ANDRÉ DEA was born in
Drummer of the Supercombo band, he started studying drums in
2000. Since then, he played in several bands from his city,
until became member of Sugar Kane band, in 2007. With Sugar Kane
members, he moved out to São Paulo city and recorded three
albums, two EPs and a live DVD.
He played with Vespas Mandarinas band from 2011 to 2016. With
this band, he recorded an EP, a single and the “Animal Nacional”
album, which was released by Deck Disc record label and nominee
for Latin Grammy “Best Brazilian album”.
The Brazilian edition of the American Modern Drummer - which is
the most widely read magazine dedicated to drummers and
percussionists - interviewed him twice.
Besides being the Supercombo band drummer, he works on the
projects Violeta Soda and Sugar Kane. He’s one of the Estúdio
Costella partners, which is located in São Paulo city. It's a
recording and rehearsal studio.
Currently, André Dea is drum teacher at IBVF Brasil.