Dave Depper is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer, currently on tour providing guitar, keys, and harmony vocals for Death Cab for Cutie.

In addition to DCFC, Dave has performed live and/or recorded with Ray LaMontagne, Fruit Bats, Menomena, Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney), Robyn Hitchcock, Laura Gibson, Jolie Holland, Crystal Bowersox, and many, many more.

As a composer, his work has been featured everywhere from small indie productions to national ad campaigns. For more information, please see the Composition page.

"There are musicians in Portland who seem like they’ve played with everyone. And then there’s Dave Depper." - OPB

"If the name Dave Depper is new to you, it won't be for long." - ToneReport.com

"Dave Depper has one of the most extensive resumes of any musician in Portland." - Willamette Week

"I've only known a handful of people like him... can I say it? He's a genius." - Anya Marina