Dan Boyle 23


Eastbourne UK   Feb 2010


Artist Bio

Influences:   Bands

Major Danby are Dan Boyle & Karl Stanford.

2017, back again. Looked touch and go for a while there but it's back.
Can't wait to start...

Edit: For those of you that don't know, Karl and I are a writing partnership under the band name, 'Major Danby'. We write both separately and together so it makes writing 14 songs so much easier as there is two of us. Couple that with the fact that Karl is off long term sick at the moment and I have have very little else to do other write and record music at the moment, we are going to try and aim for 28 tracks this year.
That way, we can pick the best 14 for the album.

(The hearts signify likely album candidates as they are the most produced and complete).
Go to
to find Major Danby's 1st studio album 'We Will Never Grow Old'


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  • @leepat  Mar 13

    Hey, thanks for commenting on Middle of the Bed. I'm wary of long songs myself, but didn't see the time pass with this one 😀 Will definitely consider shortening it! Thanks for taking the time 😀

  • @leepat  Mar 7

    no stress!
    no idea about the Magic numbers, was just a coincidental remark.
    we appreciate your comments too!

  • @hoppiern  Mar 4

    Thanks so much for listening to my songs and your kind comments. Means a lot, since I am a fan of you and your band - I will be checking out what you have on iTunes!

  • @klaus  Feb 28

    Thanks Major for your awfully nice comments on Read My Hips. 😀

  • @highmountain Feb 27

    Hello and thank you for the comment! I hope the both of you will be well soon.

  • @owl  Feb 27

    Glad to hear you're doing fine and it's just a temporary setback!! Feel better soon!

  • @ryako  Feb 26

    Hey, thanks for the comment on White Hats, Black Hats. That was really nice of you!

  • @tamsnumber4  Feb 26

    Thanks for visiting my song "Reflection"!

  • @nine  Feb 25

    Thank you for your kind words on our Morning Song! Everytime @leepat is involved, we get a *Beatles* badge attached. Which is an honour for me.

  • @ajna1960  Feb 25

    So sorry to hear that Karl is in hospital and so unwell 😞 Please tell him he is missed here at FAWM 😀

  • @kovbleu  Feb 24

    Oh man, you just made my day with the Gram and EmmyLou reference. One of my favs to sing is Grievous Angel. I think I've sang that with 3 or 4 different friends consistently over the years by many a campfire or stage. Thanks so much for the listen. I so appreciate it! That was a really fun collab. 😀

  • @karlsburg25  Feb 23

    Glad I twisted your melon man 😉. I will be back on listening you guys Asap. Am in the middle of creative juice flow whilst praying for wifi 😩

  • @dutch1967 Feb 22

    Not my finest hour, I admit, but had to just write it away. Title was supposed to spark something completely different and perhaps more serious.
    I expect your comment to be the mildest I will get for this. So, thanks for stopping by and commenting on Don't Knock It

  • @dutch1967 Feb 21

    Hey thanks for stopping by and commenting on Outside Looking In. Appreciate that. I'll replace this demo with a better recording once the lyrics have stopped jerking me around. usually after I record a song for the first time and listen back I will have some minor changes for it after a couple hours. This song is no different. Nothing earthshattering. A word here or there, timing, that kinda stuff.

  • @boyatheart  Feb 20

    Thanks for the comment on my latest song!

  • @karlsburg25  Feb 20

    Cheers for the comments guys. I am having a listening session while streaming is allowed for the next half hour so will get a listen of some more stuff

  • @davewermers  Feb 20

    Thanks for the comments on my songs, I will check out Heartworm Highway.

  • @tamsnumber4  Feb 20

    Thank you for your kind comments on my song "Gloria"

  • @johnhudome  Feb 19

    Dan, Congrats on getting past "14." And HUGE "thank you" for all your kind words regarding my sings. I intend to listen to more of yours over the next week. Cheers

  • @repsurepa Feb 19

    So nice to hear! Thank you.
    yup, it's a guitar. My recording devices just aren't that good, so whenever I record an acoustic guitar, it doesn't really sound like a guitar. And about the lyrics + dynamics, I would've perhaps lifted the dynamics a bit in a few phrases, but not significantly. I didn't want the vocals to become too "soul mama" sounding, so that it'd still sound like 100% me. So yup, it was a rather concious result.

  • @repsurepa Feb 19

    Thanks for your comments!
    Yup, my piano just somehow decided to be in the lead role in my first fawm this year.. However, I just now posted a new song, so take a listen if you want!

  • @nancihobson1  Feb 19

    thanks so much for your comment on my 'wine song'. I'm in a bit of a funk, stuck in the middle of FAWM, so to speak, and your comment inspired me to pick up the guitar and write again. Thank you!!!!

  • @bhaile  Feb 19

    Hey Dan & Karl,
    Thanks for being such kind and encouraging sweet hearts. I'm curious to know more about what's going on with Karl so if he feels like sharing, please tell him he can find me on Facebook or feel free to email me brandihaile@icloud.com.
    I remember you from last year and am enjoying what you're doing again this year. Thanks for being here!

