David Licht

David Licht

Drummer David Licht co-founded the Klezmatics in NYC in the late '70s. A member of the legendary groups Shockabilly and Bongwater, he also performed with Ned Rothenberg, John Zorn and Tom Cora in the early '80s. Other collaborations include: composing for choreographer Karen Heifetz, and performing with Kapelye, Giora Feidman, David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness.
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David Licht Discography


11661-3197-2 The Klezmatics The Klezmatics - Rise Up! Shteyt Oyf! (Album) Rounder Records 11661-3197-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
CD-PIR1896 The Klezmatics With Joshua Nelson & Kathryn Farmer The Klezmatics With Joshua Nelson & Kathryn Farmer - Brother Moses Smote The Water / Live In Berlin(CD, Album) Piranha CD-PIR1896 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
CD-PIR2233 The Klezmatics The Klezmatics - Tuml = Leben. The Best Of The First 20 Years(CD, Comp) Piranha CD-PIR2233 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
MWCD 4067 The Klezmatics The Klezmatics - Live At Town Hall (Album) Fréa Records MWCD 4067 Europe 2011 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

P-013 Eugene Chadbourne My Heart Would Know and 6 more… Eugene Chadbourne - There'll Be No Tears Tonight(LP, Album) Parachute P-013 US 1980 Sell This Version
P014 Paws (2) Paws (2) - Paws(LP) Parachute P014 US 1981 Sell This Version
RT 120T Shockabilly Shockabilly - The Dawn Of Shockabilly(12", EP) Rough Trade RT 120T UK 1982 Sell This Version
CEL 6645 Shockabilly Shockabilly - Earth vs. Shockabilly (Album) Rough Trade CEL 6645 France 1983 Sell This Version
EP 006 Shockabilly Shockabilly - Greatest Hits(12", EP) Red Music EP 006 Netherlands 1983 Sell This Version
SAVE-1 Shockabilly Shockabilly - Vietnam (Album) Fundamental SAVE-1 UK 1984 Sell This Version
396600-1 Various Criss Cross Various - That's The Way I Feel Now - A Tribute To Thelonious Monk (Comp) A&M Records 396600-1 Greece 1984 Sell This Version
ROUGH 68 Shockabilly Shockabilly - Colosseum (Album) Rough Trade ROUGH 68 UK 1984 Sell This Version
I-22 Eugene Chadbourne Eugene Chadbourne - The President; He Is Insane(LP, Album) Iridescence Records I-22 US 1984 Sell This Version
none Eugene Chadbourne Eugene Chadbourne - Dinosaur On-The-Way(Cass, Album) Not On Label (Eugene Chadbourne Self-Released) none US 1984 Sell This Version
SAVE 8 Shockabilly Shockabilly - Heaven (Album) What's So Funny About.. SAVE 8 France 1985 Sell This Version
KBR 301 Tenko Passing By The Night Tenko - Slope (Album) Kinniku-Bijo KBR 301 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
CAVE 19/20 Eugene Chadbourne Eugene Chadbourne - LSDC&W - The History Of The Chadbournes In America (Album) Fundamental CAVE 19/20 US 1987 Sell This Version
S•01•CS Various Nobody's Place and 1 more… Various - The 20th Anniversary Of The Summer Of Love(Cass, Comp) Shimmy Disc S•01•CS US 1987 Sell This Version
shimmy-000000007 Carney*Hild*Kramer (2) Javalena Carney*Hild*Kramer (2) - Happiness Finally Came To Them(LP, Album) Shimmy Disc shimmy-000000007 US 1987 Sell This Version
#13013 Rebby Sharp Some Men and 2 more… Rebby Sharp - Against No Wall(Cass, Album, C46) ARTIFACTS/yclept #13013 US 1987 Sell This Version
shimmy-006 B.A.L.L. B.A.L.L. - Period (Another American Lie)(LP, Album) Shimmy Disc shimmy-006 US 1987 Sell This Version
SDE 014 B.A.L.L. B.A.L.L. - Bird (Album) Shimmy Disc SDE 014 Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
shimmy-015 King Missile (Dog Fly Religion)* King Missile (Dog Fly Religion)* - They (Album) Shimmy Disc shimmy-015 US 1988 Sell This Version
SDE 8802 LP Jad Fair and Kramer (2) Jad Fair and Kramer (2) - Roll Out The Barrel (Album) Shimmy Disc SDE 8802 LP Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
TR 520868, AFTP-003 Various Amazon Various - Mondostereo(LP, Comp) The Tinnitus Label, Away From The Pulsebeat TR 520868, AFTP-003 US 1988 Sell This Version