DeDe and the DayDreams / Bio

DeDe was just awarded the 2016 BEST New Female ARTIST of the YEAR at the Indie Music Channel Awards held at the Clive Davis Theater at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles April 24, 2016! From Houston, DeDe won 2 Albums of the YEAR in 2014, & SONG OF THE YEAR in 2015! DeDe (& The DayDreams Band), also NOMINATED FOR ALBUM of the YEAR, play powerful, High Energy! toe-tapping, Fun & dance-able shows with all HIT COVERS: rock, pop, blues, country, Americana, folk, R & B, singer/songwriter & all-hit Southern & AMERICANA Rock ROOTS style music!

DeDe was also named BEST VOCALIST in 2014 on SingerUniverse.com! DeDe's band plays all the most well-known COVERS: the most requested HIT SONGS from the 60's to the 80's & 90's, plus new hits & some award-winning originals. Our music has memorable hooks, fun syncopated rhythms, strong vocal harmonies, sing-along lyrics, and lots of variety with exciting instrumentation.

VENUES where DeDe & the DayDreams played in 2014 & 2015: House of Blues New Orleans & Houston, SXSW Music Festival-Austin, Houston StreetFest Festival, Light at the LightHouse Festival in Los Angeles, Hotel ICON, Hilton Americas Hotel, Sheraton Houston, Hotel Granduca, The Tasting Room, Vic & Anthony's, NO Jazz Festival, Old Town Spring, Barefoot in the Park, Reliant Stadium, Houston Rodeo Cook-off tents, University of Houston, Rice University Gala, Houston Chamber of Commerce, Houston Business Journal, Westin Galleria, Marriott Houston, and many private corporate events, galas, and wedding receptions.

We play for: WEDDINGS, private parties, COMPANY PARTIES, concerts, shows, FESTIVALS, hotels, clubs & restaurants, church fundraising concerts & many many fundraising GALAS, and in all types of venues both large & small. Message us for a quote, no event or venue too large or too small!

DeDe Wedekind, the band's headliner, is an award-winning singer & songwriter with FOUR critically-acclaimed albums, and her original hit music currently plays all over the US & world on the RADIO. She's been a regular FINALIST in the following Songwriting Contests: 2013 UK Songwriting Contest, 2013 & 2014 International Songwriting Contests, the 2014 Dallas Songwriting Contest, and the 2015 Song of the Year Contest. Hear all DeDe's originals on Reverberation: http://www.Reverbnation.com/DeDeWedekind.

DeDe & the Daydreams play country, pop, blues, and Southern Roots AMERICAN MUSIC: rock'n'roll covers from the 60's to 90's and current hits, along with AWARD-winning originals. Band members: DeDe: Songwriting, keys, ukulele & Vocals; Damien Clark on Lead Guitar/Acoustic, Alan Steinmetz on Percussion & Background Vocals (+ songwriting); &
Dave Krobath on Bass Guitar & BV's; and Larry W. on Male vocals, and AJ Reine on rhythm Guitar and Vocals. We can customize our sound/band for any size and any occasion from 1-2 or 3 to up to 5 or more players- if desired, we also can add another vocalist, keyboard and/or guitar. We will GET YOUR PARTY STARTED & ROCK it into the Night and make everyone dance, we guarantee it! Book DeDe: divaprince@centurylink.net or deborahwedekind1@gmail.com, great discounts & will travel! Tours and references available.

General Info

Band Members
DeDe Wedekind - Vocals/Songwriting, Damien Clark - Electric Guitar, Alan Steinmetz - Percussion, Larry Wedekind - Vocals, Jim Embry - Bass
Artist Name
DeDe and the DayDreams
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Rockabilly / Country Pop-Rock / Americana, Southern Roots, Folk, SingerSongwriter

Contact Info

Houston, TX
Manager, Indie Label Rep/Producer

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