Danny John grew up in Canberra Australia, he first picked up a Guitar at the age of Eight. Self taught and After the basic musical education that Danny received at Secondary School he decided it was time to take his music to the stage.
At the musicians institute Danny soon earned a reputation of being one of the top players.
A tenure at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood saw Danny study under and play with the likes of Brett Garsed, Mike Stern, Scott Henderson, Alan Hinds, Steve Dudas, Ray Luzier, Steve Trovato, Daniel Gilbert, Gary Willis, Art Renshaw.
Fusion Mafiosi was formed in 2016
Fusion mafiosi is the first collaborative project by the members of Danny John Trio, Danny John, James Dennett, Marcos Gil, and friends, Justin Defreece (Guitar), Derek Sherinian (Keyboards).
Awards and spent a few days and some late nights meeting rap, R&B and kuduro superstars from across Africa: names like Banky W, Fally Ipupa, Daddy Owen, Cabo Snoop and Radio & Weasel, from Angola to Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo and beyond, all huge stars in their own countries, selling truckloads of records despite rampant piracy and a rickety music industry. These guys are kind of the Jay Zs and Snoops of Africa, basically.