In The Shallows are a Wellington based Acoustic Folk-Pop Duo formed by Danni Parsons and Lance Shepherd. Etherial guitar moods, sweet harmonies and relatable lyrics intended to inspire reflection; uplift and empower. Full band Line up includes Andrew Bain (Fur Patrol) and Nick Brown (Eb & Sparrow). A bit more about In the Shallows... Lance has worked as a professional musician/producer since leaving high school. Based in London through the 2000’s as a touring/recording guitarist with Martina Topley-Bird (ex Tricky) Lance has worked with a number of producers such as Johnny Dolla (Massive Attack) Leila Arab (Bjork) has played a number of high profile radio, television and live shows shows throughout Europe and the US including BBC2, France Inter, XFM, Later… With Jools Holland, Montreaux Jazz Festival and SXSW. Born & raised in Wales, Danni settled in NZ in 2005. Once settled in Wellington she went on to co-write lyrics with Mara Simpson (Mara and the Bushkas) and performed alongside other well accomplished NZ musicians in Wellington band 'Soul Caravan'. Danni also works in theatre and film. The band are currently working on their debut album to be released November 2020 with producer Steve Rokosh (Calgary, Canada and Nashville, USA ). His clients include Emmylou Harris, Sass Jordan, Ruben Young, Jocelyn Alice and many more. He’s also scored music for ABC Family, Electronic Arts and Universal Music.  

DANNI PARSONS

VOCALS/GUITAR/PERCUSSION

LANCE SHEPHERD

VOCALS/GUITAR/PERCUSSION

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