Daniel Romano

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Daniel Romano
Welland, Ontario, Canada
Associated acts

Daniel Tavis Romano (born 1985) is a Canadian Juno-nominated musician, poet and visual artist based out of Welland, Ontario, where he was born and raised.[2] He is primarily known as a solo artist, but he is also known for his membership in Attack in Black and also for his collaborations with Julie Doiron and Frederick Squire[3] He has also produced and performed with City and Colour.[4]

Romano is also a partner in his own independent record label, You've Changed Records, along with Steve Lambke, of the Constantines.[5]

Some of his notable visual work includes designs for M. Ward, Ben Kweller, Ladyhawk and City and Colour. A skilled leather craftsman, he has designed and tooled guitar straps for many of his contemporaries (Kathleen Edwards, Bahamas, Travis Good of the Sadies).

Romano's 2011 album Sleep Beneath the Willow was a longlisted nominee for the 2011 Polaris Music Prize,[6] and his 2013 album Come Cry With Me was longlisted for the 2013 Polaris Music Prize.

If I've Only One Time Askin' was nominated for a 2016 Juno Award for Adult Alternative Album of the Year.[7]

On January 4, 2018, Romano released two simultaneous surprise albums, Human Touch and Nerveless.[8]


  • Daniel, Fred & Julie (2009)
  • Songs for Misha (EP) (2009)
  • Workin' for the Music Man (2010)
  • Sleep Beneath the Willow (2011)
  • Come Cry With Me (2013)
  • If I've Only One Time Askin' (2015)
  • Mosey (2016)
  • Ancient Shapes (2016)
  • Modern Pressure (2017)
  • Human Touch (2018)
  • Nerveless (2018)
  • Finally Free (2018)


  1. ^ "Daniel Romano | New West Records". www.newwestrecords.com. Retrieved 2016-04-25.
  2. ^ "Daniel Romano makes country music for people who don't like new country music | National Post". Arts.nationalpost.com. Archived from the original on 2013-01-31. Retrieved 2015-09-06.
  3. ^ "Daniel Romano reclaims country music as a solo artist". Therecord.com. 2011-03-31. Retrieved 2015-09-06.
  4. ^ "CANOE - JAM! Music - Pop Encyclopedia - City And Colour". Jam.canoe.ca. 2011-10-20. Retrieved 2015-09-06.
  5. ^ [1] Archived December 30, 2010, at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ "2011 Polaris Music Prize Long List announced". AUX.TV. 2011-06-16. Archived from the original on 2015-10-02. Retrieved 2015-09-06.
  7. ^ "11 | 2016 | ADULT ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR | Daniel Romano | The JUNO Awards". The JUNO Awards. Retrieved 2016-02-03.
  8. ^ "Daniel Romano Surprise Releases 'Nerveless' and 'Human Touch' Albums". Exclaim!, January 4, 2017.

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