darin larner jr


Darin is a singer/songwriter who plays both acoustic and electric guitar. He has been playing guitar since he was 9 years old, and he began playing in front of crowds at the same age.

Darin has been playing gigs at bars and restaurants around the Lansing/Mid-Michigan area since he was 17. While he performs acoustically for all of his solo gigs, he is the lead vocalist and guitarist for his band “Darin Larner Trio.” You can also see him at times performing with his Fathers band “Hidden Agenda” on lead guitar and vocals. 

Darin has two acoustic guitars. One is an Epiphone - the first guitar he ever had and the one he will keep forever. His second acoustic guitar is a Taylor Guitar, which is the one he plays at his acoustic shows. Darin loves to utilize his RC-300 loop station as well to provide background guitar while kicking out acoustic lead guitar.

Darin also has two electric guitars, both are Fender. He has the Fender Stratocaster and the Fender Telecaster. He plays both of these interchangeably when he's out with his band.

Darin has a variety of pedals for his electric guitars. He has an Ibanez Tube Screamer, Dunlop MC404 CAE Wah, Ernie Ball Volume, Boss Blues Driver, Fulltone OCD Distortion, Boss Noise Suppressor, Boss Digital Delay DD-7, Boss Super Chorus, TC Electronic Hall of Fame 2 Reverb, Electro-Harmonix Attack Decay, Boss Tremolo, MXR Phaser, Keeley Fuzz Bender, Boss Flanger, Boss Compression Sustainer, Qtron Envelope Filter pedal, and a Tuner pedal .

His set list is made up of classic rock, modern rock, blues, Jazz, country, alternative, and 90’s cover songs along with his own originals.

Darin has performed at countless restaurants, bars, clubs, private parties, and festivals. He has a lot of fun doing what he loves to do, and that’s play music. He has the musicianship, he has the fire and the passion. Make sure to take a night to go see him play either solo acoustic or with his band. Be prepared to have a great time. You won’t regret it!  






Darin larner trio



Darin Larner Trio is a variety cover and original band led by Darin Larner Jr that features some of the best talent in the State of Michigan.


Darin Larner Jr - Vocals/Guitar

Chas Millican - Bass/Vocals

Adam Meinerding - Bass/Vocals

Jon Herrmann - Bass/Vocals

Michael Smalley - Bass/Vocals

Jake Zemla - Drums/Vocals

Bob Bryan - Drums

Jeff Shoup - Drums

Zachary Mckinney - Drums