Daytona Local Talent
(featuring Dan Whalen)
Coastal Vibe was founded when guitarist and local open mic host Dan Whalen heard Ashley Young sing for the first time at his open mic show and immediately asked Miss Young to form this new band.
Ashley composes much of her own music and her song writing skills are breath taking. She possess an uncanny sense of timing, coupled with perfect pitch and mesmerizes her fans from the moment she hits the stage.
Dan Whalen is also a song writer and some of his original songs been featured on local radio stations in Orlando and Daytona Beach. His band "F-18" played the big stage at the grand opening of The Coliseum night club in the early '90's https://youtu.be/eTG_WptFnds and toured A-Circuit clubs throughout New England.
Scott Bauer is a Sony recording artist having played with international sensation "Lucy's Fur Coat" touring with bands such as "Green Day".
Dave Whalen is a talented bassist who has not only mastered the bass guitar but is a boutique tube amp builder and builds custom guitars!