Dean has played literally thousands of gigs throughout Asia, the Middle East, the U.K. and Australia, touring with original bands and as a Session Musician on Bass and vocals. He was the Bassist for ERIC MARTIN from "Mr. Big" back in 2007, touring Australia and playing all those insane Billy Sheehan lines! Dean co-founded the original Progressive Metal/Fusion bands, "Xtreme Measures" and "Titanium", co-wrote and performed with the Electronica outfit, "Xistance" and "Wild Audio Society" and has played on countless sessions
Bass player for: Eric Martin (Aus Tour), Bernardo Soler's Solead Q, Tash Melody, Storm Front, Xtreme Measures, Titanium, Cyrup, Xistance, The Dave Hargreaves Project, Luthor, Eclectic Ladyland, The Syrup Trio, Superkatz, Road Hog, Riff Raff, Superfreakz, Shades Band, Diesel Band and more...
Dean endorses: VALETON FX, ESP/LTD BASSES, DSL STRAPS, C&C CASES and PJB Amps and Cabs "I was the Bassist for ERIC MARTIN from "Mr. Big" back in 2007 when I toured Australia with him, playing Billy Sheehan's crazy bass-lines. I have also played as guest with Jimi Hocking from the "Screaming Jets" and continued touring and playing up to 6 nights a week in China, Vietnam, UAE, UK, Australia, Korea, Singapore, Cyprus, Oman, and Bahrain. I studied Jazz at Box Hill Music College in Melbourne, graduating with high distinctions and gaining my Diploma in Music Performance. Recently (Oct-Nov 2018) myself and Bernardo Soler opened for Igor Saavedra (Chilean 8 String Bass Guru) on his Australian tour. I continue to experiment with flamenco, jazz, fusion and rock every day. I look forward very much to using the ultra-versatile VALETON FX exclusively, whether it's teaching, live on any stage or for studio recordings. It will be an honour for me to promote VALETON FX here, down-under in Oz and on all my travels!”
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