“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 released her debut EP album, Unladylike, in the Summer of 2016. She is working with Niles City Sound, the outfit that brought us Leon Brides, for her next full-length album. She also plays numerous venues around Texas and has established 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