He has gained considerable recognition as a solo singer and songwriter in recent years, both in Europe and America. Dan has supported Seth Lakeman on sell out tours of Britain. In the past he has played at most of the major music festivals in the UK, including, Beautiful Days Festival, Glastonbury Festival and The Big session Festival. These popular performances gained him a nomination for the 2009 "UK Festival Awards Critics Choice" category alongside artists such as, Thom Yorke, Lily Allen and Mercury Rev.
Dan's solo tours have brought him around England, Ireland, America, Canada, Germany, Austria, Denmark and New Zealand to name a few of the 17 countries Dan has toured in his career. In the last 2 years fatherhood has curtailed being an international man of misery and Dan can be found closer to home, playing banjo to his daughter Cecilia. A cover of the Simon and Garfunkel song of the same name was single of the week in the Liverpool Echo in 2013. Dan is one of the only artists that has been a regular collaborator with The Levellers, The Wonder Stuff and The Oysterband. Arguably the three greatest folk rock bands in Britain. Read more on Last.fm.
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