Summer Tour Announced

May 2, 2011
Dana-Marie will be going on tour throughout BC and Albera in July 2011.  She'll be accompanied by Tim Bartsch on Cello and Tanya Maria on Keys/Synth/Background Vocals.  Shows in Ashcroft, Prince George, Wells, Kamloops and Grand Forks are currently confirmed, with several towns to be added shortly.  Keep an eye on Dana-Marie's Gig Calendar for details.

Live at Trees Organic Coffeehouse Thursday May 5th

April 20, 2011
Dana-Marie will be performing accompanied by Tim Bartsch on Cello and Tanya Maria on Keys/Synth/Background Vocals at Trees Organic Coffeehouse (450 Granville) on Thursday May 5th at 8pm.  On the set list is Unkind, Lost All Meaning, The Struggle to Forgive, Fallen, Nothing Can Beat This, Gotta, and a cover of Sweet Dreams.

Live at Ceilis Irish Pub Thursday April 28

April 15, 2011
Catch Dana-Marie, Tim and Tanya live at Ceilis Irish Pub on Thursday April 28th, 2011 following the hockey game.

Keys and Background Vocalist joins the band!

Feb 5, 2011
Dana-Marie is pleased to welcome Tanya Maria to the band as Background Vocalist and Piano, Keys/Synth player.  Just wait until you hear their voices blending together in stunning harmony.  Excited?

'Gotta' to be included on compilation CD

Feb 2, 2011
Dana-Marie's song Gotta was selected for the compilation CD Metamorphosis!
Metamorphosis is a compilation CD featuring various Canadian and international artists who contributed songs. This compilation spans mixed genres pop, rock, indie and alternative. Proceeds to benefit The Beauty Night Society. Metamorphosis means evolution, and Beauty Night strives for the same by changing the world, one life-makeover at a time. Be the first one to buy this album by doing so you are taking part in making a huge difference in someone’s life. For more information about Beauty Night Society please go to:

Live Video posted of Dana-Marie on CJSF 90.1FM Jan 25, 2011

Feb 1, 2011
Live on CJSF 90.1 FM Melodies in Mind - Jan 25, 2011
Dana-Marie Battaglia performs live-to-air on CJSF 90.1's 'Melodies in Mind' hosted by Ryan Fletcher on Jan 25, 2011. Accompaniment: Tim Bartsch on Cello, Brad Laviolette on Bass, John Macarthur Ellis on Electric Guitar.


Dana-Marie welcomes new bandmates

Jan 20, 2011
Dana-Marie is pleased to welcome Bass player Brad Laviolette and Cellist/Pianist Timothy Bartsch to her growing ensemble!  Dana-Marie is currently spending her days notating sheet music for the arrangements she composed on the album, while making some tweaks here and there to ensure it will sound great in a live setting.  Practices are getting closer and closer to recreating the ginormous and beautiful soundscapes on the upcoming album.  Stay tuned!

Catch Dana-Marie live on CJSF 90.1FM Tuesday Jan 25

Jan 17, 2011
Hear for the very first time, Dana-Marie joined by her new Bass player, Cellist and a special guest guitarist, on the Melodies in Mind radio show on Tuesday January 25 at 7pm. Listen on CJSF 90.1 FM or tune in online at Get more details on the show itself at

Dana-Marie voted Best Local Musician!

October 29, 2010
Dana-Marie was voted Best Local Musician in the The Chief's Reader's Choice Awards.

New Music Video Coming Soon!

October 12, 2010

Production on the music video for 'The Struggle to Forgive' took place over the summer.  Link will be posted soon!

Album in the Mixing Stages

Sept 30, 2010
Dana-Marie is currently at Nashcroft Productions alongside John Ellis mixing her album!  It's getting closer, oh so much closer!  Dana-Marie Vlogged all about it, check it out on the Vlogs page.

Dana-Marie performs for thousands at the Olympics

Feb 28, 2010
Dana-Marie performed for spectators from all around the world at the 2010 Winter Olympics.  She entertained over 6000 spectators at Whsitler Olympic Park, as well as in the Town Plaza in Whistler Village; she shared her soul through her original music with Olympic Athletes in their village in Whistler; and she graced the stages of the Whistler and Squamish Olympic Torch Relay Ceremonies.  Check out these photos of her recent adventures!


Feb 18, 2010 - Performing at Whistler Olympic Park.
Photo By Sebastian Kremer


Feb 18, 2010 - Performing at Whistler Olympic Park


Feb 19, 2010 - Dana-Marie chills with her favourite Olympic Mascot Quatchi at Whistler Olympic Park


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