Dan Washburn started playing guitar at the age of seven, beginning with a lap steel and by the time he was ten he was playing the acoustic and wrote his first song for his mom; Someone Like You. His dad integrated him into the band he was playing bass for by the time he was 13.
include over 200 albums as a singer/song writer, producer and bassist. Dan was
bandleader for the late Colleen Peterson for several years. He has toured with
George Fox, Terry Sheridan, Colleen Peterson and South Mountain. He has guested
as singer/bassist for many gospel shows, both live and on television.
shared the stage on shows with Emmy-Lou Harris, Pirates of the Mississippi,
Waylon Jennings, Toby Keith, Marty Stuart and Martina McBride to name a few.
great success releasing 5 singles to radio before being asked to audition for
award winning band “South Mountain”. He became their lead singer/bassist and spokesperson
in Canada. They were signed to Stony
Plain Records, distributed worldwide by Warner Brothers. The band toured Canada
and Europe extensively and were in high demand. They had a successful album
“Where There’s A Will” offering four chart successes and several Canadian
Country Music Association nominations.
He is a much
sought after writer, and producer splitting his time between Nashville and
home, Stirling, Ontario. Dan’s second
album will be available spring of 2020 featuring many award winning Canadian
and American players.