Something's Going Down

by Dan Holmes

Released 2014
Released 2014
Inspired by all the great New Orleans music from the 1960's through today, this album was written with deep grooves and lyrical hooks in mind.
NOTES
This album was inspired by the great New Orleans music, musicians, and composers Dan Holmes loves. From the first downbeat, it's obvious these tunes will groove you. This also is the first album of his to be released on 180 gram vinyl (please contact for purchase info on vinyl). Recorded at Soup Kitchen in San Marcos, TX, and mastered by Jerry Tubb at Terra Nova Digital Audio in Austin, TX.

Mismatched And Disheveled

by Dan Holmes

Released 2007
Soup Kitchen Records
Released 2007
Soup Kitchen Records
New Orleans piano rock mixed with some funky blues as told by a singer, songwriter.
NOTES
Pulling in the reins from his previous releases, this album was written with the intent of more songs being performed live. There is still some variety in the soundscape, and many of these songs are still performed regularly.
Recorded at Soup Kitchen in Indianapolis, and mastered by Lawerence "Boo" Mitchel at Royal Studios in Memphis, TN.

Burning Down

by Dan Holmes

Released 2006
Soup Kitchen Records
Released 2006
Soup Kitchen Records
New Orleans rock mixed with some funky blues as told by a singer, songwriter.
NOTES
His sophomore release still remains one of his most eclectic grouping of songs. This album is a testament to musical ambition. Recorded at Soup Kitchen in Indianapolis, and mastered by Lawerence "Boo" Mitchel at Royal Studios in Memphis, TN.

Pure

by Dan Holmes

Released 1998
Fraternity Records
Released 1998
Fraternity Records
New Orleans blues mixed with some funk rock as told by a singer/songwriter.
NOTES
Dan's debut album met critical acclaim when first released due to the musical journey he takes the listener through on this eclectic mix of styles which represents a diverse musical background.

Acoustic I

by Dan Holmes

Released 2010
Released 2010
Vibrant, and mellow. Soothing, then dance-your-socks-off. Lyrically complex, with
stories to tell of lost sailors, ghosts and dreams, past lives, and
current loves, each song will make you think, even as you're dancing
in your seat.
NOTES
Part one of two features the first half of the acoustic piano & vocal sessions recorded at The Static Shack by engineer Alan Johnson in Indianapolis.

Acoustic II

by Dan Holmes

Released 2010
Released 2010
Vibrant, and mellow. Soothing, then dance-your-socks-off. Lyrically complex, with
stories to tell of lost sailors, ghosts and dreams, past lives, and
current loves, each song will make you think, even as you're dancing
in your seat.
NOTES
Part two of two features the other half of the acoustic piano & vocal sessions recorded at The Static Shack by engineer Alan Johnson in Indianapolis.

Good Tidings

by Dan Holmes & Bill Ritter

Released 2006
Soup Kitchen Records
Released 2006
Soup Kitchen Records
A Christmas album with instrumental, jazzy music.
NOTES
Dan Holmes and Bill Ritter were inseparable musically for many years. After a discussion on what the next album would be, an instrumental Christmas album was decided upon. Recorded and produced in just a few sessions, it is a perennial favorite!