"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Dan Frechette & Laurel Thomsen
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Refreshing, Diverse, Lyrical

Host/Venue Recommendations: 29

Member since: 2014-06-10
Home: Bonny Doon, CA, US
Frequently Tours: US coasts, Midwest, 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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Glory in My Soul
Little Bird
Sure Fire Way of Taking

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"...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

"...the best songwriters I've heard in a long time..." - Sing Out

Recommendations from hosts

November, 2017 - "Dan and Laurel are a powerful duo. His guitar and her music are magical together and their voices blend like coffee and chocolate to create a whole different (not greater since each voice is great) from the sum of its parts. Their original songs a...


Meeting via a chance YouTube sighting, and fueled by an undeniable musical chemistry, eclectic Roots-Folk songwriters Dan Frechette, guitar/harmonica/vocals, and Laurel Thomsen, violin/vocals, prove that musical magic is “a match made in heaven” (Monterey Herald). "Lyrically refreshing and musically diverse," since teaming up in 2013, this Canadian-American duo, now based in Santa Cruz, California, has toured the U.S. and Canada extensively, playing theaters, living rooms, folk festivals, includ...

Trying to fill these important dates

FL,NC,GA/US: Mar, 2018 (dates: March 7, 8, 17) - Southeast Tour 2018.

AB,BC,SK/CA: Sep, 2018 (dates: first half) - Canada Tour 2018!

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