KWENZINI is the name of this site. It’s also the production department dealing with all the musical works of Dave Morris a.k.a MR SKIN, a singer-songwriter-musician originally from Manchester, UK.THE YEAH-BUTS is the current name of Dave’s working band..

THE YEAH-BUTS is composed of 3 members: DAVE MORRIS a.k.a.MR SKIN (Guitars/Lead Vocals).-Dave is also the songwriter of the band, PHILIPPE DEYZIEUX (Drums/Backing Vocals/Harmonica) and THIERRY AMABILE (Bass). The band uses different formations depending which musicians are available. MR SKIN.lived for many years for the winter months in Sint Maarten/St Martin(SXM) and toured Europe, mostly the Mediterranean strip;during the summer months.Since 2017 he resides in Europe (France) The band is a veritable melting pot of musical influences,fusing Rock,Reggae,Soul and Ska into a unique sound. As MR SKIN the band has been together since 2000.In 2003 the band began to perform under the name KWENZINI as an acoustic (basically Blues) side project.The band didn’t use the name for long but the concept was expanded to cover all of the band’s original productions,.There have been other members from time to time, playing different instruments.They will be treated on a separate page, however at present  the band plays as a 3 piece band.

KWENZINI est le nom de ce site. Il est egalement le nom de l’organisation de tous les productions musicaux de DAVE MORRIS,alias MR SKIN,  auteur-compositeur-interprete originaire de Manchester,Royaume -Uni..THE YEAH-BUTS est le nom de son groupe actuel .Le tout,production,site et marque deposée.est sous le nom KWENZINI.

Le groupe THE YEAH-BUTS  est composé de 3 membres attitrés: DAVE MORRIS alias MR SKIN (guitare/chant).Dave est egalement l’auteur-compositeur du groupe THIERRY AMABILE (Bass) et,PHILIPPE DEYZIEUX( batterie/choeurs)..MR SKIN residait jusqu’à très recemment pendant les mois d’hiver a Sint Maarten/St Martin(SXM) et partait en tournée aux pays Mediterranean en été. Depuis 2017 il est basé éxclusivement sur L’Europe continentale.Le groupe est un veritable crucible d’influences musicales,fusionnant Rock, Reggae, Soul et Ska afin de créer un son unique. Sous le nom MR SKIN BAND, le groupe tourne depuis 2000.En 2003 le groupe commençait a tourner sous le nom KWENZINI comme formation accoustique.(plutot blues comme genres)Le nom n’était pas retenu pour tourner, mais le concept est élargi depuis ce temps pour couvrir tous les productions de musique originale. Il y a eu d’autres membres du groupe jouant des instruments variés. Ils seront listés sur un autre page.Actuellement le groupe tourne en trio.


  1. Hi Dave,

    it is me, Raphael. We know each other since 7 or 8 years. I am always staying in the camp du domaine in La Faviere in the summer times. This year, I will be there from the 25.7. till the 30. 07.

    Hope to see you and your band there!

    Best regards,

    Raphael and Silke

  2. Hi Dave,
    Looking forward to seeing you this summer.
    I think I’ve known you ever since you started in Le Lavandou.

    See you soon

    Carole & Stuart

  3. Hellooooo Mr Skin, I’m Guitare Rouge ? … I saw UR from Le Lavandou … I’m from Draguignan (but I have no car for the moment) … let’s meet in Draguignan if it’s possible for you … we rehearse near draguignan each Friday evening (6pm to 10pm) … tell me when you can come for a meeting …

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