Born and raised in an Atlanta suburb, Amanda Gunnels always had a passion for music. She began taking classical piano lessons in elementary school, and quickly evolved into a multi-instrumentalist and songwriter by the end of high school. Though piano is still her main instrument, Amanda is proficient on bass guitar, acoustic guitar, drums, and vocals.
After moving to Los Angeles and attending Musician's Institute, Amanda decided to upgrade her music and create My Dear Wendy, a songwriting project that continues to be the focus of her musical career. My Dear Wendy. Her latest album, Diamond Skull, is available for purchase -here- and you can stream all of her music on Spotify.
In 2018, she relocated to Nashville, Tennessee to continue songwriting and record her next album in Music City. You can check out My Dear Wendy's latest video release with Warm Audio -here-, and the latest song release, featured on 'The Young and the Restless', -here-
Amanda has followed her dream all around the country, and now has settled back in her favorite state of California. My Dear Wendy continues to release new music, so sign up for her email and check back to receive the latest news!