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Dean Crawford is more than just a gifted performer with a great voice; he renders both traditional and contemporary country tunes with deep conviction, charisma and energy. Dean is also a talented songwriter, with over 500 songs in his portfolio, he notes Dolly Parton as a great influence to his writing style, with Garth Brooks and Conway Twitty as his favorites.
  
Dean Crawford and The mighty Dunn’s River Band are the most booked and hardest working country music entertainers in the Tri-State Area. Dean and the band hold numerous awards, Dean was honored to win the Maryland Music Award for Songwriter of the Year and the band collectively hold awards for Performers of the Year and Best Country Artists in Maryland! They took 3rd place in BEST OVERALL BAND IN THE REGION behind an 80's Tribute Band (1st) and a Jazz Band (2nd) and are currently nominated for THE BEST OF BALTIMORE
 
Dean has produced five CD's and has sold over 24,000 copies and has made numerous TV appearances in the market. His songs are a main staple on several large market and internet radio stations throughout the region. Dean leads a mighty six piece band that would be the envy of any national touring country act on the scene today. The band covers both contemporary and traditional country music which enables them to please any audience anywhere! A faithful and growing fan base is what keeps this group on the rise with sold out appearances and souvenir sales that eclipse any other group in the region. 

With regular gigs at local clubs, outdoor festivals, and private events, Dean and his band has extended their reach to places like Cowboy Coast Saloon in Ocean City, MD, Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, Hollywood Casino's in Perryville and Charles Town, Bally's Wild Wild West Saloon in Atlantic City, NJ, MD Live! Casino, Pimlico Race Track in Baltimore, Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis, Rams Head Live in Baltimore, they were requested to represent Maryland Country Music at Dick Gelfman's Ride Across Maryland, they have also performed for the soldiers at Aberdeen Proving Grounds (APG) several times, the Wounded Warriors Projects, Truckin' for Troops, as well as the Special Olympics. Dean was also chosen by the Governor to represent the country lifestyle and genre through his music.

Dean and Dunn's have opened up for notable Nashville greats such as Neal McCoy, Buddy Jewel, Montgomery Gentry, Jamie O'Neil, Bucky Covington and we were called upon and honored to accept the invitation to open for the greatest country singer of all time, in his last public appearance.....the Possum, Mr. George Jones!!
 
In a time when many country artists seem to blend in with a similar look and sound, Dean Crawford and the Dunn's River Band stand out as distinctly different in these two most important and defining categories. DCDRB is certain to delight your audiences and leave them wanting more, they are simply a cut above the rest and would welcome the opportunity to perform for you!

 

 


Saturday, July 27, 2024
We're back on the hill for another great night of music, carnival fun and friends and we need you there! As you all know Pleasant Hill Carnival is a huge show in terms of attendance and we want it to be the biggest ever in 2024!! Show time is 7pm so grab your chairs, your family and friends and join us for our annual party on the hill! See you there!

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ALL AGES FREE OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Sunday, July 28, 2024
Carroll County 4H Fair,  Westminster MD
Join us at the Carroll County 4H Fair on Sunday, July 28th at 7pm! We were so excited to be asked back this year to come and entertain you great people so don't let us down, spread the word and bring all your friends!! 

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ALL AGES OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Friday, August 2, 2024
Bendersville Carnival!! Are you ready?!?! We're back and we can't wait to see you guys! Please get this date on your calendar, tell all your family and friends and meet us at the stage by 7pm! Don't be late!!

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ALL AGES FREE OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Saturday, August 3, 2024
Howard County Fairgrounds,  West Friendship MD
We are so excited to be returning to the Howard County Fair!! We have been waiting to do this since those storms blew us out of there the last time! We are playing two separate shows, one at 7:30 pm and the other at 9pm!! Please get this date on your calendar and join us at the fair with all of your family and friends!

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ALL AGES OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Friday, August 16, 2024
Heidlersburg Fire Department,  Gettysburg PA
We can't wait to see you all again at the Heidlersburg CarnivalGet this date on your calendar now, tell all your friends and meet us at the stage by 730pm! See you there!

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WE'RE BACK!!! ALL AGES FREE OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Saturday, August 17, 2024
We are so excited to be able to bring you guys another fantastic show at Brewer's Landing! You guys can't beat the view here, the food is fantastic and our friends make it a day to remember! We'll be bringing the music 4pm to 8pm!! 

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WE'RE BACK!!!
Saturday, August 24, 2024
Thurmont Event Complex,  Thurmont MD

Save this date now because you're not going to believe what we've done for you this time! I don't know if you're ready for this or not but here you go. On Saturday, August 24th at the Thurmont Ambulance Event Complex, we've been asked to join a show with Taylor Brown, he's a very talented, local Elvis impersonator and you'll love singling along with him. Up next...you ready...it's Chris Woodward and Shindiggin' , Chris, along with his very talented band will take the stage and then YOURS TRULY, Dean Crawford and The Dunn's River Band, will be finishing out this wonderful day! Talk about a party!! We are so very excited to finally be able to put these guys on the same stage....YOU CAN'T MISS THAT!!!

Ticket/Entry information will be added once we have it! SEE YOU THERE!!



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SHOW ALERT!!! ALL AGES MULTI-BAND OUTDOOR DEBUT SHOW
Saturday, August 31, 2024
Back by popular demand, Dean Crawford and Dunn's River are headed back to the Dover Firemen's Fair in 2024! This time we are coming in on Saturday night instead of waiting until Monday so make sure you get this event on your calendar now! Grab your chairs, your blankets, your family and your friends and join us at the stage by 715PM!! See YOU there!

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WE'RE BACK!!! ALL AGES FREE OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Saturday, September 7, 2024
Reisterstown Festival,  Reisterstown MD
Details to follow :)

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ALL AGES OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Sunday, September 8, 2024
Join us on SUNDAY, September 8th from 1pm to 5pm at Brewer's Landing Bar & Grill!! No worries the Ravens don't play this Sunday so come on out and join the party with us!! Spread the word! See YOU there!

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FREE OUTDOOR
Saturday, September 14, 2024
Biglerville Carnival,  Biglerville PA
Join us at the Biglerville Fall Fest for a great night of music! We have so much fun with all of you there that we just can't wait to come back every year and here we come! Mark this date on your calendar and meet us at the stage by 7pm! See you there!

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WE'RE BACK!!! ALL AGES FREE OUTDOOR ANNUAL
Saturday, September 21, 2024
Fallston Barrel House,  Fallston MD
Join DCDRB at Fallston Barrel House on Saturday, September 21st for Boots in the Barrel 4.This year we're bringing a very special friend of ours, Mr. Wade Hayes will be joining us this year! Ticket information will be forthcoming.

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Saturday, October 5, 2024
Join us for another great show at one of our favorite outdoor venues! Show times are 4pm to 8pm but do yourself a favor and come for dinner! The great people at Brewer's Landing will take care of you and your belly then you can stay and enjoy the music with us! See you there!

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WE'RE BACK!!!
Friday, October 11, 2024
Cancun Cantina,  Hanover MD
We have one date at Cancun Cantina this year and we want you all there so please get this date on your calendar now and work around it because we can't wait to see you all again! Show start at 9pm but come on out early and get your seat for what is bound to be another packed night! 

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Saturday, October 12, 2024
Bowleys On The Bay,  Middle River MD
We're putting together a great show for you at Bowley's on the Bay and you guys are not going to want to miss it!
Event details are being worked out now but please get this date on your calendar, it's going to be a beautiful day on the water!

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MULTI-BAND OUTDOOR
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