Today andrewesley is calling the shots as a bandleader in his own right, with a musical style comparable to such contemporaries as Jason Mraz', Duncan Sheik, John Mayer, and the late Jeff Buckley. His debut full-length solo offering "strength" was just released on Marathon Records and has been praised by many in the music community. The album focuses on themes about spiritual enlightenment, personal relationships, and the environment.
andrewesley is a seasoned and well travelled performer with a plethora of live experiences under his belt. Standout performances include shared bills with artists like Susanna Hoffs, Fastball, Kenny Wayne Sheppard, Placebo, and Gwen Mars. Some venues include: House of Blues-Hollywood, The Viper Room-Hollywood, Mercury Lounge-New York, ESPN Games-Phoenix, SXSW-Austin, The Casbah-San Diego, and Foundations Forum-Los Angeles.
"One of the ten best releases of the year (2004) !"
-Robert Kinsler, The Orange County Register Dec 2004
Check out the artist's website:
1. From Within
2. One Step Closer
3. All I Want To Say
6. Never Again
7. Black Waterfall
8. Look Inside
9. Leave It Alone
11. Blue Moon Risin'
12. A Reply