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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.

 

Rambler 454 Album Release Party Is Just Days Away! 

I don't know about you folks but I'm pretty damn excited about the release party show on Friday! Teasebox, Lords of the Highway & Rambler 454 is the makings of a ridiculously fun night of roots, rock & mayhem. Information for the show can be found in the "Shows" section of the website here. If you haven't picked up our new album, Wire & Wood, you can do that on this website as well. If you live in the Cleveland area be sure to check out FOX 8 News in the Morning on Friday the 20th between 7:45AM-9AM as we will be throwing down some live tunes. Hope to see you all very soon!

Rescue Rock Off = Success! 

A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone that came out Sunday, March 8 for the Lake Humane Society's Rescue Rock Off! This was our most successful year to date with almost 450 people & over $12,000 raised! I thank LHS for having faith in me to put together the lineup & run the stage &, from the bottom of my heart, I thank the bands (Horsefeathers, Standing 8s, The Shizz, Route 86 & Collage) for donating their time, Alan the sound guy, Willoughby Brewing Company staff, and the wives & boyfriend (Samantha's) for letting your fellas (& woman) jam! Looking forward to next year's event! A special thank you to Eric Hanson for shooting photos & this here video...http://youtu.be/B7Nc7qQFRl4

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

DTW Songwriter Showcase Featuring Dan McCoy/Tyrone Hornbuckle/Dawn Savage & Justin Wade

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Corks Wine Bar, 4084 Erie St., Willoughby, OH 44094

This installment of the DTW Songwriter Showcase will feature local Clevelander Tyrone Hornbuckle &, from Beaver County, PA, Dawn Savage & Justin Wade.