About Danny Dean

Danny Dean (Danny Dean Phillips, Danny Phillips) is an American musician, singer- songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He is best known as the lead vocalist,  principal songwriter, and guitarist of the hardcore punk band Anti and DIY punk label  New Underground Records, which Danny Dean co-founded with the late Gary Kail at the  height of South Bay California's hardcore punk scene in the late 1970's. He is also a  guitarist and bass guitarist for the avant-garde band Mood of Defiance pioneering the  2nd generation of punk. Danny Dean achieved commercial success at the golden age of  MTV with a plethora of music videos and nationwide radio rotation to the likes of California's KROQ and 91X, with his post-punk band  Easter, notorious for lineup changes that regularly featured Mike Ness early Social  Distortion and a late Brent Liles early Social Distortion and post-Easter Agent Orange  fame. He is eminent for instigating Neo-Rockabilly with his band Danny Dean and the  Homewreckers and his modern 80's twist on vintage rock and roll throughout the Pre- Nascent Rockabilly Revival and the Neo-Swing Revival, Opening up for and touring with  established acts like The Specials, English Beat, Big Bad Voodo Daddy, Lee Rocker of  the Stray Cats, a Flock of Seagulls, Missing Persons, Berlin, Dramarama, the Blasters,  Reverend Horton Heat, Real Life, and the General Public to name a few. Currently Danny  Dean is involved in many band projects between touring with some pretty big acts he  has also opened a chain of analog recording studios from New York to California.

Danny Dean | Instagram

  • #dannydeanandthehomewreckers live #yosttheater #orangecounty #bobcrail #roryjustice #jackdebaun  #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly
    #dannydeanandthehomewreckers live #yosttheater #orangecounty #bobcrail #roryjustice #jackdebaun #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly
  • Thank you Hot Rod Trio 
Photo Ginger -  What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with, Kid Ramos, Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
    Thank you Hot Rod Trio Photo Ginger - What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with, Kid Ramos, Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
  • Thank you Hot Rod Trio 
Photo Ginger - What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with two of my heroes, Kid Ramos , Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
    Thank you Hot Rod Trio Photo Ginger - What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with two of my heroes, Kid Ramos , Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
  • Thank you Hot Rod Trio 
Photo Buddy - What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with two of my heroes, Kid Ramos , Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
    Thank you Hot Rod Trio Photo Buddy - What a night !!! Thank you #Gretsch guitars ! Man what a night got to play with two of my heroes, Kid Ramos , Willie J Campbell , and of course Danny Dean & John Spazz Hatton , and that cool cat the Rockabilly Kid !!! #hotrodtrio #dannydean #johnspazzhatton #rockbillykid #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly #kidramos #williejcampbell #namm #namm2016 #originalmikes #thenammahow
  • The Blasters w/ special guests Sun Demons, Big Sandy, Danny Dean, and The Honeydrops