  • @thebschip Feb 18

    Wow, thanks for listening to my second tune, too!!

  • @thebschip Feb 18

    Thanks for listening to my first tune! Sorry it's been so long before saying thanks. 😀 I look forward to hearing your tunes! (And congrats on already finishing!)

  • @owl  Feb 18

    Earthworms have five hearts? I didn't know that. If you had chosen Chanel #5, you could have met the Week 3 Smell challenge with it 😉

  • @owl  Feb 18

    "Senses Working Overtime" --XTC song, pop perfection! I assumed that was a deliberate reference.

  • @wickedmessenger1  Feb 2017

    Thank you so much for your effusive praise of my songs. It means a lot to me and at the same time I don't feel like I deserve it. Does that make sense?

  • @yam655  Feb 2017

    Congratulations on hitting Century Club! 😀

  • @faceofeinstein  Feb 2017

    Hey man, thanks for all the kind words on my output this year. I really appreciate the feedback.

  • @lazykat  Feb 2017

    Thanks for stopping by!
    Happy fawming 😀

  • @repsurepa Feb 2017

    Yay, thanks for the support! I'm here again 😀 though only with one song now (an instrumental one!), but I'll catch on from the second half of the month, cause I have a super big project with school on the 14th.

  • @arthurrossi Feb 2017

    I would like to thank you very much for your beautiful comment! 😀

  • @lieke Feb 2017

    Thanks for the comment on my cat-song. Glad it made you smile.

  • @jacobeverettwallace  Feb 2017

    Thanks for the comment on Those People...yeah, breaking one's voice is a very fine line. But glad you liked it.

    To be honest I only have seen the first 1-2 episodes. It was interesting, but apparently not quite amazing enough to rise to the top of my also ever growing to-watch list. The era depiction was pretty cool and the characters seemed interesting. Heard it kinda went all soapy but don't know for sure.

  • @lieke Feb 2017

    Omg, you're on a roll! Im going to take some time to listen soon...
    But I wanted to thank you for getting me motivated. It was a bit of a struggle, and I'm exhausted now, but my first one is up. Thanks again!

  • @owl  Feb 2017

    Thanks for the kind words! btw, the "bracelets" sound in multiple recordings is my cat getting up in my business while I'm playing--her tags jingle when she jumps up and tries to get attention.

  • @tamsnumber4  Feb 2017

    Thanks for listening to my song "Underneath The Tree", I appreciate it.

  • @klaus  Feb 2017

    Thank you for your concise and praising remark on Do You Wanna Rock ( Live! ). 😀

  • @ryako  Feb 2017

    Thanks for the comment! It is very much appreciated.

  • @karlsburg25  Feb 2017

    Thanks so much for the comments guys. Means a great deal to me, especially as one of you is a fellow KARL!! ha ha

  • @cjz87 Feb 2017

    Thanks for your nice comment. 6 songs already? You won't have a problem reaching the finish line!

  • @oddbod  Feb 2017

    Cheers for the comment. Maybe I'll take you up on the vocals offer

  • @lieke Feb 2017

    Hi Dan & Karl, for now just listening in, maybe later make some music myself. But hey, you're doing a good job, 3 already!

  • @defaultdave  Feb 2017

    No worries, I am sure Mr. Young loves a good blow and suck. 😉
    Listening to your songs, good stuff from what I am hearing first

  • @owl  Feb 2017

    Happy FAWM, you're off to a great start! i'll check it out soon!

  • @jani Feb 2017

    Happy Fawming! Excited for your work mate!

  • @zachagerty Feb 2017

    hey bro! im back this year!

  • @heidiserwer  Feb 2017

    Hi Dan! I'm just now getting set up on FAWM and was happy to see your hello on my wall. So glad that you're back and looking forward to hearing your music!

  • @adforperu  Feb 2017

    Seen your name pop up here and there so safe to assume you're back sir - looking forward to your output!

  • @bhaile  Feb 2017

    Hey! Glad you're back too! Excited to see what you're up to this year 😀

  • @johnhudome  Feb 2017

    Good to see you again Dan.

  • @karlsburg25  Feb 2017

    Cheers mate. Good to see you Back. Happy fawming !!

  • @klaus  Feb 2017

    Hello Dan. Nice to see you too. Let's get this thing rocking like a reindeer. 😀 Hope you have a great Fawm 2017!

  • @jonnyeureka33 Feb 2017

    I am back, and I am ready to blow the roof off this thing!

  • @johnstaples  Feb 2017

    Hiya Dan! Happy FAWMing!

  • @jacobeverettwallace  Feb 2017

    Glad you're back, looking forward to your tunes! Cheers.

  • @ampersandman  Jan 2017

    Good to see you back! Looking forward to hearing your output this year! Have a great FAWM!

  • @guatecoop  Jan 2017

    Man, I really like your songwriting. I look forward to listening again this year.

  • @alboe Jan 2017

    Another year another FAWM, have fun.

  • @helene  Jan 2017

    Welcome back!