David Brent Keuning is an American guitarist and songwriter. Dave started playing guitar when he was 14 years old. Dave is best known for his role as the lead guitarist of the rock band The Killers, with whom he has recorded five studio albums. Dave and Brandon Flowers started The Killers back in 2001, and together they wrote the hit Mr. Brightside, which kick-started their career and became an instant classic. The Killers are considered one of the biggest rock bands of the 21st century. Dave had previously played every show with the killers since its inception up until the show at Chicago Lollapalooza in August 2017. He is currently on a hiatus from The Killers. In 2018, Keuning announced that he would release a solo album titled Prismism under his surname Keuning in 2019.
|Any band that calls themselves 'The Killers' is gonna be dangerous.|
|Being from Iowa, I can tell you that Vegas is not normal.|
|I considered moving to New York or Los Angeles, but they're two of the hardest places to move to when you're just starting out in a band.|
|I love heavy music, but you see, I had fallen in love with a radio station in Vegas that played nothing but Eighties music. That had a real profound impact on me.||Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Music, Chants & Rapps|
|I went to college in Iowa for a little bit and tried to get some bands together there. That was about a year of my life.||Life|
|I'm not a big fan of cold weather; that's why I moved to Vegas!|
|That's the perfect audience: singing along to every word, knowing the songs, appreciating the non-hit songs, stuff like that.|