Voting member of the Recording Academy (Grammy Awards) and the Americana Music Association

"...That is a truly amazing work of art you've shared with the world.  It's quite moving and touching. ..."  (about the "Lift You Up" video.)


Dean Richard plays an energetic and danceable variety of classic rock and old soul music. He plays music by artists such as Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, the Blues Brothers, as well as Motown classics and Soul music,  and some Country songs. Dean is an experienced performer, songwriter, and musician, and a veteran of Milwaukee's Booze Brothers. Dean has recorded and produced four albums of his original songs, and has done several music videos. Some of his videos are below. 

I have made the difficult decision to cancel all indoor shows for the next few months, but I will do outdoor shows as they are booked. The calendar changes often, so please check before assuming a show is still scheduled. 

Upcoming Shows (weather permitting):

Sunday, August 9th, w/Julie Thompson at Sports Dock in Pewaukee from 2-6 PM

Tuesday, August 11th, von Rothenburg Bier Garten in Germantown from 5-8 PM

Sunday, August 16th, Stoll's Olde 109 in Lebanon from 1-5 PM

Click here to see the updated calendar


Also, please check out my videos below. And you can listen to all of my songs (full length) here: /cds

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For bookings, please check the Contact page: Bookings.

I recently finished my 4th CD, "High". To listen, and for info on all CDs: the CDs 

Music Videos: Enjoy music videos of some of the songs off the CDs I have recorded over the past few years.