birmingham act tenboy first came together in a few years back, formed by songwriter dean cook who was then drummer of rock band briar.
dean has been a drummer for some twelve years and worked with such people as bruce dickenson, lemmy, ozzy osborne to name but a few.
he featured on a bunch of international albums & singles and has had tons of tv & radio stuff happening with various bands.
dean is an experienced drummer who is called upon regularily for session/dep work, gigs, sessions etc for many bands & artists, plus he has played many top venues such as the hammersmith, marquee & ronnie scotts etc.
dean now does a lot of writing & records & performs under the name tenboy.
most of his tenboy stuff appears on the uk indie label shotguncharlie
tenboy material has been likened to david gray and also neil finn, dean has also recorded various acoustic sets showcasing tenboy songs in stripped down instrumental versions.
tenboy have been doing solo acoustic shows and dean has made many solo live acoustic appearances on such tv shows as the big breakfast (c4), nickelodean (Sky), bbc (1&2) & central plus many cable networks.
dean's other 'PET' project is electronica/idm in the shape of machineboy which has gained him placements in the game, tv & film soundtrack department.
recent albums by tenboy have gained much radio & tv airplay plus placements in a number of worldwide tv shows, such as Real World & Rad on various MTV & terestrial tv stations.
tenboy have just finished recording their latest ep titled 'my little drum box', the ep is broken down acoustic songs with just a little drum box backing....its now available from the mighty iTunes!
many tenboy tracks/albums/ep/singles are now available at iTunes