Dan Sistos is a prolific and sought after session and touring musician in the United States.
He has played with some of the biggest names in the business such as Christina Aguilera,
Toni Braxton, Macy Gray and Shaila Durcal just to name a few. He has performed on major
radio stations and on network television shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,
the Late Show with David Letterman, Good Morning America and the American Music Awards.
Dan was also the featured guitarist on the blockbuster video game Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood.
Dan’s debut CD, In the Midnight Hours, received rave reviews in music publications, and has
been excitedly lauded by his fans. 20th Century Guitar Magazine hailed him a “Spanish
guitar master” while Black Label Reviews declared him “the Carlos Santana for the next
generation.” He was even nominated for Instrumental Artist of the Year at the Los Angeles
Dan’s latest album, The Road To Euphoria, continues his tradition of blending classical, latin
and jazz influences to create a sonic masterpiece that is truly out of this world.
Dan started playing the guitar when he was fourteen years old in San Diego, California. His
natural ability for the instrument was so evident that he was awarded a scholarship to the
National Guitar Summer Workshop a year later. After that he studied at the Berklee School
of Music in Boston, and later at the Guitar Institute of Technology in Hollywood, CA.
Since graduating GIT in 1997, Dan has been working as a full-time professional musician in
Los Angeles. He has had music licensed for TV and film, and currently works out of his
recording studio Turtle Rock Studios in Burbank CA.
“Got the CD’s. Great work. I can always count on Abet for excellent work!” -Dan Sistos