Dan Horne

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Thursday 11th January, 9pm. Free Entry

Dan Horne is an English born, Australian singer/songwriter and multi instrumentalist.

His music is an unmistakeable blend of Folk, Blues an Roots.

He began his music career performing on the streets , and has an incredible talent for multi tasking.

With the use of multiple instruments, foot percussion, harmonica and a raw powerful vocal. 

Dan creates an unmistakable and energetic sound, Drawing crowds no matter the location.

Dan pulls influence and inspiration from many forms of world music.

Lapsteel guitar techniques from India, Hawaii and the deep south meet folk driven melodies and chord progressions, more familiar in Americana styles. 

In more recent times artists such as popular Folk/Rock band 'Mumford and Sons', Americana 3-piece 'The Lumineers' and singer songwriters such as 'John Butler' have influenced Dan in his writing.  

The essence of musicians such as 'Dylan', 'Hendrix', 'Tracy Chapman' as well as right back to early 'Robert Johnson' play a huge part in Dan's song writing.

A fter a huge performance at the 2016 Caloundra music Festival , Dans single ' This Town ' was picked up by Visit Sunshine Coast and is now used on their 'COME TO LIFE'  Television ad campaign. Which is aired in over 40 countries internationally, and since the release of the campaign Dan has been made an official ambassador for the Sunshine Coast region.

Since the release of his Debut Album 'From The Roots' , Dan has taken his show Australia wide and is scheduled to play a huge run of shows and festivals across all major cities. He is also working on a run of dates for the UK and  Europe in 2018.