Andy is proud to be an established contributor to the awesome Guitar Techniques magazine, with his monthly columns, 'Hot Country Guitarists', 'Hot Country Lead', 'Modern Country', 'Session Soloing', and most recent series, 'Chops Shop'.
Andy is a member of the guitar teaching faculty at top London based school of modern music, The Institute Of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP), where he has taught on Bmus and BA degree courses, BTech Diploma courses and HNC courses, instructing on numerous modules such as styles, performance, harmony & theory and reading. He has taught hundreds of guitarists here over the years, some of whom have gone on to have successful professional careers of their own.
Andy is available to be booked for live work and studio sessions. Although specialising in country guitar, Andy is a pro player of all popular styles, like Rock, Pop, Blues, Jazz etc. He uses top line live gear, like Fender/Gibson/Gretsch guitars, Fender and Tech21 amps and numerous pedals/effects. He uses Logic Pro X in his own studio. Please do get in contact to discuss your requirements.
Andy currently tours with various acts, including: The Blues Brothers Approved (the approved Ackroyd/Belushi lisenced Blues Brothers show) and 'A Vision Of Elvis' (award winning #1 Elvis tribute show). Please see the gig list below for dates and venues, but please check with me and/or venues before travelling just in case for some reason the show might not be on, or that I might not be personally on that gig that night!!
1st A Vision Of Elvis, Princes Theatre, Torquay
21st A Vision Of Elvis, Ferneham Hall, Fareham
22nd John Permenter Country Band, Towerfest, Drax, Yorkshire
5th A Vision Of Elvis, New Theatre, Oxford
20th A Vision Of Elvis, Embassy Theatre, Skegness
27th A Vision Of Elvis, Baths Hall, Scunthorpe
2nd A Vision Of Elvis, Grand Opera House, York
3rd A Vision Of Elvis, Summerrock Festival, Bridgewater
17th A Vision Of Elvis, Milton Keynes Holiday Park
7th JJ King & The Coolers Rock n Roll Band, Whetstone, North London
14th A Vision Of Elvis, Pavillion Theatre, Glasgow (matinee and evening performances)
28th A Vision Of Elvis, Theatre Royal, St Helens
4th A Vision Of Elvis, White Rock Theatre, Hastings
5th JJ King & The Coolers Rock n Roll Band, Barnstaple
6th A Vision Of Elvis, The Hawth Theatre, Crawley
12th JJ King & The Coolers Rock n Roll Band, Derby
18th A Vision Of Elvis, Charter Theatre, Preston
19th A Vision Of Elvis, Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock
20th A Vision Of Elvis, Town Hall, Cheltenham
25th A Vision Of Elvis, Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
26th A Vision Of Elvis, Riverhead Theatre, Louth
1st A Vision Of Elvis, Cresset Theatre, Peterborough
9th A Vision Of Elvis, Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkstone
28th A Vision Of Elvis, Queens Theatre, Barnstaple
29th A Vision Of Elvis, Memorial Hall, Newbridge
30th A Vision Of Elvis, Playhouse Theatre, Weston Super Mare
20th A Vision Of Elvis, O2 Guildhall, Southampton
22nd A Vision Of Elvis, Lakeside Country Club, Camberley