Seven time ARIA award winning songwriter and composer David Bridie has enjoyed a distinguished career as one of Australia’s most innovative and classy artists. As an international soundtrack composer, producer, lyricist, leading expert on Pacific music, uniquely Australian songwriter and singer, Bridie has certainly stamped his mark.
As lead vocalist, keyboard player, co-composer and co-producer of critically acclaimed band Not Drowning, Waving, David built a world-wide reputation through the six albums and two soundtracks that the band released during its illustrious career.
With My Friend The Chocolate Cake, David ventured on a different musical journey, an all acoustic outfit, teaming up with cellist Helen Mountfort and continuing to make music that appeals to a broad audience in a variety of countries.
David is also well-known for his solo work (Act of Free Choice, Hotel Radio and Succumb), and for composing countless feature film, documentary and television scores, including the recent APRA AGSC award winning RAN soundtrack.