Dan Gautreau has worked professionally as a Recording Engineer for clients such as Alicia Keys, George Michael, Anders Bagge and Trevor Horn. He plays Guitar, Keys and Programming on most of his own works, which include commercial song writing credits with artists such as Kylie Minogue, Five, and Shaznay Lewis (All Saints). Dan's brilliant music spans the entire musical spectrum of genres, and his sterling composing and producing skills have resulted in substantial commercial success.
An emotional, instrumental alternative rock track with richly layered guitar and piano textures. Intense and complex, teenage angst. Heartbreak or inner turmoil, uprooting or youthful self reflection etc. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Coldplay
A brash and up-front theme tune for commercials, TV shows, youth culture, games and more. Similar to the style of TV shows such as X-Factor, Pop Idol, American Idol, various MTV shows, etc. Stirring and exciting, combining elements of pop, rock and dance music. Good for branding, TV, pop culture. Instrumental, Soundalikes, 2001 A Space Odyssey
A young adult or teenage style rock track with a slightly blues'y feel on the verses and a blazing, intense tear jerker on the chorus. Contemporary, commercial rock music similar to the style of U2 or Coldplay. Emotional, young love, heartbreak, personal story. Composer: Dan Gautreau (ASCAP/PRS). Instrumental, Soundalikes, U2
A moody and intense pop-rock track. Acoustic guitar and atmospheric noises on the verse parts and intense guitar textures on the chorus parts. Inner turmoil, love, heartbreak, growing up, youth drama. Also great for imagery, commercials and more. Instrumental, Pop, Pop Music
A high flying, free spirited, emotional pop, rock instrumental. A subtle, withheld verse part gives way to a soaring chorus part with vocal lead and intense guitar parts. A very melodic, modern pop-rock track with references to U2, Coldplay, Kings of Leon and many others. Male Vocals, Soundalikes, Coldplay