Half a Dream
THINK: THE BEATLES meets Dain in 2006 (and they love what they hear)! Dain carlton mergenthaler is a songwriter/musician from landenberg, pa, who grew up on the beatles. Dain lives, breathes, and plays guitar & piano and comfortably writes between both instruments in the style of his idols; lennon & McCartney...time is also consumed with the lives of his hairless cat 'eli.' Dain is currently playing gigs around Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. Discography is as follows: 'the strawberries', 1985 'common thread', 1991 '...half a dream', 1995 'gathering rain', 1996 'cold getting colder', 1998 'separate skies', 2000 'the life of mr. Dufus', 2002 'maestro, maestro', 2005 (instrumental) before you do anything, you should listen to the standout track #1 'getaway' which features a car accident (nobody gets hurt!) over a dynomite lead guitar solo by tony ventura, and track #5 'diamonds' which has received much airplay on indie stations around the world. '...half a dream is a unique collection of pure melodic music that takes the listener away from the cumbersome stress and burden of everyday worklife. Featured on several of Dain's music CD collections are keith mack & benjy king from the days of patty smythe & scandal and the joe cocker band. Tony ventura played guitar with ben vereen for a dozen or so years...Dain has also recorded with denny seiwell, the drummer for paul McCartney & wings. Dain has also worked with the famous shelley yakus and brian drago (producers, lennon, petty, U2) for a number of years. You can't go wrong if you want to listen to some good pop/rock music, so purchase '...half a dream' today!