News and Happenings - December 09, 2013
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
New Songs for 50/90 2013
Dan is taking part in his the 50 songs in 90 days challenge for the 6th year in a row. He has finished with over 50 songs twice. This year, he has no intention to write 50 songs, but you can hear a handful of the brand-new songs that he has written this summer HERE!
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.