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Where am I

This site is currently functioning as kind of a placeholder. Loaded with old music and news, it doesn't reflect what I've been doing or am doing whatsoever. I have a new band/project and that will eventually take over this entire…

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RIP Master Luthier Phil Petillo

I am deeply saddened to report that dear friend and Master Luthier Phil Petillo has passed away. Many of you know him as the world renowned instrument maker for people like Bruce Springsteen and Jim Croce. I knew him as…

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Bull Concert Videos

We've just received these two fan videos taken at a Big Mechanical Bull hoedown show we played in November. Click here for Dr. Nick and here for Country Sausage. Enjoy!

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Happy New Year

2006 is here, and with it the promise of another year of whatever it is you make of it. Best wishes in living the life you most want to live, and enjoying the people, places, and things you find yourself…

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A Week In The Life of Andrew

I don't know about you, but this week I'm playing a hoedown, a rock concert, and a jazz brunch. If variety is the spice of life, then I have paprika all over my beard. Just the way I likes it…

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Jazz, Romance, and The Bull!

Hello friends...Drew here. Well, the jazz gig at Tavern On The Green in NYC went well...about 250 people came and the night raised a ton of money for pancreatic cancer research.

My jazz record with singer Allie Moss is due…

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Jazz!

We know Andrew loves to throw down a hoedown with the Big Mechanical Bull, and go night surfing in dark Arabian seas with Secret Agent Abe. But when it's time to class this joint up, to turn a room a…

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Summer Begins

Been in the studio lately, beginning a long summer of recording. On the plate: the Big Mechanical Bull record, the Jazz Duo record, and my solo stuff (which no one but my closest friends has heard) - it looks to…

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Show Diary

Last night's Bull show was our last for a little while - we're now on a concert hiatus to finish the new record. Thanks to all for coming and being such a vibrant and great crowd to play for It…

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Show Diary

Last night the Bull brought the New Jersey hoedown down south - south, south Jersey that is...Wildwood got their first taste of the Big Mechanical Bull and, boy howdy, were they surprised to learn of the musical hijinx (and lojinx)…

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Show Diary

Bull! The Big Mechanical Bull had at great show at the Brighton tonight, and we were happy to see so many of you there. The sound was great, no explosions, except for intentional ones (see previous post). Andrew bought his…

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Show Diary

Thanks to those who came to see the Big Mechanical Bull recently at the Orb in Red Bank. We were not without some Big Mechanical technical difficulties, which of course, DID NOT prevent the crowd from square-moshing Andrew's rig…

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