“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 authentic as they come. Hitting the scene at a turning point in country music and undefined genres, Summer coins her music as AMERI-TONK music. She has a distinctly thoughtful approach to writing music; 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 released her debut EP album, Unladylike, in the Summer of 2016. She also plays numerous venues around Texas while working to establish a firm-foothold in the thriving music scene of Fort Worth.
Summer has opened for buzzy Americana and Country artist like Dale Watson, Sam Outlaw, Lindi Ortega, The Cactus Blossoms, Randy Brown, Dawn & Hawkes, Cody Canada, Mike and the Moonpies, and The Derailers.
-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 Nominee for Outlaw Female of the Year