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Danny Ellis

Danny Ellis , born in 1947 in Dublin, Ireland, is a singer-songwriter and author. He was sent to the Artane Industrial School in 1955 to 1963. As a professional trombonist, Ellis played with Irish showbands such as The Airchords, The Jim Farley Band, The Nevada Showband, Dickie Rock's Miami Showband, and Stage 2. In 2009, he released the album 800 Voices based on his childhood in Dublin and Artane. He and his wife, Liz, currently live in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina.