Based in Florida, guitar and vocal powerhouse Danny Shepard cites Eric Clapton, B.B. King, John Mayer and Robben Ford among his primary guitar influences. Those influences have been crafted into a unique voice that is musical, melodic and exciting. In the States and Overseas, audiences agree, some of the finest guitar playing ever. A top-notch showman delivering Originals and Covers of Blues, Rock and Americana in a unique and personal style.
Currently featured on 5 albums and a music video with Croatia Records recording artist Bukowskee, His award-winning voice and original songs have garnered airplay on Radio stations in Florida and overseas and led to meeting and performing with members of Bad Company and AC/DC.
Over the years, Danny has shared stages across the United States with many great performers, but among the better known are The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tower of Power, Elliott Randall, Little Feat, Marcia Ball, and Cliff Williams and Brian Johnson of AC/DC. (Danny was invited by Cliff Williams of AC/DC to perform Angus Young’s guitar parts at two performances with Cliff Williams and Brian Johnson at the Germain arena in Southwest Florida.) Performing with legendary musicians such as these over the years, Danny has learned heart-felt performance first-hand.
Danny has headlined the Mostar Blues Festival at the Luciano Pavarotti Music Centre in Mostar, Bosnia. Five European mini-tours have included performances in Spain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria, Serbia and Croatia.
His featured blues/rock performance at the Belgrade Beerfest in Serbia, backed by Emir and Frozen Camels, was to 98,000 rock and blues music fans. This tour also included a featured performance at the MTV Music Festival in Salzburg, Austria.