DANO was born on June 16, 1989 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He grew up with his 4 siblings in a low-middle class family. His high school studies were always a problems as in various occasions he was expelled from different schools. At age 12, Jose Daniel started playing guitar and that’s how he started getting into the music scene. He started producing when he was 16 years old. When he was 21 years old, Dano had the opportunity to study in Berklee School of Music online, while working in an ad agency in Tegucigalpa, this was when Dano has the chance to work on his own first productions. These first tracks were techno and minimal and he took the opportunity of sharing his music through social media and big gigs in Honduras and Central America.