Dominic John Davis

Producer, Bassist, Band Leader

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Best know for his work as band leader for Jack White, Dominic works with the best of them while staying active in the indie scene.

Born and raised in Southwest Detroit, Dominic is a product of Motown's rich musical history. Davis attended storied DPS Cass Technical High alongside fellow bass alumni Ron Carter and Paul Chambers where he took up studies in the Upright Bass. He continued his education in arts & music at Michigan State University earning a Bachelor in Fine Arts. Known for his tasteful playing, tone, and deep pocket, he is equal parts Jazz, Hip-Hop, Rock & Roll and Classic Blues. Styles that have all called Detroit home.

A busy studio musician, Dominic has recorded with Wanda Jackson, Tom Jones, Jeff Daniels, Adele, Beyonce, Beck, Buddy Miller, Brian Setzer & Christina Aguilera but is best known for his work with Jack White. He has produced records with Willie Nelson, Gregory Stovetop, Jen Sygit, & Greensky Bluegrass.

No stranger to the stage, Davis has been touring for 20 years and has backed many of his musical heroes including Don Henley, John Hiatt, Patti Griffin, Q Tip, Buddy Miller, Lee Ann Womack Robert Plant, Pearl Jam, The North Mississippi Allstars & Lucinda Williams.

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Credits

AllMusic verified credits for Dominic Davis
  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • Colin Linden
  • Luther Dickinson
  • The Tennessee Valentine
  • Jack White
  • Paul Thorn
  • Will Hoge
  • The Accidentals
  • The Accidentals
  • North Mississippi Allstars
  • North Mississippi Allstars
  • Jack White
  • Luther Dickinson
  • Paul Burch
  • Nashville Cast
  • Nashville Cast
  • Jim Lauderdale
  • Samantha Fish
  • Olivia Jean
  • Olivia Jean
  • Olivia Jean
  • Jack White
  • Jack White
  • Jack White
  • Drake Bell
  • Beck
  • Nashville Cast
  • Wanda Jackson
  • Wanda Jackson
  • Steven Isserlis
  • Steven Isserlis
  • Welles
  • Garry Tallent
  • Joshua Davis
GenresSounds Like
  • Jack White
  • Buddy Miller
  • Greensky Bluegrass
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