Bassist for the UK metalcore band Architects. He replaced original bassist Tim Lucas shortly after the band's formation.
He's been based in Hove, England.
Dean left the band for five months in 2011, and was replaced by Casey Lagos.
His reasons for leaving the band in 2011 were family related, but he's never elaborated on the specifics of the situation.
The original founders of the Architects were twin brothers Tom Searle.