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
"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
September, 2019 - "Artistry, narrative, unique melodies and music all suffused with bubbling rhythms. They were true musicians offering an enlightening and poignant performance. Dan and Laurel reached and communicated well with an audience that hailed from the US, ...
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...