The Elephant Collective is a production house, artist development agency and music media platform.  We offer production, collaborative songwriting, and personalized coaching services focused on career growth for musicians.

Elephant Collective is brought to you by the founder of Elephant Revival, Dango Rose. Having established a seven figure band, toured for 17+ years, and accumulated millions of streamed tracks on Spotify, Dango Rose draws from his expertise to create a platform to empower artists.

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"Where Words Fail... Music Speaks"

Our Process




Free Strategy Session

Design Custom Approach

 Growth & Acceleration 

On your free 30 minute strategy call, our goal is to get to know you. We want to know what inspires you and what your goals are, and how we can help you to reach them!

No two creative journeys are the same.  Once we understand your personal goals and aspirations, we will tailor a program suited specifically to your personal needs.

Impact.  Fast track your musical career.  Achieve Results.  Produce tracks, gain access to the Elephant Collective community, and have the opportunity to possibly have your music debuted alongside Elephant Collective artists. 

We leverage what's actually working. 

As technology advances, media platforms and distribution networks are evolving at breakneck speed. Elephant Collective is dedicated to being your guide in this ever changing world. 

We Honor What’s Real & Authentic.

We celebrate the collaborative spirit. 

At the Elephant Collective, the artist retains their creative voice, while honoring the old adage that the power of the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Through the spirit of collaboration, we illuminate the path forward for the contemporary artist.

Here's Why Elephant Collective is Different From every production house out there.

We are grounded in our mission to honor the music and to serve the song. 


Do you and/or your band have a great song? Are you ready for the studio? Are you overwhelmed with the process and logistics of recording? We can provide the strategies to streamline the process and save you money, while providing you the space and giving you full permission to reach and achieve your creative goals. 

Artist Devlopment 

We offer insight and guidance to help you follow your path as a professional musician.  Focusing on your unique and dynamic gifts, we hone in on what it will take for you to succeed in an ever-changing musical landscape.  



Do you have a great melody but struggle to find the chords to support it? Are your lyrics amazing, but need some melodic chiseling? Have you been able to confidently, take it to the bridge?  Are your arrangements close but not quite there yet? We can accentuate the positives and achieve the results you seek.


Are you having a hard time discerning the next steps on your creative path?  Is resistance getting in the way of achieving your aims?  After years of experience in Men's Leadership Work, Dango Rose is now offering his guidance and to share his experience with you.  Book a strategy call below. 

Book The Elephant Collective for headlining festivals, theater stages as well as more intimate listening rooms. Each showcase is curated by Dango Rose, and includes members of Elephant Revival alongside featured songwriters and members of the Elephant Collective session musician crew. Features include Boulder International Film Festival, Longmont Oktoberfest, The Fox Theater, The Caribou Room, and others. 

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What Our Clients Are Saying

"When Dango reached out to me, and mentioned this new idea, The Elephant Collective, I was thrilled. Dango is a seasoned musician and a creative force. It was very easy for me to say, “yes”, immediately.

When I arrived to the studio for the first time, I was made to feel comfortable instantly. I knew I was a part of something special. The energy in the room itself is warm, cozy, and welcoming. After settling in, we got straight into pre-production. Evan Reeves and Dango Rose have a great sensibility and feel for many different styles of music. Those gifts were immediately evident as we began to work on my song. They communicated well, were patient and attentive with me, and added some lovely nuance to the song. I’m so happy with the way it has turned out. I will be recording my entire EP at the EC studio this winter.

As a result of working with Dango, I have met, interacted, and worked with some great people who have a passion for music. Everyone Dango brings into the EC has something very different to offer. It’s such an eclectic and talented group. I leave every session inspired, and hungry for more. I’m meeting musicians and people in the industry that will be lifetime associates and friends. I’m learning and playing new styles of music. I’m entering in to a genuine, loving community. I’m grateful for Dango and the Elephant collective."

Jonny Miller

“Working with Dango, Evan and The Elephant Collective on the track Red, Yellow, Gold and Green was a creatively enriching and enlivening experience. They took a simple song and teased out a whole world within its story, using their finely tuned musical sensitivity and complimenting it with their adept musical and production skills. They stayed true to the essence of the piece and helped bring it to life with composition that is both bold and subtle, each note perfectly placed. A joyous collaboration!”


“I had the pleasure of working with Dango Rose and Evan Reeves to record my song “Happy Ever After” in the highly pro yet cozy lair of the Elephant Collective. Even though I was nervous about recording a new (to me) type of song, the two of them were all kinds of helpful throughout the process, gave great feedback, and had all the right gear and knowledge for the job. It was an entirely satisfying experience and I’m already looking forward to the next time.”

Emily Yates

Featured Session Players 

Dango Rose

Bridget Law 

Producer, Upright & Electric Bass, Mandolin, Banjo, Tenor Guitar, Casio SK-1

Violin & Fiddle

Charlie Rose

Pedal Steel, Electric Guitar, Banjo

Eric Moon

Piano , Keyboard, Accordion


Phil Norman

String & Horn Arrangements,


Evan Reeves

Producer, Guitar, Banjo,  &

Casio SK-1

Enion Pelta-Tiller

Violin, Viola & Arranger

Josh Raymer

Drums & Percussion

Darren Garvey

Drums & Percussion

David Hinojosa


Richard Vagner

Violin & Ableton

Sage Cook

Banjo & Electric Guitar

Schedule your call

 Are you ready to take the next step to further your musical career?

We work with the best of the best. Schedule your free 30-minute-consultation call, to explore Elephant Collective.



Dango stars in a satirical web mini series where he is faced with the incurable disease - #Hiatus.  Dango and his cat must navigate the ins and outs of the love-you-and-leave-you music industry in search for the meaning of life. 

Featured Project

Watch The Pilot Here!

Elephant Collective Podcast

Join Dango Rose and guest co-hosts on the Elephant Collective Podcast, "Story Behind the Song."  

Jules Schroeder

Jules Schroeder came to us with a rough demo of a song and an idea to make an EP.  After taking her through several song-writing sessions, pre-production, coaching, and recording we created a 4-song EP.  Below you can listen to the work we created together.

"I am blown away by the level of professionalism, innovation, and talent in the Elephant Collective. Both Evan and Dango have a unique ability to take an idea or concept and turn it into a full blown production. When I came to Elephant Collective, I just had songs that I had written on piano that sounded good, although they were missing key chord arrangements and other important pieces. While working together, Dango drew on his years of experiences to take my sketches and turn them into beautiful arrangements, tightening up the lyrics and the structure and ultimately coming up with something epic."

- Jules Schroeder



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