This young Australian-born and Nashville-based guitar virtuoso recently described as â€˜the finest guitar player of this generationâ€™ brings his world tour to Raglan. Tickets are very limited. Donâ€™t miss this – these shows have been selling out around the world!
June 18th, Raglan Old School Arts Centre, 5 Stewart St. Doors open at 7 for a 7.30pm start. Licensed bar.
Tickets $20 + BF at www.eventbrite.com.au
Daniel Champagne is regarded as a leading light in acoustic music, with a firm reputation for making festivals buzz, holding crowds in his palm, dropping jaws and breaking guitars wherever he goes. He exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies. Daniel Champagne has relocated to North America where he continues his exciting career as an international touring and recording artist.
WHAT THE PRESS SAY..
â€œThe word Prodigy seems to entirely fall short of this soft-spoken young manâ€™s skills, he coaxes sounds and melodies out of his instrument that literally drop jaws.â€ The Calgary Herald, CANADA
â€œToday I saw the future of Folk â€“ Festival goers flocking in their thousands towards the main stage to witness a young musical phenomenon from Australia dish out an absolute show-stopper.â€ The Firefly Column, USA
â€œDaniel Champagne is a crossroads. Fusing the strong traditions of Blues, Folk and other roots art with pop showmanship and admirable lyrical ability. I firmly believe that he will become an ambassador for roots music in a time where it desperately needs representation.â€ The Indie Blender, CANADA
â€œreinventing roots guitarâ€ Rhythms Magazine, AUSTRALIA
â€œWatching Daniel Champagne perform is a once in a lifetime experience. He is a true prodigy that plays like no one else could possibly play unless they spent at least two lifetimes studying the art.â€ BW Review, NEW ZEALAND
â€˜Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magicalâ€™ Themusic.com.au, AUSTRALIA