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Andrew Fruean

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Sunday News Article

Sunday News Article

Going it Alone By Mike Alexander Published in the Sunday News 26th January 2014 Andrew Fruean took a leap of faith to record his debut album. “The recording of this album has been a journey in confronting my fears as an artist,” the Wellington-based songwriter says of his debut album DREW, which was released late last year.  ...
Angel video

Angel video

Hi everyone where ever you are in the world. Check out the video for my new single ‘Angel’. It’s a deeply personal song for me and one of my favourites on the album. Recorded in my bedroom after a strange dream one night I think I managed to capture the feeling and emotion. I’m proud...
National Radio Review for DREW

National Radio Review for DREW

Listen to a review of Andrew’s album DREW from renown New Zealand Music Critic Nick Bollinger on his weekly Radio New Zealand National programme The Sampler which was broadcast on 27 August 2013. It was an amazing review, here are some extracts from it: “With the shear volume of new music that continues to pour...
DREW album launch

DREW album launch

Thanks to all who came out to see me launch my album DREW on Saturday night! Special thanks to my lovely musicians, Liz Watson, Paul Mouncey, Ed Zuccullo, Chris Silvester, Murray Hewitt, Andre Paris and Jay Wards on sound. It was a memorable evening playing to close friends and family. The band played great and...
DREW now available on iTunes and Google Play!

DREW now available on iTunes and Google Play!

Great news! Andrew Fruean’s new studio album DREW is now available for digital download at Apple iTunes, Google Music Store, Tradebit, GreatIndieMusic, Amazon MP3, 24-7, Shazam and 7digital. Click here for the links. You will be redirected to the Store. ‘DREW’ traverses personal themes of discovery, loss, heartache, and self awareness; of life and family;...
Meet the Band 2013

Meet the Band 2013

Not long to go before the big show! Check out what I’ve been up to 🙂 Drew
DREW pre-order!

DREW pre-order!

DREW digital album will be available for pre-order at iTunes on August 1st and will be delivered August 24. Also coming to Google Play!              
Release Announcement!

Release Announcement!

Hi friends, After much procrastination, self-doubt and anxiety the time has come for me to announce that on August 24th I will finally be releasing my debut album DREW! To celebrate this event I will be having an album release concert at The Southern Cross with support from special guest Miss Bright! I would be honoured...
New Album Out Soon

New Album Out Soon

This is the debut album from Andrew Fruean titled ‘DREW’. It is a finely crafted collection of folk, pop songs with the evocative epic sweep of classic rock. Recorded in 2010/11 at Island Bay Film Studios in Wellington, New Zealand with the help of producer Nic McGowan (Good Laika, Ghostplane and Paselode) it is a...