Taking his influences from writers such as Jacques Brel, Paul Simon, Pete Seeger, David Ackles and Warren Zevon, Andy has performed regularly in clubs across the UK, US and Europe. His songs have been featured on radio 1 and 2 and on local radio, he has often performed at festivals around the UK and for several years travelled on aconverted double decker bus, staging gigs, running workshops, writing and performing new songs. During this time he also toured with, and opened for, a wide range of artists / poets as well as writing musicals, the most recent of which - The Butterfly Suite, was commissioned for the opening concert of the Lake District Holocaust project. He continues to be a passionate and prolific artist. New music will be released in 2016.