Posts Tagged ‘Gotta love him’
Posted by djafan on Friday, February 17, 2017
Kari tweets! Great news for us!
I’ll keep this message from the man himself here!
In the meantime lets continue to show some love to David’s first single from this current project.
I love Numb.
Numb credit David Archuleta ~ playlist credit TOfan
Posted in @DavidArchie, Appreciation, David Archuleta, fandom, fillers, music, The Voice | Tagged: 1st Single, DA2017, David Archuleta, feeling his voice, from the heart, Gotta love him, instagram stories, missing him, music, Music video, Nashville, New Album, new music, New Song, New Video, numb, Standing by him, Storm is coming, The best is yet to come, The Listening Room, The rest soon after, the Voice, We'll Be Here | 28 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Tuesday, January 31, 2017
credit Pamela Pike
Looks like we will be getting a new David Archuleta song in the next 28 days! And the rest soon after!!! David leaked it in his latest IG story, kinda just slipped it in lol. Make sure you read David’s little notes through out. And we’re also treated to his singing! I for one cannot wait!
credit djafan screencap
In the meantime lets show some love to David’s first single from this current project.
I love Numb.
It has been on repeat helping me make some life changing decisions. Leave it to David.
Watch and listen.
Numb credit David Archuleta ~ playlist credit TOfan
Posted in @DavidArchie, Appreciation, David Archuleta, fandom, fillers, music, The Voice | Tagged: 1st Single, DA2017, David Archuleta, feeling his voice, from the heart, Gotta love him, instagram stories, missing him, music, Music video, Nashville, New Song, numb, Standing by him, The best is yet to come, The Listening Room, The rest soon after, the Voice, We'll Be Here | 73 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Sunday, January 22, 2017
credit David Archuleta IG Story (screencap by djafan)
video credit: @DavidUniverse
credit David Archuleta’s IG Story (created by djafan)
credit collage by madeline
Posted in @DavidArchie, David Archuleta, music, The Voice | Tagged: @DavidArchie, David Archuleta, David Archuleta rocks! :), from the heart, Gotta love him, missing him, music, what just happened? | 34 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Monday, January 9, 2017
credit David Archuleta
davidarchie The places you’ll go. Special times spent with special people to begin an exciting new year! #paquime #Mexico#2017
David is in Mexico and his tweet has me so excited that he is looking forward to an exciting new year! Trying hard not to read more into it lol What an interesting place he’s visiting. Here is an excerpt from Wikipedia.
Casas Grandes (Spanish for Great Houses; also known as Paquimé) is a prehistoric archaeological site in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. Construction of the site is attributed to the Mogollon culture. Casas Grandes has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is under the purview of INAH.
Casas Grandes is one of the largest and most complex Mogollon culture sites in the region. Settlement began after 1130 CE, and would see the larger buildings developed into multi-storied dwellings after 1350 CE. The community was abandoned approximately 1450 CE. Cases Grandes is regarded as one of the most significant Mogollon archaeological zones in the northwestern Mexico region, linking it to other sites in Arizona and New Mexico in the United States, and exhibiting the expanse of the Mogollon sphere of influence.
Casas Grandes complex is located in a wide, fertile valley on the Casas Grandes or San Miguel River, 35 miles (56 km) south of Janos and 150 miles (240 km) northwest of the state capital, the city of Chihuahua. The settlement relied on irrigation to support its agriculture.
The archaeological zone is contained within the eponymous modern municipio (municipality) of Casas Grandes. The valley and region have been inhabited by indigenous groups for thousands of years.
Very interesting place. Wonder how David finds out about these places but so happy is taking some time for himself. Here’s a video of Paquime
Hope you’re all having a great beginning of this new year and stay tuned for what’s to come. I believe it’s going to be an exciting David Archuleta year 🙂 #DA2017
Posted in @DavidArchie, David Archuleta, fillers, Uncategorized | Tagged: @DavidArchie, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, DA2017, David Archuleta, EXCITED, Gotta love him, Mexico, Paquime, The best is yet to come, The Places You'll Go, the Voice, We'll Be Here | 54 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Credit djafan VIP picture crop 😊
It’s David Archuleta’s 26th birthday today December 28th! Let’s all send him birthday greetings using “Happy Birthday David Archuleta”.
