Dan Coy began actively playing in Atlanta in the mid 1970's with bands like
Blessed Relief, Windows, Unit Structure and Polydor recording artists, Early
In the 1980's the Dan Coy Band was formed and began performing regularly at
the Cafe 290, Claude's, Club 131, The Point, RCI Cafe and Fat Tuesdays.
Creative Loafing readers voted the Dan Coy Band best Jazz band in Atlanta
several years in a row. Meanwhile Dan concurrently performed and recorded
with other local bands such as Kodac Harrison, Stephanie Pettis, Berné
Poliakoff, Stephen Charles, Fonda Fiengold and Vertex T