“Once you’ve heard her faintly twangy voice — it’s nearly impossible to forget.”
-Preston Jones, Star Telegram
“…You ain’t never heard country music like this before.”
-Ben Ryan, 95.9 The Ranch
-Baron Lane, Twang Nation.com
“She has a real soulful, country sound. She puts on an amazing live performance. She’s a really good songwriter, and she connects to both men and women.”
-Shayne Hollinger, 95.9 The Ranch
Summer Dean is as authentic as they come. Recently nominated by Ameripolitan Music Awards as Outlaw Female of the year, Summer can put on a live performance like no other….from sharing the stage with legendary greats such as Dale Watson, to making her SXSW debut this year in Austin. She has raw lyrics, a bare-boned and honest voice, and an approachable confidence evident on any stage…she puts on a heck of a show!
Summer has released her debut EP album, Unladylike, and is working for her next full-length album to release in 2019. She and her band play numerous venues around Texas such as the legendary Luckenbach dancehall to the Kessler Theater in Dallas, while establishing a firm-foothold in the thriving music scene of Fort Worth.
Summer has opened for buzzy Americana and Country artist like Dale Watson, Gary P. Nunn, Sam Outlaw, Max Stalling, Lindi Ortega, The Cactus Blossoms, Cody Canada, Mike and the Moonpies, The Derailers and more.
-Chosen as one of DFW’s “ten artist you need to know, deserving to follow Leon Bridges up the charts in 2016
-One of the Five Artist on the Rise in 2017.
-Nominated for 2016 Fort Worth Music Award in the Americana/Roots Rock category
-Nominated for 2017 Fort Worth Music Award for best Country & Western Arist and EP of the Year
–Ameripolitan 2018 and 2019 Nominee for Outlaw Female of the Year