Singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gem Andrews writes and performs alt-country music with an honesty and rawness that gets straight to the point. Her songs take the listener on journeys, across countries, continents and oceans, seamlessly blending the shifting landscapes with the ups and downs of life.
Her own music is firmly rooted in her beloved Alt Country and Americana, with influences from Kitty Wells, K.D Lang, Neil Young and Townes Van Zandt. She is also a fine interpreter of other peoples work covering numerous songs by an array of different writers.
Gem was born in the Liverpool suburb of Woolton, Merseyside. A much travelled musician she has taken her music around the UK, Canada and across numerous European countries.
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Supporting Band – MUSH
Mush is made up of long term collaborators Nicky Rushton and Sarah Van Jellie, based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Last year they released their seventh album ‘Delicatessen’. Nicky Rushton was one half of the renowned band ‘All Because the Lady Loves’, touring the UK and Europe extensively throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s. Mush play delicate piano bass and haunting melodies.
Last year they released their seventh album ‘Delicatessen’.
throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s. Mush play delicate piano bass and haunting melodies.