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David Virgin

David Virgin

Date of Birth January 14, 1962
Age 60 years, 0 months, 28 days
Place of Birth Dublin
Country Ireland
Profession Irish musician
Horoscope Capricorn

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David Virgin net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is David Virgin? Who is David Virgin dating now & how much money does David Virgin have?

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David Virgin Biography

David Virgin is a famous Irish musician, who was born on January 14, 1962 in Ireland. David Virgin was born in North Dublin on 14 January 1962. As a child he emigrated to Australia with his family. He grew up in Sydney and attended Christian Brothers College, Burwood. In 1978, at the age of 16, Virgin formed his first band The Broken Toys as bass player and main songwriter. He was joined by Peter Mullany (of Johnny Dole & The Scabs) on lead guitar, Andrew Campbell on rhythm guitar and vocals and Virgin’s brother John on drums, who was later replaced by Paul Cosgrove. The Broken Toys played 60’s pop inspired melodic punk in the style of the Buzzcocks and performed regularly at the Grand Hotel, Broadway, Sydney. According to Astrologers, David Virgin's zodiac sign is Capricorn.

In 2006 the SPK song Slogun was sampled in the song Hakai (Deathtroy) by Kyono, and DJ Starscream (real name Sidney George Wilson of the band Slipknot (band)) . The song appeared on the official tribute album ‘The Songs for Death Note the movie~the Last name Tribute~’ which was released alongside the film Death Note 2: The Last Name and published by Sony Music Distribution (Japan)

In 1984 Virgin recorded and released a split single with Leonard Samperi titled “Possession/Give It Up” through Waterfront Records. The single was co-produced and engineered by Clive Shakespeare of Australian pop, rock group Sherbet who also engineered a number of Sekret Sekret singles including “Girl With a White Stick/Chimes” and “Just To Love You/Waterbirds”.

The Broken Toys disbanded in ’79 and shortly after that Virgin formed The Ugly Mirrors with Dan Rumour, Des Devlin and Peter McGregor. The Ugly Mirrors quickly became Sekret Sekret with the final line up including Colin Ellis on drums and Peter Mullany on second guitar who came over from Johnny Dole & The Scabs. Sekret Sekret performed and recorded for six years earning 5 number one singles on the Australian independent charts including the “noted underground classic New King Jack”. Sekret Sekret gained national exposure performing live on the likes of Seven Network’s Sounds and interviewed by host Donnie Sutherland, and were played on high rotation on Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s Double J and performed a live to air concert on Triple J, some of which appears on 2008 record Sekret Sekret – Happy Town Sounds (Singles, Live & Rare). Sekret Sekret’s final line up included Ken Gormley (The Cruel Sea) on bass and James Elliot (The Cruel Sea) on Drums with Des Devlin moving to share the lead guitar duties with Dan Rumour. In 1985 Sekret Sekret released their last single “Just to Love You”, disbanding shortly after. Three of the members of Sekret Sekret went on to form Australian rock band The Cruel Sea with singer Tex Perkins.


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In 2009 Virgin was featured on the front cover of alternative LA publication Punk Globe, the issue contained an interview with Virgin conducted by Joe Dallesandro, actor, model and star of Andy Warhol films including Flesh, Trash and Heat.

David Virgin Net Worth

David Virgin is one of the richest Irish musician & listed on most popular Irish musician. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, David Virgin net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

David Virgin Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
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Source of IncomeIrish musician
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David Anthony Healy, who performs as David Virgin (born 14 January 1962), is an Irish-born Australian musician, songwriter, author and music producer. In the 1980s he was a member of punk, industrial noise group SPK, and later formed a post-punk band, Sekret Sekret. He was active in the 1990s and 2000s touring Australia and Europe. He performed and recorded both as a solo artist and as a member of numerous bands.

In 2009 Virgin was featured on the front cover of alternative LA publication Punk Globe, the issue contained an interview with Virgin conducted by Joe Dallesandro, actor, model and star of Andy Warhol films including Flesh, Trash and Heat.

In 2012 David Virgin released a book titled Potato Mashi: The Underground Non-Dualist Sensation.

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In 1979 Virgin joined Graeme Revell, Neil Hill and guitarist Dan Rumour as bassist for the industrial noise group SPK, where he co-wrote and produced the early 7″ records “No More”, “Kontakt”, “Factory”, “Germanik”, “Retard”, “Slogun” and “Mekano”. In a 2018 interview with Pantograph Punch magazine Graeme Revell acknowledged the original SPK lineup, and their contribution “‘Over all these years, I would never correct any rumour that developed. But now I know there are some people who were in the band early on that wanted a bit of credit for what they did, so I’ll give it to them.’ Revell took the name Operator, and Steven Hill the name Ne/H/il. In Sydney, they met a couple of younger guys who completed the live setup (Danny Rumour and David Virgin, each who went on to be successful musicians in their own right).” In 1984 a compilation album was released called The Industrial Records Story and featured SPK (band)’s 1979 recording “Mekano” alongside Throbbing Gristle, William S. Burroughs, Cabaret Voltaire (band), Leather Nun and Elisabeth Welch. The early SPK recordings that featured Virgin were also referenced in the landmark publication RE/Search #6/7: Industrial Culture Handbook

David Virgin now lives in Dublin, Ireland and continues to write, record and perform music solo and with his two sons Rohan Healy and Alex “Al Quiff” Healy, of The Dublin City Rounders, in the vintage, western swing and blues act David Virgin & The Stanley Knife Brothers. In November 2013, Virgin released a 23 song best-of album titled “Three Decades of David Virgin” through Beardfire Music and in January 2014 Virgin released solo album “Boots ‘N’ Tooths”.

Who is David Virgin dating?

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Irish musician. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Ireland. David Virgin celebrates birthday on January 14 of every year.

As of 2019 Virgin continues to produce records at the Beardfire Production Studio in Dublin. Releases from the studio have included Leila Jane’s 2017 EP “Decision Maker”, C.C. Cooper’s single “He Wants Me Back”, RUNAH’s “Ghosts” EP and album “Strange”, Patricia Lalor’s debut single “Anymore” and Martin McDonnell’s single “Hold Me Tight”. Virgin wrote and produced the soundtrack for Canadian/Irish documentary Portrait of the Milliner as Yer Man Himself which won Best International Short Documentary at the 17th annual Garden State Film Festival in 2019.

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