Craig was a founding member of the renown 70’s Portland band “Jacob’s Ladder” that toured internationally, opening for Fleetwoood Mac in Europe. Craig played the Portland Vortex Festival as well as Woodstock in NY. Craig wrote Herb Alpert’s hit “Rise” and also toured and played bass for Paul Butterfield and Tina Turner.
With a voice so powerful a microphone is redundant and a born leader of the party, Scot delivers maximum entertainment every show.
From membership of the local band "Earth" in the '60s with Craig Dickson until today with the 99W Band, Dave's primary goal is bringing the joy of music to an audience.
Allen's passion playing drums and singing for a lifetime has been enriched by touring with Pegasus in the 80’s, CCC’s Main Stream Jazz Vocal touring Group in the 90’s and touring with Pine Street Junction. 30 years of teaching hundreds of budding musicians has given him a true LOVE for making music!! “Keep loving the music and the music will keep loving you.”