Based in the Sarasota/Tampa Bay area, Dan has two solo albums
to his credit, both released through his own publishing company,
"Moving Target Music" on "Lunar Tunes Records." He has won four
honorable mention awards for his songwriting including
"Welcome to the Real World" and "Live Wire" from his first release entitled "Present Tense", and "One Owner" and
"Hate to See You Go (But I Love To Watch You Walk Away)"
from his second CD, "Frame of Mind".
"Crawford's style is reminiscent of Southern jazz, but uniquely his own. Dan has opened shows for such major acts as Gregg Allman, Firefall, and The Coasters.
A popular performer at beach and night spots throughout Florida, as well as private functions, Dan implements his show with a self-sequenced midi backup and also performs with his live band MOVING TARGET.
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Check out The Tapwater Conchs project with long time friend and former band mate Dennis Niec
Dan performs a wide variety of vocals and instrumentals including:
The Jimmy Buffet Scene............Margaritaville, Cheeseburger in Paradise, Pirate Looks at Forty, La Vie Dansante, Fins, Volcano, Come Monday, Door Number Three, and others.
Reggae by Marley and others.............Stir It Up, Three Little Birds, Dreadlock Holiday, Island's Got Me Like a Magnet, and more.
Tropical tunes from island places...........Kokomo, Jamaica Farewell, Two Pina Coladas.
Beatles, Eagles, Motown.......all of my favorites
Rockin' Rock n' Roll...............from 50's to the present. Jerry Lee Lewis, Spin Doctors, Matchbox 20
Dance favorites.....Play That Funky Music, Billie Jean, Brick House, Call Me Al
Oldies by all your favorites..............Cecelia, On the Boardwalk, American Pie, Brown-Eyed Girl, Moondance.
Blues from Muddy Waters to Robert Cray, as well as some original compositions..............Before You Accuse Me, Smokin' Gun, Hoochie Coochie Man, Stormy Monday, and others.
Instrumentals..............Lilly Was Here, Tequila, Mr. Chow.
and Dan's Original Music.
For Booking information contact Dan Crawford at 941-228-0960 or at the email address below.