Captivating Performances and Dynamic Music

Experience the energetic and versatile sounds of the Wild West Duo

Historical Performance Gig Locations


A Quick Backstage Pass to Our History

  • Extensive Performance Record: Over 2,500 shows since 1978, showcasing a diverse range of Kickin’ Country and Rock music.
  • Dynamic Repertoire: Covered hits from renowned artists like Blake Shelton, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, Kentucky Headhunters, and rock legends like Heart, Billy Idol, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Missing Persons.
  • National Touring: Completed multiple tours across North America, including:
    • Three 6-month tours in Alaska (towns including Sitka, Wrangle, Cordova).
    • Two 6-month tours in British Columbia and Alberta, Canada (locations like Bella Coola, Dawson Creek).
    • Notable circuits in the Nevada casino scene.
    • Two consecutive 6-month tours in Florida.
    • A 6-month tour across Southern California.
  • Partnership with Prominent Talent Agencies: Collaborated with agencies such as DH Events Talent, Pacific Talent Agency, Panco Entertainment, Sterling Talent, The Belmont Agency, and Waterstreet Productions.
  • Engagement in Fraternal Organizations: Performed at various VFW and Elks Lodges across states, contributing to community events and gatherings.
  • House Band Engagements: Served as the house band under contracts for venues like the Marriott Indian River Plantation, Holiday Inn Oceanside, and several others, enhancing brand visibility and audience engagement.
  • Participation in Festivals and Special Events: Featured in events like the Pineapple Festival and the Seven Feathers Casino Chili/Salsa Contest, showcasing versatility and wide appeal.
  • Recognition in Hospitality and Entertainment: Performed at esteemed hotel chains and resorts, including Best Western, Embassy Suites, Hilton Double Tree, and more, establishing a strong presence in the entertainment sector.
  • Adaptation and Evolution: Transitioned to semi-retirement in Russellville, Tennessee, continuing to perform select shows and maintain a deep connection with their fan base.

Through dedication, talent, and an unwavering passion for music, Dan Gillen and Toni Walls have created a lasting legacy in the music industry, touching the hearts of audiences across the country.

OVER 20 YEARS ON THE ROAD PERFORMING

PLAY PLAY PLAY • TOUR TOUR TOUR & REPEAT!

Performing together since 1978, this photo was taken at the Landark Inn, Santa Maria, California – Circa 1985

45+

Years of Experience

2500+

Performances

Musical Journey in Pictures

Band Chronicles in Photos

References & Management

Small list of places we have performed thru the years…

  • DH Events Deni Hermann – Portland, OR
  • Pacific Talent Agency – Portland, OR
  • Panco Entertainment Agency – Omaha, NE
  • Sterling Talent – Portland, OR
  • The Belmont Agency – Seattle, WA
  • Waterstreet Productions Talent Agency – Eugene, OR
  • VFW – Jensen Beach, FL
  • Elks Lodge – Albany, OR
  • Elks Lodge – Cottage Grove, OR
  • Elks Lodge – Lebanon, OR
  • Elks Lodge – Sweet Home, OR
  • Moose Lodge – Sitka, AK
  • VFW (The House Band 3-Month Contract) – Sweet Home, OR
  • Springfield Police Department – Springfield, OR
  • Springfield Fire Department – Eugene, OR
  • Coos Bay Fire Department – Coos Bay, OR
  • Pirates Loft – Port Salerno, FL
  • The Deck Restaurant – Stuart, FL
  • Bare Bones Grill – Stuart, FL
  • The Clarion – Stuart, FL
  • Marriott Indian River Plantation – Stuart, FL (The House Band 3-Month Contract 2-Years/2-Seasons)
  • Holiday Inn Oceanside – Jensen Beach, FL (The House Band 2-Month Contract 2-Years/2-Seasons)
  • Holiday Inn – Lakeland, FL (The House Band 1-Month Contract 2-Years/2-Seasons)
  • Pineapple Festival 2010 – Shakra’s Deli
  • Seminole Indian Casino – Immokalee, FL (The House Band 1-Month Contract)
  • Ashland Hills Inn – Ashland, OR (The House Band 1-Month Contracts)
  • Best Western – Moses Lake, WA
  • Best Western – Cottage Grove, OR
  • Embassy Suites – Tigard, OR
  • Eugene Celebration – Eugene, OR
  • Hilton Double Tree Hotels & Guest Suites – Astoria, OR
  • Hilton Double Tree Hotels & Guest Suites – Coos Bay, OR
  • Hilton Double Tree Hotels & Guest Suites – Eugene, OR
  • Hilton Garden Inn – San Francisco Airport Burlingame, CA (The House Band 1-Month Contract)
  • Holiday Inn – Cookeville, TN
  • Inn at The 7th Mountain Resort – Bend, OR
  • Mt. Hood Meadows Resort Ski Lodge – Mt. Hood, OR
  • Red Lion – Coos Bay, OR
  • Red Lion – Pendleton, OR
  • Rippling River Resort – Welches, OR
  • Riverhouse Resort – Bend, OR
  • Sea Galley – Port Townsend, WA (The House Band 1-Month Contract)
  • Seaside Oceanfront Inn – Seaside, OR
  • Seven Feathers Casino Chili/Salsa Contest – Canyonville, OR
  • Sunriver Resort (Owls Nest Lounge) – Sunriver, OR
  • The Landmark Inn – Santa Maria, CA (The House Band 3-Month Contract 2-Years/2-Seasons)
  • The Wharf – Burlingame, CA
  • Winners Inn Casino – Winnemucca, NV



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