Andrew "Andy" Burton

Andrew "Andy" Burton is a keyboardist, vocalist, and composer based in New York City. He has been touring with John Mayer and worked with artists such as Rufus Wainwright and Ian Hunter.

Andrew Burton

His influences include Chopin, J.S. Bach, James Booker, James P. Johnson, Ray Charles, and Jerry Lee Lewis.

Some of his heroes on the Hammond organ, which is his other specialty, include Richard "Groove" Holmes, Jimmy Smith, Booker T., Charles Hodges of Hi Records, and Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers. He also acknowledges his substantial debts to Stevie Wonder, Billy Preston, and legendary session musicians Nicky Hopkins and Paul Griffin.

Associated acts

John Mayer, Rufus Wainwright, Ian Hunter, Loudon Wainwright III