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Andrew Leahey & the Homestead / Bio

Like Tom Petty and Steve Earle, Andrew Leahey writes songs that split the difference between rock & roll, Americana, and alt-country. A Virginia native, he began his career as a vocalist, singing in the Juilliard Chorale during his early 20s and performing at venues like Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. Focusing on classical music grew old, though — there weren’t nearly enough guitar solos, for starters, and all the conductors seemed to think Sebastian Bach was Johann’s younger brother — so Leahey ditched the Big Apple and moved to Michigan, where he spent four years working as a music journalist and dove back into songwriting. Now a full-time Nashville resident, he writes, records, and tours with the band Andrew Leahey & the Homestead. Forget Carnegie Hall. This is music for city highways and country lanes, for pop fans and roots rockers, for the heart as well as the heartland.

General Info

Band Members
Andrew Leahey, Andrew Squire, Wes Burkhart, Charlie Whitten, Mr Bass Man
Artist Name
Andrew Leahey & the Homestead
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/andrewleaheyandthehomestead
Genres
Americana / Rock & roll / Country-rock

Contact Info

Location
Nashville, TN
Manager
Alaina Thetford, Train Case Media

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