Posted in @DavidArchie, Appreciation, David Archuleta, Uncategorized | Tagged: @DavidArchie, Birthday, birthday wishes, CHRISTMAS, David Archuleta, David Archuleta rocks! :), David James Archuleta, December 28th, from the heart, Gotta love him, Happy Birthday David Archuleta, singer, The best is yet to come, The best singer ever, the gift, the Voice, We love him | 16 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Friday, November 25, 2016
credit David Archuleta’s Official Website
CHRISTMAS WITH DAVID ARCHULETA
& NATHAN PACHECO
Make the season bright with a joyful mix of Christmas classics and popular hits when this hometown pop star and classically trained tenor share the stage for a very special concert to get holiday season started.
DE JONG CONCERT HALL
The Gerrit de Jong, Jr., Concert Hall is used for concerts of the major choral and instrumental organizations, musical theatre productions of the opera workshop, special lyceums, and official meetings of the college or University. It is also used for high-quality recordings and live film and television productions of musical events. The de Jong Concert Hall is beautifully designed, aesthetically and acoustically. Its seats are arranged in continental seating style with no center aisles. The stage is 94 feet across and 47 feet deep, with a tip that adds 10 feet for a total depth of 57 feet. A functional, handsome facility, it seats 1,268.
credit BYU images
First Christmas concert tonight! And as always hoping for pictures and videos!
Posted in @DavidArchie, @kariontour, concerts, David Archuleta, fandom, music, The Voice, Uncategorized | Tagged: @DavidArchie, BYU, CHRISTMAS, David Archuleta, De Jong Concert Hall, First Christmas Concerts, Gotta love him, music, Nathan Pacheco, Provo Utah, singer, the Voice | 70 Comments »
Posted by djafan on Tuesday, November 15, 2016
credit Pam Pike
My brain has been in a state of mist or fog due to three days of pure David Archuleta concert bliss last week. Coming back to days of work waiting for me hasn’t helped but I’d do it again in a heartbeat. What an incredible time going to concerts, hanging with like-minded fans who don’t roll their eyes when you can’t stop talking about all things David. I really really hope that David is available so we can make our trip to Tuacahn an annual event. David is magic and in that setting, the experience is unreal.
I’m going to try to share some of the things that left an impression on me from this incredible three-day immersion into David music and we must not forget the story telling, love them both.
The new songs “I’m Ready” and “Say Me”. They’re living in my heart and I can’t wait to hear them again. His voice, that voice just penetrates my soul. It is a sound that doesn’t seem possible to exist. I can’t even describe it but the sensory overload is real. I love them both but something about Say Me is so haunting and full of cry that it hurts, makes you feel the realness that is David. It was hard for him to describe it but it made perfect sense to me. The way he sang these songs was so raw and personal, so vulnerable… incredible. “Numb” is the perfect song for a comeback. I heard it last year but it sounds new, fresh. I wondered if he was singing it differently. Hearing the beautiful production of the recorded version might play a part but it is sooooo good. I hope it gets the attention it deserves.
The Lyric Video
The covers, oh my, “Higher Ground” displayed all of David’s groovitude, vocally and physically. He has a way to sing and move that is unique only to him and we eat it right up, I’m sure that this is only the beginning.
“Don’t You Worry Child” was so much fun! Love that he acknowledged some of us would need to do the jumping at the knees lol.
“Dare You To Move” was huge for me. The reasons he picked this song were so personal and as I listened back to the videos it hit me in the gut. Don’t know why but I don’t like him to hurt and it was painful. It’s become a favorite as it is so relatable. I know to play this full blast when needed now.
The oldies, so funny to think of them as oldies when David is only twenty five. “Something About Love” and “Crush” have to be sung. They’re crowd favorites and I can’t help getting up to dance to these. “My Hands” will always be one of my favorites and “Works For Me”, what an unexpected surprise! Loved it in his new deep rich velvety voice as he strutted around the stage and so did everyone else. And I also want to say that this band is superb. Chad is the best backup vocalist David has ever had. I watched the band members as David shared his stories and I love that they laugh, smile and clap every night even though they’ve heard these stories many times now! They’re keepers.
