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Liverpool based Dan Weller is an award winning producer/mixer, writer and guitarist, known for his work in rock and metal, but with credits as diverse as Children's BBC to his name. He has appeared on the judging panel for the Music Producers Guild awards and regularly lectures around Europe.
Dan began his musical career as producer/member of metal band SikTh. Renowned in the metal world and credited with spawning the microgenre 'djent', SikTh are often name-checked as an influence by bands the world over. In 2014 SikTh reformed to headline a stage at Download Festival and completed a sellout UK tour. In January 2015 SikTh featured on the cover of the Rolling Stone magazine in India to coincide with their first triumphant headline show in Mumbai. The band have since toured with Slipknot and reached many corners of the globe.
Dan's production credits include Young Guns (including the hit single ‘Bones’, No.1 at US rock radio/Kerrang’s ‘Best Track of 2012/Wrestlemania theme song), Enter Shikari (including award winning ** 'A Flash Flood of Colour', and 'The Mindsweep'), Co-penning and Producing FDTF track 'You're not Alone' (which was used as the official theme for Redbull's international 'Wings for life TV and web campaign in 2014 and 2015).
In December 2015 Dan signed a publishing deal with the highly respected Bucks Music. "It's a watershed moment for me that will allow me to focus much more time on my first love of writing" says Dan.
He is constantly developing new and aspiring young artists whilst also working with other more established ones (Nina Nesbitt, 'Voyager'). He is renowned for discovering acts and helping them connect to his large contact base.
Although based in Liverpool, Dan often works on location. In 2011 he spent 4 months out in Thailand and in 2013/14/15 completed Records in Vienna, Copenhagen, Munich and L.A.
Dan has recently produced one of Canada's most loved rock bands Monster Truck up coming record. After there success with 'Saturday night', the cover they recorded for one of Canada's most watched programmes, CBS Saturday night theme tune! After writing Amused with the brilliant Hunger, it got synced on Netflix's cult show 13 reasons why aswell as making Taylor swifts playlist!