Donald is a singer/songwriter and recording artist based out of Charleston, SC. His previous bands include the popular Celtic rock band Loch Ness Johnny as well as a founding member of American Gun. Donald’s combination of strong vocals and honest songwriting has made him a popular draw in the region. Throughout his career Donald has had the privilege to have performed with such acts as Drivin’N’Cryin, Lucero, Shooter Jennings, The Avett Brothers and Cracker. Having recently located to Charleston SC, Donald continues to tour and perform both as a solo artist and with his band The Blacksmiths, including the talents of Jason Buchannan, Chris Lawther, Kevin Petitt, and Stan Gardner.
http://www.donmerckleandtheblacksmiths.com
http://www.facebook.com/DonMerckle

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