The story telling was signature David but better. I love for him to talk and share with us. The entire show, the singing and stories he shares in order to relate to us, to help us understand where he is coming from all make for something personal. A soul and heart connection that is felt throughout the evening. David initiates and we reciprocate with applause, yelling, and screams of I love you. David says he doesn’t feel sincere in yelling back I love you too, but he doesn’t have to. His love for humanity is palpable and it brings me to tears. It’s an experience to be felt. If there are those on the fence about going to one of these experiences please go, it is so worth it.
The fan lunch surprise sure surprised us all. I was so happy that Kari stopped by and answered some questions (I’ll refer to Dayzee for those because all I could do was smile and wonder if I was dreaming). I was dragging chairs, something about me and chairs… never mind, to the center for the group picture when he walked in and I was able to shake his hand and thank him for taking the time to come by before he sat down. I sat so still that I was able to record! I’m horrible at this but it came out fine. The words of thanks to his fans were so real, not to just the ones there but to all. He knows we’re there to support him and he appreciates it. And then he sits to sing! There is nothing better than David’s voice. I was sitting no more than four feet to his left and acoustic David is just wow. I also love his love of food which he was curious about what we ate and we’re all trying to answer his questions about the soups. What a guy.
I want to thank Kalei and her team for a great luncheon, we had so much fun. And also for the shout out to Snowangelz and The Voice David Archuleta for our continued support of David. Kalei beautifully stated we are a community of David fans, true words.
I also want to thank the fans who personally thanked me at the luncheon and the adms of this fan site and for continuing our support of David. Thank you all for hanging with us. I believe things are only going to get sweeter.
Posted in @DavidArchie, @kariontour, Appreciation, concerts, David Archuleta, fandom, music, The Voice, Uncategorized | Tagged: @DavidArchie, Archuleta, Concert, David Archuleta, David Archuleta rocks! :), fan surprise, feeling his voice, Gotta love him, singer, St George, Standing by him, Storyteller, The Band, The best is yet to come, the Voice, Tuacahn | 16 Comments »
Posted by bebereader on Sunday, November 6, 2016
Credit: Sounds of David
What a wildly successful weekend it was! David completed three consecutive concerts at The Tuacahn Amphitheatre, making for a musical hat trick. Thanks to the generous fans who took Periscopes, video and pictures, the rest of us back home were able to witness David’s comeback in real time! I can’t wait to hear more of his new music because what I have heard thus far is just wonderful!
Safe travels to everyone going home today!
Posted in @DavidArchie, @kariontour, concerts, David Archuleta, Nashville, songwriting, The Band of David, Tuacahn Amphitheater | Tagged: David Archuleta, feeling his voice, Gotta love him, missing him, Nunca Pense, the Voice, what just happened? | 65 Comments »
Posted by bebereader on Thursday, November 3, 2016
St. George, Utah one year ago/credit pocoelsy
Exciting days coming up with three concerts and great weather ahead. It’s almost one year to the day that David performed at the Tuacahn Amphitheater in St. George, Utah! He must have been a success because he will again have three concert appearances in the same venue, starting tonight, Thursday, November 3, then Friday, November 4 and concluding on Saturday evening, November 5. If you’re lucky enough to attend any of the three shows, have a grand ole time and please report back to us, every little detail you remember!
photo credits: Tuacahn website
From the Tuacahn website:
“The Tuacahn Amphitheater is a 1920-seat open-air amphitheater…The rear of the stage is open to expose the desertscape and red rock cliffs behind the stage which contains lighting, sound, pyrotechnical, and water effects installations. The area behind the stage is a mixture of natural stone and naturally colored concrete. This concrete riverbed was installed during initial construction to facilitate a massive 55,000 gallon flood of water that comes from the back of the canyon and across the stage toward the audience. Though conceptualized and custom-built for the “Utah!” production, this special effect and other water effects have been featured in numerous productions at Tuacahn.”
Djafan, Dayzee and Jenny and all other fans going: Hope you arrive safely! It’s 55 and sunny in St. George, according to my Weather Ap. Enjoy yourselves. Wish we all could join you!
And look what we have here! The lyric video for “Numb”, already with close to 2.500 views in a matter of minutes!
Posted in @DavidArchie, @kariontour, concerts, David Archuleta, music, The Voice, Tuacahn Amphitheater | Tagged: @DavidArchie, Gotta love him, missing him, new music please, numb, St George, the Voice, Utah, We'll Be Here, welcome back | 88 Comments »