Guitar ability: Expert
Vocal range: Tenor
Drumming ability: Beginner
Composer ability: Expert
Keyboard ability: Beginner
Producer ability: Beginner
Vocal ability: Lead singer
Singing styles Favourite genres
Influences: Pearl Jam, Damien Rice, Rage Against The Machine, Ray Lamontagne, Pendulum, Chase & Status
Andy is an inspiriational singer/songwriter from the Valleys of South Wales. He has a troubador approach to his music, regularly picking up his guitar and flying off around the World showcasing his talents to appreciate audiences. He has been in the studio with Amazing producers including Ian Grimble, the man in the control room when Travis created The Man Who and the Manics recorded This Is My Truth Tell Me Yours. Grimble, (Travis, MSP, Boy Kill Boy) was drawn in by the melodies, the quality of the songs and his ability to write catchy hit singles. 'Too Much' was carefully examined by expert music industry judges and placed in the top 5 as a semi finalist in the UK Songwriting Contest. The contest is held in association with the BRIT trust, The British Academy of Composers and Songwriters, BBC Radio, The World Music Foundation and other industry bodies. It also had an honorable mention at the Billboard Magazine World Song Contest. He has appeared at some of the largest festivals in UK including sets at 'In The City' in Manchester and 'Get Loaded In the Park- Metro Weekender'. Over the past couple of years Andy has played and collaborated with many big names in the Industry. Including some vocal sessions with Super Producers 'Hybrid' and successful tour dates with the likes of 'Newton Faulkner' 'Jamie T', 'Pull Tiger Tail', 'Jack Penate','The Magic Numbers',’Snow Patrol’and 'Brett Anderson' (Suede)'
His latest project is called 'Killer In You' and is a blend of electro, Drum n Bass and Rock, the project is gathering early momentum and debut ep should be finished this year for release arly next year.
I am always up for collaborating with electro and dance producers. I have a good vocal studio and can work via email Worldwide.