Dan Frechette & Laurel Thomsen
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Refreshing, Diverse, Lyrical

Host/Venue Recommendations: 32


Member since: 2014-06-10
Home: Bonny Doon, CA, US
Frequently Tours: US coasts, South, SW, Canada, Europe.
# of Members: 2
Sound Equipment: Available if needed
Main Instrument: Vocals, guitar, violin, harmonica
Other Instruments: viola, mandolin, 12 string
Genre: Lyrically refreshing and musically diverse Roots-Folk
Style: Varied dynamic, fun and flowing.
Content: Life, Love, Lessons, Humour.
Rating: G - PG

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2016 Listening Room Festival Artists

2017 Concerts In Your Home Artist of the Year

"Beautiful rapport, judicious violin. Frechette and Thomsen maintain absolute harmony while jumping from genre to genre. Fascinating undertones and range. Phenomenal guitar playing. Prodigious players with songwriting that sets them apart." -Penguins Eggs

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May, 2018 - "This was our first concert since moving to Leland, NC. Dan Frenchette and Laurel Thomsen were our openers and as all who know them, it was smashing. We had 34 totally delighted guests, most of whom had never been to a house concert. At the end of the s...


Meeting in 2012 via a chance YouTube sighting and fueled by a once-in-a-lifetime musical chemistry and friendship, Canadian-American Roots-Folk duo Dan Frechette & Laurel Thomsen are “prodigious players with songwriting that sets them apart.” Now touring in support of their recently released fourth album, Driving By Candlelight, they combine soaring violin, diverse guitar styles, compelling storytelling, a dash of harmonica and humor, and unique vocal rapport for a dynamic, engaging, polished pe...

Trying to fill these important dates

FL/US: Apr, 2019 (dates: Friday, April 5) - Southeast Tour 2019. Looking to fill a Friday in FL!

AB,MB,SK/CA: Jun, 2019 (dates: various) - Canada Tour 2019!

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