Daniel Ahearn is a American singer/songwriter. In 2001 he formed the band ill lit in Brooklyn. The band relocated to LA in 2002. ill lit released 'WACMusic', 'I Need you' and 'Tom Cruise'. In 2008, Daniel began recording under his own name. He produced the ambient electronic record 'Readings from Wheeling Motel' featuring the poetry of Franz Wright in 2009. Daniel cites Franz as a major influence.