Don't Tell Dena is an Oklahoma City based Psychedelic Indie Rock band started in 2015. Chris Krummrich and Sean Kanaly founded the band and later adding two fellow ACM@UCO students Campbell Young and Triston Lightner. We draw inspiration from Pink Floyd, Tame Impala and Walk The Moon. Our solid rhythm section, tight vocal harmonies and an energetic live show, help us put a new spin on old psychedelic.

As individuals, we like a wide array of different types of music.  We feel this gives us a lot of different sounds and textures to draw upon.  When we write songs, one of us comes up with a cool RIF or hook and we just jam to see what grows organically.  All our songs end up with a psychedelic or blues feel, it just happens that way.


Edmond Sun

Local band Don’t Tell, Dena releases new music

Local Band releases first album


Norman musicians power through outage problems

Listen Local: Here's a list of Okie albums landing in 2018

Tulsa World

Listen Local: Here's a list of Okie albums landing in 2018

Oklahoma Gazette

OKC Beard Club hosts a competition fundraiser for a community member battling cancer

The Criterion

Local Artist Spotlight - Instagram Takeover 3/15/18

Mystic Son's music blog - London, UK
"US outfit follow in the footsteps of Tame Impala with this driven psych-rock belter"


Don't Tell Dena's music can be found at most streaming media outlets including: Spotify, iTunes, Youtube, Amazon Music.

2018 Single Release - Nov 16th
I'm Over It - Listen

2018 Releases - Feb 9th
- Phases of the moon -Listen
Back To You
Color Girl
Right Now
In My Mind
When We Were Young
That Way

2017 Releases

That Way - Listen

Right Now - Listen


Live performance of More, More, More - Watch

Live performance of Back to you - Watch

Live performance of All these things that I've done - Watch


Don't Tell Dena played 20 shows in 2017 including some of Oklahoma City's most notable festivals: Festival of the Arts and The Paseo Arts Festival.  Other venues include: UCO Jazz Lab, VZD's and The Root.

2018 has started with a flurry of shows in OKC, Norman, Tulsa, Dallas and Austin.


Thank you for taking the time to learn about Don't Tell Dena.

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