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D. R. Commander

D. R. Commander

Singer Songwriter / Rock / Americana Austin, TX  US
Dead to the World
Dead to the World
The American Dream
The American Dream
Hill Country Rain
Hill Country Rain
The Way We Started
The Way We Started


  • Cd artwork front
    Seven Cities Released on Apr 17, 2013


"The American Dream" - Official Music Video


  • 2014

    Nov 26

    Austin, TX, US | 3:30pm

    Austin Bergstrom Airport, across from Gate 15

  • 2014

    May 8

    Austin, TX, US | 10:15pm

    Brass House presents: Thursday Singer/Songwriter Showcase hosted by Omarr Awake. More details forthcoming.

  • 2014

    Feb 3

    Austin, TX, US | 11:25pm

    Brass House presents: 1st Mondays Singer/Songwriter Showcase hosted by Omarr Awake. 8:30-9:00 Jason Czeizinger https://www.facebook.com/CizeMusic; 9:05-9:35 Robobilly https://www.facebook.com/RobobillyAustin; 9:40-10:10 Chris Keenan; 10:15-10:45 Omarr Awake http://www.omarrawake.com/; 10:50-11:20 Mike Reardon http://www.reverbnation.com/mikereardon; 11:25-Midnight D. R. Commmander http://drcommander.com/

  • 2013

    Dec 31

    Austin, TX, US | 12:00am
  • 2013

    Dec 15

    Austin, TX, US | 6:00pm

    Studio E All-Stars at 6 PM, D. R. Commander at 7:30 PM.


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  • Chelsey (Artist)
    very nice great job I love it
  • Bleach (Artist)
    Glad to be a fan, I look forward to all the great work! Stay blessed!
  • Gary Carpenter (Artist)
    Gary Carpenter
    Great tunes and production ..
  • Fronz Arp (Artist)
    Fronz Arp
    cool tracks DR. Hope its going great for you
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist)
    Outstanding music DR !!! Peace, LCB/jeffrey
  • THE TIME BOMB (Artist)
    Nice tracks man! Greetings from THE TIME BOMB KA-BOOOOOOOM!


  • Publicity photo by Esther Havens
  • w/ Peter Rowan's Twang an' Groove @ Old Settler's Music Fest, 4/20/13 (photo by Jeff Miller)
  • w/ Peter Rowan's Twang an' Groove @ Old Settler's Music Fest, 4/20/13 (photo by Jeff Miller)


Sounds Like: Mark Knopfler & Dire Straits, Bruce Hornsby, Mark Cohn, Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne

Label: Twelve-Foot Hedgehog Productions

Bio: As a pianist, D. R. Commander's approach to the instrument is decidedly non-traditional and borrows as much from Earl Scruggs and Mark Knopfler as it does from keyboard gods like Bruce Hornsby, Elton John, Steve Winwood, Jackson Browne, and Donald Fagen. As a singer/songwriter, he is further ins...See Full Bio

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Darrell Commander

Keyboard, Vocals, Songwriting



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