Guitar and vocal powerhouse Danny Shepard cites Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Larry Carlton and Robben Ford among his primary guitar influences, and 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, Classic Rock and Americana in a unique and personal style!
His award-winning voice and original songs garnered airplay on 96 K-Rock in Florida and led to meeting and performing with members of Bad Company and AC/DC. Over the years, Danny Shepard has shared the stage 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 these legendary musicians over the years, Danny has learned first-hand how to entertain an audience.
In 2006 Danny headlined the Mostar Blues Festival at the Luciano Pavarotti Music Centre in Mostar, Bosnia. Five European tours have included performances in Spain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria, Serbia and Croatia. His featured blues/rock performance in 2007 at the Belgrade Beerfest in Serbia, joined by Emir and Frozen Camels, was to 100,000 rock and blues music fans. This tour also included a featured performance at the MTV Music Festival in Salzburg, Austria.