Dedmon's 7 Deadly


Dedmon's 7 Deadly, the electrifying five-piece Central Florida powerhouse band that ignites stages with their hard-hitting, high-energy performances of iconic rock and metal hits. Led by the dynamic force of nature, Monica Dedmon, hailing from the vibrant musical scene of Jacksonville, Florida, this band brings an unapologetic intensity to every show.

At the forefront of the sonic assault is lead and rhythm guitarist Don Duryea, whose roots trace back to the gritty streets of New Jersey, infusing the band's sound with raw, unbridled passion. Supporting him on bass is the formidable Bradley "Wookiee" Whalen, representing the heart of Daytona Beach's musical legacy with his thunderous low-end grooves.

Adding layers of depth and texture to the Dedmon's 7 Deadly sound are lead and rhythm guitarist Daren Maas, a virtuoso from the bustling streets of New York, whose intricate melodies and searing solos captivate audiences with every note. And driving the rhythm forward with unparalleled ferocity is the one they call "Animal" Gavin Colton, the monster drummer from the Jersey scene, whose thunderous strikes set the stage ablaze.

Together, Dedmon's 7 Deadly delivers an atomic rush that transcends genres, leaving audiences exhilarated and hungry for more. With a repertoire that fuses Dedmon's 7 Deadly bold original music and the forceful hits of rock and metal, this band guarantees an unforgettable journey through the depths of high-energy rock and metal. Get ready to unleash your horns and join Dedmon's 7 Deadly uprising!

Dedmon's 7 Deadly Band Members

Monica Dedmon - Lead Vocals

Don Duryea - Lead & Rhythm Guitar / Backing Vocals

Daren Maas- Lead & Rhythm Guitar / Backing Vocals

Bradley "Wookiee" Whalen - Bass Guitar

Gavin Colton - Drums / Backing Vocals

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Monica's Odyssey: The Southern Symphony of Shotgun Revival

In the heart of Florida, where the air is thick with the scent of swamp and rebellion, Monica, a fearless Southern girl, emerged as the driving force behind the phenomenon known as Shotgun Revival. With a backdrop of dirt roads, backwoods adventures, and the wisdom of her southern matriarchs, Monica's upbringing was a symphony of Southern living.

Her journey took an unexpected turn when she crossed paths with a man from the hills of Tennessee and another from the rugged terrain of North Carolina. Together, they forged a musical brotherhood that would birth the most badass Southern Swamp Heavy Metal the world has ever known.

Shotgun Revival's lyrics echo the raw, unfiltered experiences of Southern life. The rumble of big trucks tearing through the backwoods, the rhythmic stomp of boots around bonfires, and the tranquil beauty of life on the water – whether in the creeks, on the beach, or casting lines on the Nassau Sound. Their words paint a vivid picture of a Southern dream, a journey through the heart and soul of the Southern landscape.

In every chord, every verse, Shotgun Revival embodies the essence of Southern living, translating the spirit of the woods, the water, and the open road into an unforgettable musical journey.

For Monica and Shotgun Revival, it's more than just heavy metal; it's the very soul of the South, etched into each riff and lyric. Their music isn't just a performance; it's a rebellion, a gritty, authentic tale of life in the Southern shadows and under the swampy moonlight. They're not just playing heavy metal; they're living the dream, and their music stands as the anthemic soundtrack to that rebellious, Southern soul.




11TH Annual Boots On The Ground

Hosted by American Legion Riders Chapter 9, Flamingo Lake RV Resort and Dick’s Wings. LOCATION: 3640 Newcomb Road, Jacksonville FL 32218. To support K9s For Warriors, K9 Line, Inc., Operation New Uniform, American Legion Post 9 and Wreaths Across America. A Jeep Party/Run, a Slingshot and Bike Show and Golf Cart Poker Run and much more. Registration at Flamingo Lake: 8:00AM & KSU at 11:00, Live Music By: Southbound 41 on Friday Night Pre-Ride Party at 6:ooPM, Saturday we have a performance by the Side Project Band Pipe And Drum at 9:00AM, Dreamland Squadron Flyover at 11:00AM; Rob Powell at Noon, Metal Mucil at 3:30PM and Blistur at 7:00PM until 10PM. Fun activities for the whole family. Come out and support our Military and Veterans of this Nation and enjoy the biggest party of the Year. Over 50 Vendors, Great food by Country Caterers and Dicks Wings!!!

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