Dave Ritz & The Ryders/DRM Co. is a band gifted in musicianship and strong songwriting. Their Live shows bare comparison to Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The Police, Pink Floyd, Matchbox 20, Barenaked Ladies and the Dave Matthews Band.
Priding themselves on catchy hooks and structured jams, Dave Ritz & The Ryders enjoy every minute of being on stage, getting into magical musical places with the support and energy of the crowds and being amazed with the unknowing.
"WE create our futures" says Lead man Dave Ritz. "Sometimes the music takes us to places we've never been or can't be physically. Music is a mental and emotional journey and we love the Ride."
Dave has an Original Song Catalog of around 150 Songs
Dave has had the opportunity to play with bands like Aaron Lewis, Fuel, Tonic, 3 Doors Down, OAR, Howie Day, G Love, Guster, The Goo Goo Dolls, Ryan Cabrera, The Samples, Tony Lucca and many others. He has been playing at House Of Blues & Hard Rock Café’s all across the US.
Dave currently lives in Las Vegas and performs 6 nights a week at such places as Planet Hollywood, NYNY, Red Rock Casino, Green Valley Ranch and Aria. Look for Dave on your next visit to Sin City!