Andrew was born in the musically oppressive rural town of Orange, TX. After being forced into piano lessons for eleven years by his parents, he finally convinced them to buy him a cheap guitar (for the sole purpose of attracting female attention). After that attempt miserably failed, Andrew learned to love playing guitar as a way of expressing his emotions. He now writes and performs in Nashville.
Her human connection and love is heartfelt, her storytelling and personal experiences ring true with audiences young and old.
The Nadas are Iowa's signature alt-rock-country band, selling more than 200,000 albums through their own label, Authentic Records. Singers/guitarists Mike Butterworth and Jason Walsmith, bassist Brian Duffey, and drummer Brandon Stone mix country, rock, alternative, and indie with flawless songwriting and catchy melodies for a crowd-pleasing experience.