No Shame About Ray

No Shame About Ray

X Factor viewers were quick to fall for Dean Ray, with the gifted alternative-blues singer-songwriter eventually taking out runner-up. However, his time in music stretches back to before he was born, with his mum slinging bass while pregnant with the future star. He took up drumming initially, but that didn’t feel right.
At 13, he discovered the guitar. He released his self-titled debut last year, which has since gone Gold. Dean: “I’ve been called mysterious, intense, confusing, crazy and captivating. But at the end of the day, I’m just a guy with a guitar and a story to tell. Live and love…” The Capital, Bendigo – December 17 & Lighthouse Theatre, Warrnambool – December 18.