His own self-described musical ADD has kept his music fresh for decades now. Thoughtful lyrics & charming performances have earned him a devoted fan base, 3 JUNO nominations, The Polaris Prize, CBC’s "Heart Of Gold", and recently winning the CFMA's "Producer Of The Year" and "Oliver Schroer Pushing the Boundries" Awards.
In 2016 Danny released Matadora his most deeply humanist album to date. The collection explores the environmentalist, pacifist, romanticist, archivist and space enthusiast in Danny Then it was off to the Arctic where Danny recorded Khlebnikov aboard a Soviet-era Russian ice-breaker, Kapitan Khlebnikov, during an 18-day expedition. Danny was invited to join “Generator Arctic” by Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield. Danny wrote and recorded the entire album aboard the chip. Once home, his recordings were arranged for brass and strings by film composer Rob Carli. The result is a suite of atmospheric and haunting songs about the Arctic, our planet and our place in it.