BIOGRAPHY

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Dominic Miguel Davi was born on January 19th, in Petaluma, CA.
He is an illustrator and photographer who is most known for his work as bassist for bands such as TSUNAMI BOMB (Kung Fu Records)
and LOVE EQUALS DEATH (Fat Records).

He founded and led TSUNAMI BOMB from 1999 until late 2003 when he departed and formed LOVE EQUALS DEATH,
which he continued to tour professionally with until his departure in 2007. He now performs as bassist for the band CRASH & ATTACK, as well as developing the new band, THE PHANTOM SKULLS.

On October 31, 2006, Davi created a comic strip loosely based on the real life adventures at the house which he lived at in Petaluma called
THE ROCK N ROLL PALACE OF LOVE. This weekly webcomic gathered an extremely loyal following and continued for four years, until it was put on hiatus on December 29, 2010.

In 2010, he began to design clothing and art under the name of THE DINOSAUR FACTORY and continues to sell a line of artwork and merchandise under that name.

During the summer of 2013, Davi started working in photography and has been featured in a number of magazines such as GLAM ROCK and GOTHESQUE.

Davi currently lives in Oakland, California with is wife, Alt/Fetish Model &
Burlesque Performer Olivia Dantes.  He also is working as Marketing and Promotions Coordinator for both KUNG FU RECORDS and ALTERNATIVE TENTACLES RECORDS.  He is releasing two comics this year, FEAR OF A PUNK PLANET published by KUNG FU RECORDS, featuring Davi’s artwork and written by Joe Escalante of The Vandals and THE MIDNIGHT FOREST which will be self-published.

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Marketing and Promotions Coordinator / Alternative Tentacles /San Francisco, CA // 2/13 – present
In-House Publicist for Jello Biafra / Alternative Tentacles Records / San Francisco, CA // 2/13 – present
Marketing and Digital Promotions Director / Kung Fu Records / Anaheim, CA // 9/12 – present
Marketing & Art Director / The Dinosaur Factory // Oakland, CA // 10/09 – present
Freelance Graphic Designer / Independent Recording Artists & Record Label Clients // 2/05 – present
Freelance Graphic Designer / Avenue Live/Live365 / San Francisco, CA // 11/13 – 12/13
Freelance Illustrator / Graphic Designer / MJC International / San Francisco, CA // 4/13 – 7/13
Art Director / Cumulus Media (KNBR, KFOG, THE BONE, KGO, KSFO) / San Francisco, CA // 7/12 – 3/13
Lead Graphic Designer / Belleci Designs / Pittsburg, CA // 8/11 – 7/12
Lead Graphic Designer / Laurie Elyse Designs / Los Angeles, CA // 11/08 – 12/10
Lead Gaphic Designer/Marketing and Promotions Coordinator / Ponyboy Clothing Company / Vallejo, CA // 6/07 – 11/08
Bassist and Management / LOVE EQUALS DEATH – Fat Records // 10/03 – 7/07
Bassist and Management / TSUNAMI BOMB – Kung Fu Records // 7/99 – 8/03

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“We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers and sitting by desolate streams;—
World-losers and world-forsakers, on whom the pale moon gleams:
Yet we are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.”

-Arthur O’Shaughnessy

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