Dan Strauss is a singer/songwriter who dips his feet into a variety of musical waters to create songs that could be described as indie-folk, country, pop and rock. But mostly the songs combine all of those styles as Dan's love of music crosses into many genres. Rich in the influential writing of artists like Elvis Costello, Nick Drake, The Band, Wilco, Hank Williams, and The Beatles. Dan writes openly and expressively, as if he is sitting in a room with you. His warm, honest vocals and sweeping melodies invite you along for the ride. Dan plays regularly in New York City and the Northeast. He mixes it up at shows, sometimes performing solo and sometimes with his band, Broken Oak. He has independently released two previous CD's, "Renting Happiness" and "Rocking Chair".