Coffee Houses

May 11 2019

Dan Challis

Australian songwriter Dan Challis shares his story through unfiltered moments; exploring the light, the shade, and the roughness of being to the rustic sounds of classic folk. Rich with punchy, understated folk hooks and see-sawing textures of old-time country, his songs have a vulnerability and rawness that hit right where they need to. It is what earned him local airplay on country radio in his hometown of Brisbane; as well as a small but mighty following in the dive-bars across New York City and the honky tonks of Austin, Texas, where he spent some time back in 2015/16. These days, Dan calls Vancouver Island in Western Canada home; a place that has inspired a creative resurgence in his trade as a songwriter.

https://www.danchallis.com/bio

 

Duncan United Church
246 Ingram St. Duncan BC.
Doors at 7pm, open stage at 7:30pm.
Featured artist to follow the open stage. 
Admission is $10 or $5 for CFG members 
Kids 12 and under are free.