End of You & Me
Birth Date: June 13, 1977 Status: Single Birthplace/hometown: Staten Island, NY Current residence: Staten Island, NY Musical beginnings: Father, Dan Sofia a drummer for the band "The Rondells", who recorded a record and had television appearances in the mid 60's as well as playing the famous "Café WHA" in the village of New York City before being dismantled due to the Vietnam war, had his son playing the drums at the age of 5. Dan Sofia Jr. played in several bands in the New York area as a drummer, mostly with cousins Joey and Michael Figgianni and credits them for giving him his first guitar and playing major roles in influencing him to write his own songs. The cousins eventually broke up and went there separate ways in music. Dan had not played a chord on guitar; at this point he found a new musical love in the form of impersonating Frank Sinatra. He began singing in a few small restaurants, weddings and mostly doing private performances for some close friends. At the age of 25 Dan decided he wanted to try playing guitar after seeing a performance on C.M.T by Gary Allen and almost immediately was writing songs. In 2004 he was invited to perform at the New York International Music and Film Festival. Now in 2006we have the release of his debut album.