http://www.selloutevents.com/event/1062975-blasters-santa-ana/

#theblasters #sundemons #bigsandy #dannydean #thehoneydrops #selloutevents #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #rockabillystyle #neorockabilly #rockabilly
    The Blasters w/ special guests Sun Demons, Big Sandy, Danny Dean, and The Honeydrops http://www.selloutevents.com/event/1062975-blasters-santa-ana/ #theblasters #sundemons #bigsandy #dannydean #thehoneydrops #selloutevents #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #rockabillystyle #neorockabilly #rockabilly
  • Jimmy & the Mustangs, The Rockin Rebels, The Hot Rod Trio w/ Danny Dean, 26022 Cape Dr unit C, Laguna Niguel, Ca #jimmyandthemustangs #hotrodtrio #dannydean 
Karman Bar in Laguna Niguel (South OC) Hot Rod Trio , Rockin Rebels ( kings of 80's so-cal Rockabilly ) with their hit Let's Bop " and from Austin TX - Jimmy & the Mustangs !!! Danny Dean will be our special guest ! Doors will open at 8:00 Free raffle ticket with $10.00 paid admission from 8:00 to 9:00 only !!! Gretsch guitar give away , Gretsch t-shirts , CDs, and other cool stuff !!! This show will sell out !!! Early arrival a must !!!
#rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly #rockabilly #gretsch #gretschguitar
    Jimmy & the Mustangs, The Rockin Rebels, The Hot Rod Trio w/ Danny Dean, 26022 Cape Dr unit C, Laguna Niguel, Ca #jimmyandthemustangs #hotrodtrio #dannydean Karman Bar in Laguna Niguel (South OC) Hot Rod Trio , Rockin Rebels ( kings of 80's so-cal Rockabilly ) with their hit Let's Bop " and from Austin TX - Jimmy & the Mustangs !!! Danny Dean will be our special guest ! Doors will open at 8:00 Free raffle ticket with $10.00 paid admission from 8:00 to 9:00 only !!! Gretsch guitar give away , Gretsch t-shirts , CDs, and other cool stuff !!! This show will sell out !!! Early arrival a must !!! #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly #rockabilly #gretsch #gretschguitar
  • Repost 🎸Got a lesson on how its done 😸#jamming @massakeen 🎸 thank you for posting this. #tbt to about a month ago - Playing a little #rockabilly with some #punkveteran #punkhistory #southbaypunkrock #southbaypunk #punkrocklife 🎶#dannydean
    Repost 🎸Got a lesson on how its done 😸#jamming @massakeen 🎸 thank you for posting this. #tbt to about a month ago - Playing a little #rockabilly with some #punkveteran #punkhistory #southbaypunkrock #southbaypunk #punkrocklife 🎶#dannydean
  • #lakehavasurockabillyreunion #lakehavasu #dannyDean #dannydeanrocks #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #dannydeanandtherockabillylovers #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly
    #lakehavasurockabillyreunion #lakehavasu #dannyDean #dannydeanrocks #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #dannydeanandtherockabillylovers #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #rockabillymusic #neorockabilly
  • #gretschguitar #gretsch #twangorama #dannydean #dannydeanrocks #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #dannydeanandtherockabillylovers #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly #namm #namm2016 #psycobilly
    #gretschguitar #gretsch #twangorama #dannydean #dannydeanrocks #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #dannydeanandtherockabillylovers #rockabilly #rockabillymusic #rockabillyband #neorockabilly #namm #namm2016 #psycobilly
  • By @laundryroomrecording "Operation archive successful! Easter/Anti circa 1980 transferred for mastering. Celebration by Billy Idol-ing on this nice API. #ampex#analogtapemachine#billyidol#billyidoling" via @PhotoRepost_app #easterband #easter #postpunk #dannyDean
    By @laundryroomrecording "Operation archive successful! Easter/Anti circa 1980 transferred for mastering. Celebration by Billy Idol-ing on this nice API. #ampex#analogtapemachine#billyidol#billyidoling" via @PhotoRepost_app #easterband #easter #postpunk #dannyDean
  • By @laundryroomrecording "Archiving some tapes recorded and mixed in the 80's. Band called Easter for my good friend @dannydeanrocks  It's 1983. So you know where your analog is? #laundryroomrecording#laundryroomrecordingstudio#recordingstudio#audio#audioengineer#protools#quadeightelectronics#quadeightcoronado#vintageanalog#vintage#analogrecoring#cdduplication#otari#otarimx80#2inchtape#24track#multitrack" via @PhotoRepost_app #easterband #easter #postpunk
    By @laundryroomrecording "Archiving some tapes recorded and mixed in the 80's. Band called Easter for my good friend @dannydeanrocks It's 1983. So you know where your analog is? #laundryroomrecording#laundryroomrecordingstudio#recordingstudio#audio#audioengineer#protools#quadeightelectronics#quadeightcoronado#vintageanalog#vintage#analogrecoring#cdduplication#otari#otarimx80#2inchtape#24track#multitrack" via @PhotoRepost_app #easterband #easter #postpunk
  • It's that time to plan ahead for the LARGEST ROCKABILLY EVENT in Arizona. Avoid the lines and get your pre sale tickets at a discounted rate at www.lakehavasurockabillyreunion.com #rockabillyreunion #lakehavasu #largestmusicfestivalinarizona #ratrod #music #rockfestivals #carshow #pinups #dannyDean #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #neorockabilly
    It's that time to plan ahead for the LARGEST ROCKABILLY EVENT in Arizona. Avoid the lines and get your pre sale tickets at a discounted rate at www.lakehavasurockabillyreunion.com #rockabillyreunion #lakehavasu #largestmusicfestivalinarizona #ratrod #music #rockfestivals #carshow #pinups #dannyDean #dannydeanandthehomewreckers #neorockabilly
  • He did not make to veteran status but more needs to be done to protect our vets and PTSD #ptsdawareness for our #veterans #veteransday 
RIP MAY YOU NEVER BE FORGOTTEN. 
This is my wife's little brother, Pete he served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Brownsville, Texas. SSGT. Pete P. Joined the U.S. Army in October 2002. He was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg. N.C. He was an electronic warfare noncommissioned officer, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment. He had been deployed several times to Iraq and Afghanistan. He was awarded the Meritorious Service medal, NATO medal, Army Commendation medal, Army Service medal, Army Good Conduct medal, National Defense Service medal, Iraq Campaign medal, Global War on Terrorism Service medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development ribbon, Army Service ribbon, and the Parachutist badge.
    He did not make to veteran status but more needs to be done to protect our vets and PTSD #ptsdawareness for our #veterans #veteransday RIP MAY YOU NEVER BE FORGOTTEN. This is my wife's little brother, Pete he served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Brownsville, Texas. SSGT. Pete P. Joined the U.S. Army in October 2002. He was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg. N.C. He was an electronic warfare noncommissioned officer, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment. He had been deployed several times to Iraq and Afghanistan. He was awarded the Meritorious Service medal, NATO medal, Army Commendation medal, Army Service medal, Army Good Conduct medal, National Defense Service medal, Iraq Campaign medal, Global War on Terrorism Service medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development ribbon, Army Service ribbon, and the Parachutist badge.
  • Thank you to our Veterans for all your service. Much love to you and your loved ones. #veteransday #veterans
    Thank you to our Veterans for all your service. Much love to you and your loved ones. #veteransday #veterans
  • The pig when he gets older #boreshead
    The pig when he gets older #boreshead
http://instagram.com/dannydeanrocks

Return

Exclusive Download

Pretty In Pink
Danny Dean covers The Psychedelic Furs

1332916972389-7122680491-l

Calendar

Danny Dean | Social Media