Dave Leonatti is an architect, freelance writer and self-professed music nut based in Springfield. He is in his 12th year writing music and performing arts reviews for the State Journal-Register, and in his 9th year on air at WUIS, starting with his original program Sunday Nightsounds in the late 1980's.
Dave is a musician--he's played bass, guitar and drums in several rock and bluegrass bands. He plays bass for the WUIS All-Star Band, "The Pitch Patio Pickers," with Mark Mathewson and Jennifer Ramm, the host of Bluegrass Breakdown.
Catch Dave Leonatti and Nightsounds on Sunday evenings at 8:00.