Dan and the Band will be playing three Ohio shows in July. Thursday, July 10th at the Pinnacle in Maumee, Friday, July 11th at Hermes Winery and Vineyards in Sandusky, and Saturday, July 12 at the Paper District Marina Amphitheater. See "Shows" above for showtimes and details.
Dan and the band will be playing a special concert at the Pinnacle in Maumee, Ohio on Thursday, July 10th. The concert is sponsored by the D.O.V.E Fund, an organization of Vietnam Vets and friends who go to Vietnam and builds schools, daycare centers, medical facilities and make improvements in the country where they once fought. In addition to songs from all Dan's albums, the concert will feature the song "Dove" off Dan's new CD, Beacon. "Dove" is a tribute to the organization and the people involved and was written expressly for the D.O.V.E. Fund. Doors open at 5 pm and the concert begins at 6. Tickets are $10 and are available at the door and include heavy appetizers. The Pinnacle-Twylitev - 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, Ohio 43537.
Dan will be playing the Darlington Arts Center on Saturday, June 14 as part of their Coffee House Concert Series. Show will include the cello accompaniment of Michael Ronstadt as well as Dan Kauffman on guitar, Tommy Geddes on percussion and Elise Dadourian on backing vocals.
Showtime 8 pm. Free Coffee, tea and desserts (BYOB- Corkscrew and glasses provided.) For information and to order tickets online, go to:
Darlington Arts Center
977 Shavertown Rd
Garnet Valley, PA 19060
Tel. Tel: (610) 358.3632
Dan's new song and video "Magpie," from the recently released Beacon CD was played on a segment of WHYY's "Friday Arts" TV program Friday, April 4. The segment, which featured Magpie Artisan Pies in Philadelphia, and Holly the pie maker, included the song and video of "Magpie" and also the song "Some Love," both off the Beacon CD. Great segment, great show and great pie. You can check it out at the link below. Scroll to the 19:10 time mark and enjoy!
Also, you can see the entire "Magpie" video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IzQ2h-lPHs
Freshly baked and hot out of the oven, here's a look at Dan's new music video for the song "Magpie" off the just released Beacon album. It's a tribute to pie and one fabulous pie maker, Holly. If you see something you like, you can get a slice at 1622 South Street in Philly. If you hear something you like, you can get the song and the album on iTunes, and www.CDBaby.com.
Without further ado, Ladies and Gentlemen.... "Magpie!"
AND...IT'S OFFICIAL- The new CD "Beacon" is now available on iTunes and at CDBaby.com in both the hard copy and download version. And thanks to those of you who've already ordered it, much appreciated. And if you haven't read the Philadelphia Inquirer review of the CD from last week, here it is:
Dan will be featured in a chapter of author Michael Morsch's new book, "Dancing In My Underwear," and will be playing an acoustic set as part of the book release/signing party. Morsch's new book is a autobiograpphical account of his life and the musical soundtrack to that story. It includes excerpts from interviews with members of the Beach Boys, the Association, Three Dog Night, Hall and Oates, America and many others, and includes a chapter on Dan. The evening includes cocktails and hors d'ouvres and an acoustic musical set featuring songs from artists in the book as well as Dan's original music. Check the SHOWS section for details.
Dan and the band will be making their West Coast debut this summer at the Cowboys and Cornbread Festival in Camino, California, July 21. The outdoor festival features and all-day chili cook-off, a harmonica, violin and yodeling competition and much more. Dan and the band will be headlining the event with special guest Elise Dadourian. An opportunity for Dan's West Coast fans to hear the band live. For information, call Jody Franklin at: 800-457-6279 or 530-621-5885.
Dan and the band will be opening for the legendary singer songwriter Jim Messina of Loggins and Messina, Buffalo Springfield and Poco fame. Saturday, March 10 at the Sellersville Theater. For tickets go to: http://www.st94.com/calendar/pages/calendar.aspx
Showtime 8 pm.
And for those of you who like to listen to Dan's music while you watch an autopsy, tune in to the Discovery Fit & Health Channel at 10 pm on Sunday, Feb. 5. Dan's song, "The Gift" will be used in the episode titled "Body Burn" (kinda speaks for itself) Tune in, it's gonna be hot! (literally) It will also be airing throughout the season, so keep an eye out for it!