Daniel Lanois

Daniel Lanois

 

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Daniel Roland Lanois (/lænˈwɑː/ lan-WAH;[1] born September 19, 1951) is a Canadian record producer, guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter.

Lanois has released several albums of his own work. However, he is best known for producing albums for a wide variety of artists, including Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Peter Gabriel, Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, and Brandon Flowers. Lanois also collaborated with Brian Eno: most famously on producing several albums for U2, including the multi-platinum The Joshua Tree and Achtung Baby. Three albums produced or co-produced by Lanois have won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Four other albums received Grammy nominations.

Lanois wrote and performed the music for Billy Bob Thornton's film Sling Blade (1996).

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Sling Blade
 
Sling Blade is a 1996 American drama film set in rural Arkansas, written and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, who also stars in the lead role.
Acadie
 
Acadie is the debut album by record producer and singer-songwriter Daniel Lanois.
For the Beauty of Wynona
 
For the Beauty of Wynona is the second album by Canadian songwriter and record producer Daniel Lanois.
Shine
 
Shine is a 2003 (see 2003 in music) album by songwriter and record producer Daniel Lanois.

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Popular Albums13

Album Appearances & References35

Popular Songs2

Musical Groups1

Films1

Minor Film Appearances & References2

Minor Musical Appearances & References1

Book References & Influences2

Collaborators & Influencers14

Other Music-Related Relationships20

Awards & Nominations3

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Videos34

Spotify - Albums & Singles20

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles13

Daniel Lanois explores his roots
  –  November 10, 2017
Daniel Lanois, the renowned producer of landmark albums by the likes of Bob Dylan and U2, will be returning to his musical roots on this month’s Time On tour of Quebec and Ontario. Lynn Saxberg spoke to the celebrated singer-songwriter-musician about the ...
Daniel Lanois explores his roots
  –  November 10, 2017
Daniel Lanois, the renowned producer of landmark albums by the likes of Bob Dylan and U2, will be returning to his musical roots on this month’s Time On tour of Quebec and Ontario. Lynn Saxberg spoke to the celebrated singer-songwriter-musician about the ...
Daniel Lanois explores his roots
  –  November 10, 2017
Daniel Lanois, the renowned producer of landmark albums by the likes of Bob Dylan and U2, will be returning to his musical roots on this month’s Time On tour of Quebec and Ontario. Lynn Saxberg spoke to the celebrated singer-songwriter-musician about the ...
Full Shows Audio: Steve Kimock & Friends Perform In Denver
  –  December 18, 2017
The Satellite City “Orson” came next, followed by a run of covers including Talking Heads’ “This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody),” Little Milton’s “That’s What Love Will Make You Do” and Daniel Lanois’ “The Maker.” One additional c ...
10 Day for Night Acts You're Sure to Love
  –  December 18, 2017
Venetian Snares x Daniel Lanois, Saturday at 9 p.m. Widely credited with popularizing breakcore—a genre of dance music blending kick drums, industrial sounds and uptempo beats—Venetian Snares teams up with acclaimed record producer Daniel Lanois.
Jazz highlights of the week – into the groove
  –  December 16, 2017
Belfast-born drummer Darren Beckett is one of this island’s most exalted musical exports, with recording credits that include producer Daniel Lanois, Lauryn Hill of the Fugees and jazz diva Madeleine Peyroux, not to mention an ongoing creative ...
Nine Inch Nails, Thom Yorke, Solange to headline 2017 Day for Night line-up
  –  December 15, 2017
Black Emperor, Cashmere Cat, Cardi B, Perfume Genius, Sky Ferreira, Gas, En Vogue, Lil B, Of Montreal performing Hissing Fauna You Are The Destroyer, Venetian Snares X Daniel Lanois, Princess Nokia, Kimbra, Mount Kimbie, Corbin, Shlohmo, The Album Leaf ...
Bob Weir Collaborates with John Kadlecik Band at Terrapin Crossroads
  –  December 14, 2017
brought Weir on stage for “Walking Blues” along with a number of tunes from the Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia rotations including “Bertha,” “West L.A. Fadeaway,” “Throwing Stones,” “Touch of Grey” and Daniel Lanois’ “The Maker.”
U2 album shatters a historic Billboard sales record
  –  December 11, 2017
This album also was their first time teaming with producers Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois, collaborators they would work with frequently during the rest of their career. The band toured extensively for “The Unforgettable Fire” and that summer ...
Bono & The Edge sit down with shock jock Howard Stern on SiriusXM
  –  December 8, 2017
Toronto Globe & Mail music journalist Brad Wheeler has been tweeting about the interview he’s just conducted with Daniel Lanois. The Department of Education are to start helping fund the Music Generation project, which U2 and The Ireland Funds have ...
Universal Audio Korg SDD-3000 Digital Delay review
  –  December 7, 2017
The original was largely responsible for one of the most recognisable guitar sounds in the history of rock - the soaring, stadium-filling echoes of U2‘s The Edge - and subsequently found favour with U2 producer Daniel Lanois and electronic music legend ...
Daniel Lanois explores his roots
  –  November 10, 2017
Daniel Lanois, the renowned producer of landmark albums by the likes of Bob Dylan and U2, will be returning to his musical roots on this month’s Time On tour of Quebec and Ontario. Lynn Saxberg spoke to the celebrated singer-songwriter-musician about the ...
Hear Wilco’s previously unreleased song, “Myrna Lee”
  –  November 6, 2017
Plant and his band have also compiled our free CD, which includes tracks by Bert Jansch, Daniel Lanois, Patty Griffin, Thee Oh Sees and more. Elsewhere in the issue, we remember Tom Petty and there are new interviews with REM, Charlotte Gainsbourg ...

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