Ron has also played in significant local groups in the Western New York area including: The Lonely Souls, Full House, Spoon and the House Rockers, Barbara St. Clair, Posse, Blue Ox and Argyle Street Band.
He currently leads the following groups:
The Ronnie Davis Combo
plays organ soul jazz ala Jimmy Smith as well as classic funk and original tune. It consists of an organ, guitar and drums lineup along with featured vocalists and features Doug Morgano on guitar and Ray Hangen or David Wasik on drums.
Acid Funk Duo
is a keyboard/drums unit that plays edgy funk originals as well as trippy covers of the Stones, Band and Animals.This duo also features Hangen or Wasik on drums.
North Delta Duo
plays original blues, soul and zydeco tunes and features Ron on organ/bass, accordion, vocals and Pete Holguin on drums and vocals.
The Ron Davis Solo Piano Act
encompasses his singing and playing a range of juke joint blues and boogie woogie. His repertoire also includes the New Orleans styles of Professor Longhair and Dr. John. as well as swing and rock standards ranging from Ray Charles and Jerry Lee Lewis to Dylan, The Stones, Beatles and The Band.The addition of left-hand acoustic bass gives the act a full, danceable sound.
Ron is also available as a sideman for bands and vocalists.