About

Dan Shout is a saxophonist based in Cape Town, South Africa. He is most renowned as a session musician and for his seven-year stint with Johnny Clegg. Dan has performed in over 30 countries across five continents and has played and/or recorded with the likes Johnny Clegg, Winston Mankunku, Darryl Andrews, Mike Campbell, Gordon Vernick, Maria Schneider, Frode Nymo, Paul Booth, Dave O' Higgins, Bruce Cassidy, AJ Brown, The Blues Broers and Robin Auld to name a few.

Some of his career highlights include performing at the 606 Club in London with Paul Booth and Dave O' Higgins, Victoria Jazz Club in Oslo with Maria Schneider and Ensemble Denada, Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, the Wigan International Jazz Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival in the Hague and with Johnny Clegg at the Montreal Jazz Festival, Soccer World Cup in Germany, Rugby World Cup in France, Nelson Mandela’s 46664 Concert at Ellis Park, for the Prince & Princess of Monaco at the Monaco Opera House and for Bastille Day in Bastille, Paris. Click here to read more.

Upcoming Gigs

2020/10/31 - Dan Shout & Andrew Ford at Piano Bar, de Waterkant, Cape Town, 19:00 - 22:00. R80. Booking advised if you'd like a table near the band. Tel: 021 007 5212.
2020/11/01 - Dan Shout & Sibusiso Matsimela at Jake's on the Common, Noordhoek, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 789 0445.
2020/11/03 - Dan Shout & Graham Strickland at Jake's in the Village, Tokai, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 701 3272.
2020/11/08 - Dan Shout & Stephen de Souza at Jake's on the Common, Noordhoek, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 789 0445.
2020/11/17 - Dan Shout & Stephen de Souza at Jake's in the Village, Tokai, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 701 3272.
2020/11/22 - Dan Shout & Andrew Ford at Jake's on the Common, Noordhoek, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 789 0445.
2020/11/24 - Dan Shout & Sibusiso Matsimela at Jake's in the Village, Tokai, 12:30 - 15:30. Entry free. Booking advised if you'd like to be near the band. Tel: 021 701 3272.
2020/11/25 - 'In With a Shout' feat. Dan Shout, Marc de Kock, Justin Bellairs, Michael Bester, Andrew Ford, Sibusiso Matsimela and Kevin Gibson at the Hazendal Jazz Club, 19:45, R195. Book here.
2020/11/28 - Dan Shout & Andrew Ford at Piano Bar, de Waterkant, Cape Town, 19:00 - 22:00. R80. Booking advised if you'd like a table near the band. Tel: 021 007 5212.
2020/11/29 - Mike Campbell's Craft Quartet at the Kirstenbosch Market, 10:45 - 14:45. Entry free.