About Dan Horne, owner of Lone Palm Studio

Dan founded Lone Palm in 2007 with friend & former partner Bobby Rodriguez. Dan runs the studio, working as producer, recording engineer, mixing engineer, and multi-instrumentalist. Currently the bassist in the bands Circles Around The Sun, Cass McCombs, The Skiffle Players, and Grateful Shred, Dan also tours and records with Jonathan Wilson.

Born January 2, 1978, in San Francisco, Dan’s family soon moved to Palo Alto where he grew obsessed with bands like Primus, Metallica, Public Enemy, Johnny Cash, and Bob Marley. After attending Reed College in Portland, Oregon, Dan moved to Los Angeles in 2003 and began playing bass with On The Speakers. That led to a touring gig playing bass with Ben Kweller in 2006. In 2008 he started playing pedal steel with Beachwood Sparks. Starting in 2010, he became a key part of Jonathan Wilson’s recording and touring band. In 2015 he formed The Skiffle Players with Cass McCombs and Neal Casal which led to joining Cass’ solo band touring and recording. Dan is a founding member of Circles Around The Sun and Grateful Dead tribute band Grateful Shred. Dan lives in Echo Park with his wife and two kids. You can check out his entire discography here.

About Lone Palm Studio

Located in Echo Park, Los Angeles, Lone Palm Studio features a range of vintage and custom gear, including a Yamaha PM2000 console, an MCI 24-track 2” tape machine, an EMT 140 plate reverb, and outboard pieces from Ian Sefchick (Magic Death Eye). Artists recorded and/or mixed at Lone Palm include:

Cass McCombs


Graham Nimmons

Lucy Arnell

Jason Roberts



Theo Katzmann






Hot Hot Heat

The Growlers

Caroline Polachek

Winter Flowers

Jesse Kivel

Jr White

Tobias Jesso Jr.

Nuriah Graham