On his album "Bag of Bones" which was released in 2010, David has a gruff voice as a result of a Granuloma on his vocal chords. In November 2012, however he underwent surgery and has rejoined with his old and original vocal timbre. He is currently living in Brooklyn, NY where he performs at many different listening rooms in the northeast and continues to play cello and compose with The Blue Hit as well as groups such as the Satellite Ballet, Moishe Circus, The Broken Stares, and many others.
He has just released his album "Songs for Willoughby" in March 2014, and his breakout hit "Jerusalem" was featured on Democracy Now! in July 2014.