Most notably, Andru has played guitar for ChameleonsVox
. ChameleonsVox are the latest incarnation of The Chameleons
. Originally from Manchester, England; The Chameleons are arguably one the most widely influential guitar bands of the '80s. After forming the first American lineup for the band in 2009, Andru oversaw the first American tour in 2010 which was the first time fans had a chance to hear The Chameleons music since the original lineup disbanded in 2000.
Chameleons Vox Press:
Before and after his time with The Chameleons, Andru played guitar and sang in Sleepmask,
a Los Angeles post-punk/shoegaze band who have shared the stage with artists such as Black Rebel Motorcycle Club,
David J (Bauhaus/Love & Rockets) and The Chameleons. Sleepmask has released two EP's and appeared on various compilations. Click here
to watch Andru playing and singing the song "Still A Beautiful World".
As a composer of various incidental music
pieces for piano, Andru's composition "Soliloquy" was featured in the web comedy series, "Skeptically Pwned
" for a video featuring Adam Savage of hit TV show, "Mythbusters". Some of his instrumental work can be heard by clicking on the "Pieces" link.
Prior to playing music, Andru acted from 2005 to 2011 as one of the founding partners for the first website devoted to post-punk music; Post-Punk.com
, writing reviews, overseeing design and organizing special events including the first ever showcase devoted to post-punk music at the SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas.
Andru's current musical outlet is the atmospheric space rock project, The AETHER
. As sole writer, producer, instrumentalist and vocalist, Andru recently covered The Chameleons classic "Monkeyland" and a tentative EP is in the works. To listen to The AETHER, click here