Of Mice and Dan was the ninth episode of Season 8 of Roseanne, also the 182nd overall series episode. It was written by Bob Nickman and was directed by Gail Mancuso. It originally aired on ABC-TV on November 28, 1995.
Dan is regretful and depressed when his old band comes to town to play a gig. Roseanne talks the band mates into giving Dan a chance onstage, which he enjoys to the fullest. John Popper from the band Blues Traveler guest stars as Dan's old band mate, Stingray Wilson.