Dan "Daddy Squeeze" Newton is a Nebraska native who currently resides in St Paul, MN. He spends his time entertaining audiences of all ages at both concerts and dances in a wide variety of venues. Dan also does studio work and has produced over 20 albums of accordion- oriented music. He has appeared on recordings by The Proclaimers, Son Volt, Prudence Johnson, Garrison Keillor, Peter Ostroushko, Pat Donohue, and many others. Dan has been a frequent guest on Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion, and has performed solo, or with the Cafe Accordion Orchestra across the US and in Europe.