I STILL NEED YOU TONIGHT

We don't play covers man, we're songwriters

Daniel writes Altar Boy & Nature of Love

He co-writes Storm in My Heart w/ Cheri

Daniel Link & Cheri Chilcote

duo formed

SET LIST 

Vision of Colour, Believe, I Still Need You Tonight, True Perspective, Storm in My Heart, Ghost, Nature of Love, Altar Boy, Constant Faithfulness

Recording sessions begin for Out of the Silence

Daniel & Cheri return to David Breaux @ Cutting Edge Studio in South Austin to record Daniel's debut EP.

1999

JANUARY

DanielLink.com launches

Out of the Silence  debut EP releases

 

JUNE
Out of the Silence debuts at #5, peaks #1
Outvoice.com's Top 40 Albums

JULY

Altar Boy debuts at #4, peaks #1
Outvoice.com's Top 40 Singles

AUGUST

Constant Faithfulness named AIDS Walk Austin Theme Song, Daniel & Cheri headline, playing for an audience of 50,000

DECEMBER

I Still Need You Tonight 1st Place Winner,
Austin Songwriter's Competition

Daniel & Cheri after accepting "Best Country Song" at Austin's legendary blue's club, Antones

I STILL NEED YOU TONIGHT
 

National outing

Daniel's 1st review published in Billboard

Austin darlings

Within a year of beginning, Daniel & Cheri became darlings of the local coffee house circuit.  At the same time, Link's successful arrival on the Austin music scene as an openly gay man gave him a national edge, but a disadvantage closer to home...

Touring artist

 

Daniel & Cheri secured a regional residency w/ Borders Books & Music; bringing the coolness (& hardships) of regional touring.

2001

JANUARY

Daniel begins production for new CD, Ghost Stories

Daniel builds first full band

 

FEBRUARY
Daniel & band invited to showcase at South by Southwest

MARCH

Daniel Link headlines 1st SXSW Out Showcase,
w/ Amy Ray (Indigo Girls)

MAY

Daniel meets & hires Chelle Murrey, vocals

SUMMER

Ghost Stories recording sessions continue

Daniel Link Band festivals & special appearances

SEPTEMBER

Daniel Link Band plays 911 event

OCTOBER

Daniel releases preview cut of  Seance on KOOP FM

 

2002

JUNE

Ghost Stories  CD Release @ Sky Lounge, Austin, TX.

Someone in Austin goes into rotation on
KGSR 107.9 FM, MAJIC 95.5 FM, KOOP 90.5 FM

 

JULY
Austin Mayor Gus Garcia proclaims July 12, Daniel Link Day

Ghost Stories  receives rave review in Billboard

AUGUST

Daniel Link Band tours regionally

SEPTEMBER

Daniel begins residency at  Saxon Pub, w/ Bob Schneider 

OCTOBER

Daniel Link Band  Austin Music Network Special filmed

NOVEMBER

Believe (Live)  enters heavy rotation on Austin Music Network

DECEMBER

Someone in Austin #2 ON 95.5 FM MAJIC of Austin Music, Top 20 Countdown for 2002

2001

"With its Stevie Nicks/Belladonna album cover homage and its country-tinged pop sings ( the best of which include "Tangled," "Someone In Austin," "True Perspective," "Be Home Soon," "Christine," and "Telepathy" ) , Austin-based Daniel Link's Ghost Stories ( LOAM ) fulfills and expands on the promise of 2000's Out Of The Silence."

Austin airwaves;
rights of passage

Majic of Austin Music

Daniel interviewed by Eric Leikem, on MAJIC 95.5 FM

Sounds of Our Town

Daniel on the Morning Show, w/ Kevin & Kevin.

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Touring artist

 

Daniel & Cheri secured a regional residency w/ Borders Books & Music; bringing the coolness (& hardships) of regional touring.