Welcome to the online home of Willoughby, OH musician Dan McCoy. Tool around a bit and check out where he'll be playing, what projects he's up to and other kind of mischief he may be into.

Dan & the 8s Will Be Back at Lake Humane Rescue Rock Off 

That's right, the Standing 8s & I will be back at the Lake Humane Society's Rescue Rock Off benefit on Sunday, March 8! We will be on at 1PM but you do NOT want to miss any of the 5 bands that are on this bill! In order of appearance...Horsefeathers, Dan McCoy & The Standing 8s, The Shizz, Route 86, Collage. This is a family friendly event & all proceeds go to the Lake County Humane Society so please spread the word & bring as many people as possible! Our furry friends need our help! Information on the event can be found here...http://lakehumane.org/rescuerockoff.html.

Shows Updated & FREE Music Added 

A few more shows are now on the books so head on over to see where I'll be playing. If you want to see me in your neck of the woods then drop me a line & a place or two to play and I'll see if I can work that out.

In another bit of exciting news, in addition to all the music that is already available on the Music page there are now a bunch of FREE mp3 downloads available! Go to the album iPhone & Home Recordings & download whatever the heck you want!

Happy 2015 & Rambler Gets Reviewed... 

Welcome to the new year everyone! Thanks for stopping by the old website here. With a new year comes new things (obviously) & the first new thing is a review of the latest Rambler 454 album, Wire & Wood. Check it out for yourself right here...http://buzzardtracks.blogspot.com/2015/01/rambler-454-wire-wood.html?m=1

Be sure to check back to the site frequently for gig updates & FREE MUSIC DOWNLOADS! That's right FREE!!! I'll be posting home recordings periodically for you to have in your personal music library. I'm hoping to have the first one up in the next couple weeks.

Rambler 454 Album Release Party Announced! 

So we (Rambler 454) put out our fourth album in October & finally decided on a date for the big party. It's Friday, March 20 at the Happy Dog at Euclid Tavern. We don't have all the details yet but as soon as we get them they will be posted on our Facebook page as well as on this here site. Mark your calendars & set aside some bail money!

"The Journeyman" release article. 

This is just a link to an article about the release of The Journeyman...http://www.news-herald.com/general-news/20100108/rambler-454-hasnt-broken-up-but-willoughbys-dan-mccoy-is-going-solo-for-the-time-being

Dan McCoy - Live on Neo Rocks WJCU

WJCU 88.7 FM , Cleveland, OH


Dan will be a guest on NEO Rocks, a weekly showcase of local Cleveland music on WJCU (John Carroll's radio station), in the 8 o'clock hour to promote the upcoming Rambler 454 album release party. If you can't pick up the radio station (88.7 FM) then you can stream it right here...http://www.wjcu.org/ Information about the show can be found here...http://www.neorocks.com/

Free Age limit: All ages


Dan McCoy - St. Patrick's Day Celebration

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Mullarkey's Irish Pub, 4110 Erie St., Willoughby, OH 44094


Playing a mix of originals, covers & Irish classics (both drinking & non-drinking varieties)! 2 sets (11am-3pm & 8pm-Midnight) with a band in between.

Free Age limit: 21+ or w/adult


Rambler 454 Album Release Party

Happy Dog at Euclid Tavern, 11625 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH


Get a sitter, call a cab, set bail money aside because it's party time with your favorite whiskey drinkin'-rock 'n' roll playin'-shenanigan makin', hell raisin' band Rambler 454! Come celebrate the release of our 4th album with us! More details coming soon!