Dane Thompson, vocalist
Year Joined the Band: 2017
Favorite Esquires Tune: “I’ve got you under my skin”
Musical Influences: Frank Sinatra, Andrea Bocelli, Ray Charles, Nat King Cole, Otis Redding, Robert Plant, The Eagles, Duke Ellington, Bach, Yanni, Josh Groban, Marc Anthony, Bill Withers, Muse, Michael Jackson, Jonny Lang, John Mayer, Jason Mraz, Wolf And The Wondershow, Kanye West, Barry White, Rodrigo y Gabriella, Gene Harris, Donny Hathaway, Bob Marley, J Boog, Michael Bublè, Freddie Mercury, Amy Winehouse, Carlos Santana.. I feel Like I could go on for days.
Studying / Profession: Singer/Actor/Entrepreneur. I’ve been singing since age three, performing professionally since age 16. Student of Dr. Lynn Berg, and Dr. Jim Graves.
Hobbies: Singing, pretending to play guitar. I love surfing, snorkeling, camping, working out, yoga, avid animal lover.. I feel like I’m filling out a profile for a dating website. Oh and I enjoy long walks on the beach, really I do.
A Little Something About You: Born in Boise, Idaho. Singing in Choirs throughout my entire educational career. Relocated to California trading the mountains for the ocean, and loving it.
Best Part of Being an Esquire: Working with such talented people is a constant inspiration and daily motivation.