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Andrew Fruean

DREW is now on Spotify!

DREW is now on Spotify!

Greetings, A little over 24 months since the release of Andrew Fruean’s debut album DREW, it is now finally available for streaming on Spotify! Every single track! Right here! Take care!
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...
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...
Welcome!

Welcome!

Hello! Just a quick note. Firstly, thanks for visiting andrewfruean.com. This is a place where you can hear some awesome new tunes, be educated a little on the path of a singer-songwriter and view the progress of my musical journey…and what a journey it has been! It all started in...
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...
'Dying Bell' preview

‘Dying Bell’ preview

A sneak peak from the up-coming record ‘DREW’ by singer songwriter Andrew Fruean. Recorded at Island Bay Studios with Nic McGowan. Joining Andrew on the record are are some of Wellington’s, and New Zealand’s finest musicians. Darren Mathiassen on Drums, Paul Mouncey on bass, Tim Solly on Hammond Organ and...
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Live at the Cross!

Live at the Cross!

Catch Andrew Fruean live at the Southern Cross! Friday, 5th August 2011 at 10pm!
Promo Shots

Promo Shots

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...
Recording 'DREW' at Island Bay Studios 2010/11

Recording ‘DREW’ at Island Bay Studios 2010/11

...continued Day 1 of sessions 02 February 2010

…continued Day 1 of sessions 02 February 2010

The first day on the project with the drummer Darren Mathiassen and bassist Paul Mouncey. 2 days of rehearsal and another 3 days tracking(recording).
'Dying Bell' preview

‘Dying Bell’ preview

A sneak peak from the up-coming record ‘DREW’ by singer songwriter Andrew Fruean. Recorded at Island Bay Studios with Nic McGowan. Joining Andrew on the record are are some of Wellington’s, and New Zealand’s finest musicians. Darren Mathiassen on Drums, Paul Mouncey on bass, Tim Solly on Hammond Organ and Andre Paris on Sax. “Dying...
Day 1 of sessions 2 February 2010

Day 1 of sessions 2 February 2010

The first day on the project with the drummer Darren Mathiassen and bassist Paul Mouncey. 2 days of rehearsal and another 3 days tracking(recording).
Recording clarinet 07/04/11

Recording clarinet 07/04/11

7 April 2011 We had Andre Paris play some clarinet for the song ‘In the End’. In this video we see him warming up for the recording Andre also played the sax solo in ‘Dying Bell’. It was privilege to have Mr Paris on the album!