Sounds Like: Ryan Adams, Amos Lee, The Avett Brothers, Bob Dylan, Neil Young
Bio: Daniel Hughes fell in love with the guitar at age 12 when he began learning to play on his grandfather's old Galaxy acoustic. Over the years, he has experimented in several varying genres of music including thrash metal, southern rock, and funk. Today, however, Daniel Hughes is an acoustic singer...See Full Bio
Just finished writing a new original "More Than the Sun Loves the Moon." Ready to play at Brother's Bar in Jacksonville tonight @ 10.
“Daniel Hughes may be at Jacksonville State to get his degree, but his real education comes from the stage, where over the past year he has made a name for himself as a guitarist in venues across Calhoun County. The English major and Mentone native has only been performing for less than a year, but his name is quickly becoming a staple on the local scene. Hughes started playing at the age of 12, but never flirted with the idea of venturing onstage until arriving at the university. It wasn’t until the Christmas holidays in 2010 when Hughes and a few other colleagues from his job at local restaurant Struts ventured down to Pelham’s one night and, after taking in a live show, Hughes left expressing his interest in wanting to perform onstage. One thing led to another, and Hughes began his career playing his first show at Brother’s in Jacksonville on Feb. 5, 2011. Read more: Anniston Star - JSU student gets education in venues across county ”