Dan Navarro

JAM PRESENTS

Dan Navarro

Fri. Feb 9

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

Schubas

$25.00

This event is 21 and over

Dan Navarro
Dan Navarro
For over thirty years, Dan Navarro has written, sung, played and acted his way through a rich and varied career...

Dan’s started as a songwriter, most often with Eric Lowen, for artists as diverse as Pat Benatar (the Grammy-nominated “We Belong”) , The Bangles, Jackson Browne, Dave Edmunds, The Temptations, Dionne Warwick, The Triplets, Dutch star Marco Borsato, and Austin outlaw legend Rusty Weir.

In the 1990s and 2000s, he and Eric recorded and toured as the acclaimed acoustic duo Lowen & Navarro until Eric’s retirement in 2009. Dan has transitioned smoothly into a busy solo career over the past decade, touring nationally almost constantly.

He has a parallel career as a voice actor and singer, in films like Pirates of the Caribbean 5, The Book Of Life, Rio (on the Oscar®-nominated “Real In Rio”), Happy Feet, The Lorax, Ice Age (2 & 3) ; TV series Elena of Avalor, Sofia the First, Turbo Fast, Prison Break, Family Guy and American Dad; records with Neil Young, Andrea Bocelli, Luis Miguel, Jose Feliciano, Janiva Magness, and Jon Anderson of Yes; hit video games Red Dead Rdemption II, Fallout 4 and Uncharted 4, and hundreds of TV ads for Subaru, Shakey’s, McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Honda, Nationwide and more.

He has appeared in Washington on artists’ rights and intellectual property issues, on behalf of Nashville Songwriters Assn Int’l, SoundExchange, SAG-AFTRA, musicFIRST Coalition, BMI and NARAS, including testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee and the Copyright Royalty Board. Dan also serves on the national and local boards of SAG-AFTRA and the AFM/SAG-AFTRA Intellectual Property Rights Distribution Fund.

He is the father of a 22-year-old son, thinks sleep is for babies and is a known abuser of acoustic guitars.
Venue Information:
Schubas
3159 N. Southport
Chicago, IL, 60657
http://www.schubas.com/