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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.

 

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

Lake Humane Rescue Rock Off (w/the Standing 8s)

Willoughby Brewing Company, 4057 Erie St., Willoughby, OH 44094

Join Lake Humane Society and Ganley Subaru East for our 9th Annual Rescue Rock Off, on Sunday, March 3rd at Willoughby Brewing Company located in Downtown Willoughby. Rescue Rock Off is a fundraiser, which features five live performances by local bands who are donating their time for the cause. The event also includes: delicious food, an auction with an assortment of amazing baskets and prizes, a 50/50 Raffle with 2 chances to win hundreds of dollars, door prizes and much more!

Tickets are $25 pre-sale and $30 at the door. Pre-sale tickets will be available for purchase online only starting January 1st.

VIP tickets are also available ahead of time ONLY! VIP tickets are $50 and include 2 drink tickets, reserved seating and early admission.

The ticket includes admission to the event and access to the all-you-can-eat buffet. The buffet is filled with a variety of delicious appetizers provided by Willoughby Brewing Company. Soda, tea and water are also included. Alcoholic drinks are available for purchase.

Come on out for a rockin' Sunday Funday and support the homeless animals of Lake County! All of the proceeds of the event benefit the injured, abused and abandoned animals at Lake Humane Society, a private, non-profit animal shelter that has been serving Lake County for nearly 80 years!