Shawn Eckels has been in a band since age 12 and always had a band. Having grown up in a Navy family, the travel bug was instilled early on. Toured and released 6 albums with, Speakeasy, based out of Springfield, MO, for 15 years from 1998-2012. Currently touring the world and beyond with Andy Frasco & The UN, the band is about to release a new studio album in 2023, along side their endless touring schedule. 2022 saw the band tour the entire US, Europe, and hit some of the country’s biggest festivals and venues such as Bonnaroo, Sea Hear Now, High Sierra Music Festival and so many more. Check out the latest live release from the band, LIVE ON THE ROCKS, from Red Rocks Amphitheater in 2021. Shawn is currently living in Colorado and loving life.
“The DUO works perfectly with my iPad, especially when I set up all my chord charts and lyrics in a set list mode for a gig. You can just fly easily through the tunes and rock!!!” - Shawn Eckels