to paint. There are several of his canvases now available for viewing in the Gallery…Check them out!! They are very colourful and vibrant!!!! The Gallery folder is entitled “PHILIPPE ART”
Pas content d’etre le batteur du groupe ET de s’occuper de l’eclairage pour des pieces de theatre, Philippe trouve le temps de peindre. Il y a plusieurs de ses tableaux é¡ regarder dans la gallerie. Allez les voir!!! Ils sont trés vibrants et pleins de couleur. Le fichier a pour titre..”PHILIPPE ART”

DAN PERRY (BASS GUITAR)

hp_scands_66810234838_2.jpgDan Perry (real name Daniel Péré) was the bassist of the band from 2000-2010. He was born in Marseille in June 1959. He continues playing music with the local SXM bands GTO and ROCKSTAR SOCIAL.

Dan Perry (né Daniel Péré) a eté le bassiste attitré du groupe de 2000 jusqu’é¡ 2010.Il est né é¡ Marseille en Juin 1959.Il continue de jouer dans les groupe locaux é¡ SXM.. GTO,et ROCKSTAR SOCIAL.