David Paul "Dave" Amato is an American musician, best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band REO Speedwagon since May 1989.
Dave' played with Black Oak, Arkansas, David Lee Roth, Motley Crue, Ted Nugent, Richie Sambora, Cher, and for the last 28 years, REO Speedwagon. He was kind enough to give us a big insiders look at what it’s like working with these folks, along with some cool stories... You’ll also learn that when it comes to Nugent and the Crue… they have their own way of doing things… Dave has his own Gibson Signature Custom guitar… a Signature Ovation guitar… and an absolutely MASSIVE guitar and amp collection of his own. He discusses his top 5 guitars as well as his top Desert Island Discs… the personal traits he’s worked hard at developing over the last few years… the person who’s had the biggest influence on his life, and… CATS! Great conversation with an extremely down to earth, highly successful professional guitarist... Subscribe https://www.everyonelovesguitar.com/subscribe/  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EveryoneLovesGuitar/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/everyonelovesguitar/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/ELovesGuitar 
Dave has played with Black Oak Arkansas, David Lee Roth, Motley Crue, Ted Nugent, Richie Sambora, Cher and for the last 28 years, REO Speedwagon. He was kind enough to give us a big insiders look at what it’s like working with, along with some cool stories about Ted Nugent, Cher, and Richie Sambora. You’ll also learn that when it comes to Nugent and the Crue… they have their own way of doing things… Dave has his own Gibson Signature Custom guitar… a Signature Ovation guitar… and an absolutely MASSIVE guitar and amp collection of his own. He discusses his top 5 guitars as well as his top Desert Island Discs… the personal traits he’s worked hard at developing over the last few years… the person who’s had the biggest influence on his life, and… CATS! Great conversation with an extremely down to earth, highly successful professional guitarist... Subscribe https://www.EveryoneLovesGuitar.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EveryoneLovesGuitar/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/everyonelovesguitar/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ELovesGuitar
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Mar 3rd, 1953
Episode Count
2
Podcast Count
1
Total Airtime
3 hours, 37 minutes