Dan has been playing drums since 1990 and played in bands like Fear Absolute (2000-’02), Obsidian Reign (’03-’08), Holophonic Porno (’07-’08), and HLR since 2008. Dan uses Sonor S-Class maple drums, Sabian Cymbals, Axis longboard pedals, and Los Cabos drumsticks. Major influences include Gene Hoglan, Derek Roddy, Mario Duplantier, and Mike Portnoy.
Dan has been audio engineering since 2005 and has been instrumental in recording, mixing, and mastering both HLR albums with The Mirror`s Face being the first album recorded at the newly constructed Needlenose Studios. Major influences include Andy Sneap and Steven Wilson among many others.
Photo Credit: Jeff Crawford