Dean Manning

Saturday, April 30th



“Dean Manning is a singer-songwriter who has entertained on stages, beaches and around campfires throughout Louisiana for over 20 years.  He also has an album of original music produced in collaboration with his sister, Angie Manning.  Dean grew up playing music primarily with his father and sister before joining the New Orleans band, Soul Practictioners, for 5 years.  While with this group he played festivals, weddings and parties culminating with an appearance at Tipitina’s in New Orleans.  Dean plays a wide variety of music with a focus on rock and country.  His many influences include Jimi Hendrix, Cary Hudson, Jimmy Buffett and his father, Dr. Dean Manning.”