News and Happenings - March 12, 2014
Album Review: 'When the Lights Come On'
A new album review of 'When the Lights Come On' by Trish Lewis for Review Magazine. ..."I compare Dan’s work to Paul Simon, Todd Snider or a Midwest young version of Guy Clark. But truly, his music is one of a kind and is showcased in this latest effort in spades..." Read the whole review HERE.
New Album: When the Lights Come On
New 14-song studio album available now at danvaillancourt.bandcamp.com. Dan is responsible for all of intentional and accidental sounds on thie recording, including vocals, guitars (electric, classical, tenor, bass and acoustic), banjo, mandolin, harmonica, washboard, glockenspiel, hand claps, theremin, foot stomps, chair squeaks and laughs.
Official Music Video: When the Lights Come On
Where is Dan these days?
Where is Dan these days? Many of you know that after nearly a decade of spending 100-200 days traveling and performing each year, he has lightened his concert schedule when his daughter was born in the spring of 2011. He continues to give music and songwriting lessons in Midland, Michigan, as he has for the last decade and a half, still writes a lot of songs and performs at occasional concert series, festivals and house concerts. If you need lessons or have an exciting performance opportunity, place contact him.
He also bakes artisan pizzas and breads from various yeast strains that he has harvested and cultivated, as well as other crazy cooking and baking endeavors. Find out more about Funktified Food HERE.