Danny started playing, writing and performing at the age of twelve and has worked as a fulltime musician for the last fourteen years.
He has worked with and supported many top artists including Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel, John Mayer, John Butler Trio, Jeff Beck, Bryan Ferry, Joan Armatrading, Norah Jones, Jimmy Barnes, Simple Minds, Katie Melua and many top New Zealand acts.
Danny has worked as a session musician for numerous producers and artists including Greg Haver, Peter van Gent, Alex Burke (US), Lizzie Marvelly, Magnolia Memoir (US), Vann Dizon, Georgia Lines, the Michael Jackson tribute show 'King Of Pop, The Legend Continues’, AutoMatic 80s and many more.
He has released three albums: Awake & Restless (2007, Elite Music), Say What You Mean (2009, Liberation/Universal) and Letters to the Future (2012, Paper Plane). His fourth album Hustle Bustle will be released in 2019.
Along with Bobby Kennedy (Opshop) Danny hosts the podcast series Don’t Give Up Your Day Job where they talk to creative professionals about their experiences in the entertainment business. They have spoken to a long list of impressive names and have developed a loyal following.