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

Host/Venue Recommendations: 30

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

March, 2018 - "Dan and Laurel are the most entertaining, talented musicians! All my guests loved them and they have set the bar extremely high. They are so personable and relatable. You feel as though you have known them forever. Their music and lyrics are amaz...


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

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

MA,PA,VA/US: Oct, 2018 (dates: 10-18 to 11-1) - Northeast Tour 2018. October 18,24,25,27,31 and 11/1 all open. See calendar at danandlaurel.ca for

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