Wolfstone ex guitarist ; Andy is an inventive ,creative guitarist/composer/singer and song writer with flare and imagination, compared by some to such players as Jeff Beck ,Gary Moore and Eric Johnson ,to name but a few . Having played session on many albums he has a wealth of experience in many genres of music Blues, Rock, Hard Rock, Celtic Rock, Folk Rock.
His style is melodic in approach and firey by nature,has featured on many Scottish artists albums. He has also worked with John Sinclair (keyboard player from Ozzy Osbourne) and Martin Smith (a past member of ELO). He also co wrote Coming Home Tonight, a song featured on Smokey album ,The World and Elsewhere ,released globally in 1997.Also played lead guitar with renouned Celtic Rock Band Wolfstone ,featured on first 2 albums, Unleashed and The Chase.Toured wordwide as well as live TV concerts and Radio sessions
He continues to write his own material,while touring and recording in other projects.
New album being released on October 13th 2008 with Saptial Unity .
Also working on an album with Ex Wolfstone vocalist/singer/songwriter , Ivan Drever.
vocally probably similar to Neil Finn from Crowded House.
As a songwriter influenced by 70s and 80s rock Thin Lizzy ,Crowded House, Satriani and Robben Ford
After seeing Thin Lizzy at age 16 Andy took up guitar.His influences are Gary Moore,Scott Gorham,Robben Ford,Eric Johnson,Joe Satriani,Crowded House,Thin Lizzy 70s and 80s rock.Also influenced by Bach and other classical music.
Andy is best known for his work with Celtic rock band Wolfstone from the highlands of Scotland.He played on their first 2 albums ,Unleashed and The Chase,and toured with the band from 1989 to 1995 worldwide.The band also did a live video and many live Tv and Radio appearences. Andy is also a singer/songwriter and session guitarist,also composes instumental music for TV and Film