Davies in 2002
|Birth name||David Russell Gordon Davies|
|Born||3 February 1947|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, songwriter, producer|
|Years active||since 1963|
|Associated acts||The Kinks|
David Russell Gordon "Dave" Davies (born 3 February 1947 in Fortis Green, London) is an English rock musician who is best known as the lead guitar player in English rock group The Kinks. His brother Ray Davies was the band's lead singer.
In 1990 Davies, along with the other three original members of The Kinks, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
References[change | change source]
- "Rolling Stone 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".
- "The Kinks' guitarist strikes back with the uncompromising 'Kink'". Archived from the original on 14 December 2010. Retrieved 2 March 2012.