Andrew Winton - Sophisticated Blues Soloist

Andrew Winton - Sophisticated Blues Soloist

Multi award-winning songwriter and lap slide specialist ANDREW WINTON shows you how a cypress tree root from Alabama became the Lucky 13 double-neck, 13-string lap monster, in his innovative and captivating display of acoustic music, suburban song stories and vocal mayhem!

ANDREW is known for his on-stage warmth, humour, and stellar musicianship. He is also recognised for his diverse musical styles with influences ranging through blues & roots, folk, jazz, gospel, funk & country/bluegrass.

ANDREW continues to attract audiences overseas and at home with his incredible lap slide playing and unique collaborative instrument designs. ANDREW has toured Australia & internationally numerous times, and was named the Australian Songwriter of the Year 2012 by the Australian Songwriter’s Association in conjunction with APRA.

TESTIMONIALS:

"Andrew Winton has been recognised, both here and overseas, as one of this country's finest lap-slide guitarists" - Sydney Morning Herald 

"Winton is a wizard on the lap-steel." - Rhythms Magazine 

"Winton's beauty is the clarity of his playing. It's uncluttered, easy to get your head around and a joy to listen to as the music dances to the warm enthusiasm of his lyrics...a local release with world-class potential." - The West Australian