May 2014: “The sound of [Roadhouse Revelation] is just great…full of great boogie woogie, excursions to New Orleans and and as the title indicates barrelhouse piano, and Vest is one of the best piano players out there.”

Blues Blast Magazine
May 2014: “As with previous albums from David, [Roadhouse Revelation] is another solid set of varied material… “You Came Through” reminded me of Dylan in his prime.”

Times Colonist
May 2014: “David Vest has seen it all, including knife fights and shootings”

Maple Blues Magazine
May 2014: “Vest has drawn on Gulf Coast memories for a most amazing set of songs…all excellent and delivered perfectly.”

Times Colonist
February 2013: “Jazz and blues piano player inspired by Roy Orbison”

Times Colonist
October 2012: “Blues piano player is the real deal”


Blues Underground Network
May 2014: “David Vest is one heck of a class act that has really made some huge inroads since moving to Canada a few ago. Vest is a very welcome and cherished addition to the Canadian Blues Landscape, as one of the very best Piano players going.”

Oregon Music News
May 2014: “Some say he is the real deal. I say he is one of a kind. I once said he was one of the greatest living Boogie-Woogie pianists. I meant it then and I mean it now. Thing is, he’s so much more than that.”

BMan’s Blues Report
May 2014: Review

Victoria Blues Society
April 2014: Interview

Martyr Magazine
April 2014: “David Vest revives a blues era on new album”

A Journal of Musical Things
April 2014: “Classic chugging piano blues”

Cascade Blues Society
September 2013: “Blues Piano Perfection”


CTV Vancouver Island
Arts & Entertainment April 29, 2014
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CTV Vancouver Island