|BOBBY DEAN ~||
Joined Jun 18 2010
China Spring, Texas
The Pankonien Family
PANKY TONK MUSIC
Bobby Dean has been professionally performing for more than 15 years. A musician, singer/songwriter, Bobby attended McLennan Community College's Commercial Music Program in Waco, Texas. During Bobby's enrollment and afterwards for eight years Bobby organized and booked his own band “The Timeless Country Band” receiving revues and rewards for his efforts. He was also named "Country Band of the Year" by the Music Association of Central Texas in 2006.
In the beginning of 2007, Bobby was the lead singer with “The Plumb Country Band (A working TEXAS DANCE BAND for over 20 yrs.) and opened for many major acts, such as Gene Watson, Asleep at the Wheel, and T.G. Shepherd to name a few.
Bobby has shared the stage with some of the greats.
Icons such as: Johnny Gimble, Rex Allen, Jr. , Earl Cark, Pretty Miss Norma Jean, Curtis Potter, Durwood Strube, Tony Boothe, Tommy Hooker, Darrell McCall and many others
In 2010 in Nashville, TN, Bobby met with the folks from "Pretty World Records", (www.prettyworldrecords.com) and soon after was signed to their label. In July of 2010, Bobby's first single "Enough To Leave" was released by Pretty World Records. Within 6 weeks it made its debut on the "Indie World Chart", where it would spend 16 weeks and climb to the #15 spot before its decline. On July 15th of 2011 Bobby’s 2nd single was released by the same label. The Title of the new single, "Let Me Love You", and everyone has expected great things with the song and has heard numerous air plays.
Bobby commutes to Nashville, Tennessee and for the last 10 years, promotes his own songwriting efforts, writing for, and with various artist and songwriters, and publishers in the music business.
Some of the folks Bobby has written with and associated with would be: Vern Gosdin, Hank Cochran, Red Lane, and Sonny Tillis. Bobby also has many published works with Mel Tillis' "Little Dimple Music Publishing". You can find him often in Branson, Missouri at the “God and Country Theatre”.
Bobby also continues to perform in Texas with his band "Bobby Dean & Timeless Country". You are sure to enjoy his great traditional country sound. Bobby Dean IS COUNTRY!!!