Artist of the Week – FRIDAY 26th September, 2014 Dan Shout – Saxophonist, Band Leader, Composer, Record Company Owner passionate performer.

Dan Shout

Dan Shout

Dan Shout is a respected, sought-after jazz musician based in Cape Town, South Africa. He is most renowned as a session saxophonist and for his seven-year stint with Johnny Clegg.

Dan has performed in over 25 countries across five continents. A few of his career highlights include performing with the South African National Youth Jazz Band at the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Hague with Carlo Mombelli (2004), playing with the combined University of Cape Town/University of Kwazulu-Natal Jazz Octet lead by Darius Brubeck and Mike Rossi at the I.A.J.E. in Long Beach, California (2005), a multitude of national and international performances with Johnny Clegg, including the Soccer World Cup in Germany (2006); Rugby World Cup in France (2007); Nelson Mandela’s 46664 Concert at Ellis Park (2007.

Read more about this talented South African Musician on his website at about Dan

Solo Recordings:

“In With a Shout” – Dan Shout, SMC003 (2014)
“Serenading Ghosts” – SHOUT, SMC002 (2012)
“Greetings & Salutations” – Dan Shout, SMC001 (2010)

Recordings as a Sideman:

“In the Red” – The Blues Broers. GR007CD, Guava Records. (2014)
“Tango Dreams” – Cape Town Tango Ensemble. GMW04 (2014)
“Felix – The Movie” Soundtrack (2013)
“Magic Carpet Ride”. Magic Carpet Ride (2011)
“UCT Jazz 2010 – Conceptions”. CD STR 103 (2011)
“Dinosaur”. Jax Panic (2010)
“Lisa Bauer” EP (2008)
“Simplicity” – Bedrock. Criminal Records (2008)
“Mozambique Fashion Week” CD by Dino Moran.
“The Rudimentals LIVE @ Kirstenbosch” CD & DVD (2007)
“Johnny Clegg ONE LIFE live at the Nelson Mandela Theatre” CD & DVD (2007)
“UCT Jazz – Full Spectrum”. (“The Poem” comp. & arr. Mike Campbell)
“Lost in Time” feat. Sakhile Moleshe.
“Cafe d’Afrique 3” Compilation – “New Jazz Nigeria” by Moran Moretti. DGR1650.
“Tattoo Bar” Compilation – “Kickin that Funk” by DJ AK47/feat. Boogieman on vocals, Dan Shout on sax. OGCJM.
“Aunty Trish” by Hog Hoggidy Hog on their album “Oink”. Bowline Music. FI000829.
“Cape of Storms (live)” by Golliwog (Independent Artist). Tassenberg All Stars – Live @ The Tassenberg Wingerdstok. TRIP 017, BOW 014.
“Mattress Mambo” by Golliwog (Independent Artist). SL Magazine Selection 10 Compilation; SL 2003.
“Nasty” by Golliwog (Independent Artist). SL Magazine Selection 4 Compilation: SL August 2002.
“Desperado” by The Eagles. Bedrock “La Cantina”. Criminal Records (2000)

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