Multi award winning performer, Darren Coggan is one of Australia's most exciting and diverse artists, a masterful storyteller with a knack of weaving fascinating and perceptive tales through his songs. His new album offering The Wide Horizon encapsulates Darren at his very best, a spirited ride through a landscape that is uniquely Australian, unmistakeably Darren Coggan and dominated the 2017 Australian Independent Country Music Awards, taking home three coveted awards; 'Single Of The Year', 'Male Vocalist Of The Year' and 'Album Of The Year'.
Darren has been equally as comfortable in musicals, having toured Australia extensively playing roles in Grease - The Mega Musical, Happy Days - The Arena Mega Musical, Shout - The Musical Of The Wild One, and Darren's own critically acclaimed production, Peace Train - The Cat Stevens Story, which has inspired audiences in the most prestigious theatres around the world, including sell out seasons at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall. In September 2017, Darren performed 'Peace Train' to standing ovations across the United Kingdom on 18 of the worlds grandest stages, including the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic & Manchester Bridgewater Hall.
"It was the boy from Wagga Wagga, Darren Coggan, who emerged as the evening's king of hearts. Coggan has a fresh, powerful, expressive voice, and he just oozed style." The Australian.