album details
 

Albums are listed in chronological order of release (latest first)....


White Red Black (EP Trilogy compilation on one CD) (3rd Album 2014)
Dr Dream and The Imaginary Pop-Cabaret (2nd Album 2010)
The Tempest Soundtrack (Zen Zen Zo Production 2009)
Downside Up (with Jacob Diefenbach 2009)
Real Life Computer Game (Debut Album 2008)
Face Painter (EP 2006)
Hanging Out the Washing (Debut EP 2005)

 
White Red Black (2014) - EP Trilogy CD Compilation

Lyrics & Video Clips

Last Night I Had A Hundred Dreams

Lyrics

Video clip

Phoebe (With Her Whole Heart)

Lyrics

Video clip

Beautiful Lies

Lyrics

Video clip

Circus

Lyrics

Video clip

My Heart My Blood

Lyrics

Video clip

Venus de Milo

Lyrics

 

All the King's Horses

Lyrics

 

Tinkerbell (Down)

Lyrics

 

Head in the Clouds

Lyrics

 

Cherry Apple

Lyrics

 

Little Succubus

Lyrics

 

Mrs Gold (C'est La Vie)

Lyrics

 

A Mess A Mess

Lyrics

 

Money

Lyrics

 

*Video clip credits are listed separately on Videos page

 
Dr Dream and The Imaginary Pop-Cabaret (2010)

(Independent Release)

Credits
Emma Dean: vocals, piano, keyboard, violin
Tony Dean: drums (tracks 3, 4, 6 & 8), backing vocals
John Turnbull: bass guitar
Ben Stewart: bass guitar (tracks 4 & 6), drum programming, acoustic guitar, backing vocals, salt & pepper & sugar

Tracks 1, 2, 4, 7, 8 & 9 music and lyrics by Emma Dean
Track 5 music by Emma Dean, lyrics by Emma Dean and Ben Stewart
Tracks 3, 6 music and lyrics by Emma Dean and Ben Stewart
Track 10 music and lyrics by Ben Stewart

Produced by Ben Stewart and Emma Dean
Recorded by Ben Stewart at Ultrasonique Audio, The Old Museum and The Mobile Hotbox
Mixed by Ben Stewart at Massive Masters and Sounds Like Butter
Mastered by Matthew Redlich @ Massive Masters
Graphic Design by Ben Stewart
Photography by Kate Davies @ KD Photography

Additional Credits
Sincerely Fearful video clip directed by Jonny Williams
Stuck in the Mud video clip directed by Eric Figeuroa
[Full video clip details on Videos page]
Digibooks designed by Paul Murray

Tracks
(Click for lyrics, video clips or digibooks)

1.Emma Dean Meets Dr Dream

Lyrics

   

2. Bigger Than You Bigger Than Me

Lyrics

   

3. Sincerely Fearful

Lyrics

Video clip

 

4. Stuck in the Mud

Lyrics

Video clip

Digibook

5. Thieving Hearts

Lyrics

 

Digibook

6. Thunder

Lyrics

   

7. Sharks

Lyrics

   

8. Something They Can Hold

Lyrics

   

9. No!

Lyrics

   

10. I Keep on Losing Myself

Lyrics

   
 
The Tempest Soundtrack (2009)

(Independent Release)

This CD is the soundtrack recorded for Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre's
2009 production of The Tempest based on Shakespeare's play.

The production's premiere season was at the Old Museum Building, Brisbane, Australia
in June/July 2009.

Emma played the character of Ariel in this production (pictured on cover).

Credits
Tracks 1-5: songs written and performed by Emma (vocals, piano, violin).
Tracks 6-12: instrumental music written and recorded by Colin Webber.

Photography and Artwork by Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre

Tracks
1. Welcome
2. 12 Years
3. When I touch my heart
4. Swimming through my veins
5. We all want
6. Miranda's Theme
7. Lotus Eaters
8. The Caliban
9. Clowns & Caliban gets drunk
10. Battle Clowns of Doom
11. Forgiveness
12. Black Tempest

 
Downside Up (2009)

(Independent Release)

Downside Up contains a selection of songs from the music theatre piece written by Emma Dean and Jacob Diefenbach

The musical was premiered at The Judith Wright Centre, Brisbane, Australia to an enthusiastic sold-out audience on ???? 2009

In the future , Emma and Jacob hope to expand and tour the show.

