David Leask - Six in 6/8 - "Six of the best from this award winning wordsmith….all the songs are superbly crafted and David Leask possesses fine vocal talents..” MAVERICK MAGAZINE 4 STARS
Originally from Scotland, David Leask is a born song chaser and a natural storyteller with soulful vocals & great songs. His latest album, “Six in 6/8”, straddles folk, country, roots-rock, Celtic and soul, all wrapped up in his favourite time signature – 6/8. It showcases a cast of 19 incredible musicians recorded by 10 different engineers in 11 different studios in 4 diverse and inspiring locales - Toronto, Montreal, Nashville and Muscle Shoals. Amazingly, 3 of the 6 songs on the album are current semi- finalists in the International Songwriting Competition.
"Leask brings to his music a compellingly honest baring of the soul"
"Leask writes great songs... I've added him to an amazing group of talent that includes John Prine, Joe Henry and John Hiatt."