Double vinyl LP pressing. 2016 release from the former Ween member. The Deaner Album is the debut album from The Dean Ween Group. On The Deaner Album, Dean brings his love of classic guitar rock to 14 original compositions (including four instrumentals) that echo everything from classic rock to cracked country to the quirky mix of soul, funk, metal and punk that defined Ween. While best known for his Ween work, Dean - real name Michael 'Mickey' Melchiondo - has also appeared on recordings by artists as diverse as Moistboyz, Yoko Ono, Ben Vaughn, Pigface, Queens Of The Stone Age and Nick Oliveri's Uncontrollable.