Writing Credits
Tks 1 & 3 written by Jacob Diefenbach
Tks 2 & 6 written by Emma Dean
Tks 4 & 5 written by Jacob and Emma

Performers
Jacob Diefenbach (tks 1,2,3,4,5)
Emma Dean (tks 2,3,4,5,bonus)

Recorded and mixed by Jacob Diefenbach (except Bonus track which
was recorded live at the Judith Wright Centre on 28 June 2008)
Songs 1, 3, 4 and produced by Jacob Diefenbach
Song 5 Radio edit produced by Jacob Diefenbach
Song 2 produced by Jacob Difenbach & Emma Dean
Bonus track (from Real Life Computer Game) produced
by Emma Dean & Ben Stewart.
Mastered at Massive Masters by Matt Redlich
CD artwork by Brave New Media

Tracks
1. Standing on my hands
2. Here I stand
3. Sacrifice (The Witch)
4. An End to Dreaming
5. An End to Dreaming Radio Edit
6. (Bonus track) Cocaine

 
Real Life Computer Game (2008)

Independent Release from Doily Records (Doily200801)

Credits
Emma Dean: vocals, piano, violin
Tony Dean: drums and percussion
Dane Pollock: guitar
John Turnbull: bass guitar

Backing vocals Emma Dean, Tony Dean, Ben Stewart
Guest backing vocals on track 5: Jacob Diefenbach
Guest backing vocals on track 12: Angie Miles
Cello on tracks 5. 6. 9. 10 and 12: Helena Redmond
Cello on tracks 2, 3, 4 and 7: Sophie Adamus
Original cello parts on tracks 1, 3 and 8: Laura Driver

Produced by Ben Stewart and Emma Dean
Recorded by Ben Stewart assisted by Pablo Vergego at 301 Byron Bay
Recorded at 301 Byron Bay, Massive Masters and Studio on baileys
Hidden track "Falling Solo" recorded live at Massive Masters
Mixed at Massive Masters
Mastered by Matthew Redlich at Massive masters

Photography by Ricky Sullivan
Graphic Design by Brad Jones.

Tracks
1. Waiting room
2. Real Life Computer Game
3. Most of the time
4. Sorry
5. Get what you paid for
6. Orange Red
7. Addicted to...
8. Cocaine
9. Henry
10. End of the table
11. Dry lane
|12. (hidden tr) Falling solo

Read the Lyrics
Read (and save) the Real Life Computer Game Digibook by Paul Murray (pdf file)

 
Face Painter (2006)

Independent Release from Doily Records (DR200601)

Credits
Emma - vocals, piano, violin, hammond
Dane Pollock - electric guitar, acoustic guitar, brontilini
John Turnbull - bass guitar
Tony Dean - drums

The EP was produced by Ben Stewart and Emma Dean
Recorded and mixed by Ben Stewart
assisted by Elliot Hudson (301, Byron Bay)
Recorded at 301, Byron Bay & the Dean household
Mixed at Wavelength Studios
Mastered by Matthew Redlich at Massive Masters
Artwork design and photography by Lee Hutchison

Choir on Chew Love: Angie Miles, Anette Askvik, Alana Beasley,
Alex Makar, Amy Macdonald, Claire Wills, Dane Pollock,
Emma Dean, Edward Guglielmino, James O'Brien, John Turnbull,
Jim Forbes, Lee Hutchison, Megan Washington,
Melissa Forbes (and baby Forbes), Nathan Moore,
Pippa Bonney, Stacey Erbacher, Stuart Fisher.

Tracks
1. 3 Meals
2. chai tea
3. bicycle
4. too fat for ballet
5. chew love
6. good song
7. sunday

Click to read Lyrics.
Read (and save) the Face Painter by Paul Murray (pdf file)

 
Hanging Out The Washing (2005)

Independent Release 2005

Credits
Emma - vocals, keyboard (tr 1, 3 & 4),
grand piano (tr 2), violin (tr 1)
Rohan Hardy - electric guitar (tr 1, 3 & 4))
Chris Pearson - bass guitar (tr 1, 3 & 4)
Anthony Dean - drums (tr 1, 3 & 4)
.
Recorded and mixed by Daniel Taylor
Mastered by Dave Neil
Graphics design and photography by
Tegan Rickards.
Words & Music © E Dean 2005

Tracks
henry
the Wind
over-drive
taking it easy again

Click to read Lyrics
Read (and save) the Hanging Out The Washing Digibook by Paul Murray (pdf file)

 


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