Type: Solo Singer - Guitarist
Andrew Healey is an Auckland-based singer and acoustic guitarist. He draws from a broad repertoire of songs to suit weddings, corporate functions, private parties, restaurants and bars. Whether you require an intimate night of background music, or want to sing and dance, Andrew can oblige.
Over the past 14 years, Andrew has performed at countless pubs, restaurants, weddings and private functions. In 2009, he was the resident musician on board the replica paddle steamer, The Waipa Delta, strumming and singing to passengers four nights a week.
Andrew’s music is real — just voice and guitar with no backing tracks. An accomplished songwriter, he contributed a song for the 2006 compilation album, On the Horizon—Songwriters’ Collection and in 2008 appeared on Summer Fusion — an album produced to raise money for ‘The Auckland Kidney Society’. Andrew has released 2 CDs of his own original material: Urban Songs (2006) and Today is a Beautiful Day (2009). Tracks from both CDs received radio airplay, and Andrew’s song Little King was a semi-finalist in the 2008 ‘UK Song writing Competition’.
So, if you require a musician to make your occasion something special, give Andrew a call to discuss your requirements.
Ideal for smaller party, restaurant, wedding dinner, small corporate function
All I have to do is dream - Everly Bros
All I want is you - U2
All Shook Up - Elvis
Always on my mind - Tiki Tane
Always on my mind - Willy Nelson
Are you old enough? - Dragon
A 1000 years - Christina Perri
Baby can I hold you tonight - Tracy Chapman
Better be home soon - Crowded House
Blue Moon - Elvis
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Big Blue Something
Brown eyed girl - Van Morrison
Bye bye love - Everly Bros
Cannon ball - Damien Rice
Can't find my way home - Steve Winwood
Cat’s in the cradle - Harry Chapin
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Crazy little thing called love - Queen
Daniel - Elton John
Dirty Old Town - The Pogues
Donna - Richie Vallens
Easy Silence - Dixi Chicks
Every breath you take - The Police
Even though I’m blue - Exponents
Every Rose has its Thorn - Poison
Fall at your feet - Crowded House
First Cut is the Deepest - Cat Stevens
Fly me to the moon - Frank Sinatra
Four seasons in one day - Crowded House
Girl - The Beatles
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Have you ever seen the rain - Credence Clearwater Revival
Heart of gold - Neil Young
Hey Soul Sister - Train
Hide your love away - The Beatles
Hurt - Johnny Cash
I can see clearly now - Jimmy Cliff
I can't help falling in love with you - Elvis
If I could - Tahuna Breaks
I’m a believer - The Monkeys
Imagine - John Lennon
I saw her standing there - The Beatles
I shot the sheriff - Bob Marley
I should have known better - The Beatles
Knocking on heaven's door - Bob Dylan
Layla - Eric Clapton
Learning to fly - Foo Fighters
Light my fire - The Doors
Love, love, love - Avalanche City
Lucille - Kenny Rogers
Me and you and a dog named Boo
Moondance - Van Morrison
Mull of Kintyre - Wings
My life - The Beatles
No woman no cry - Bob Marley
Oh Darling - The Beatles
Old time rock and roll - Bob Seger
Proud Mary - Credence Clearwater Revival
Red, Red Wine - UB40
Return to sender - Elvis
Ring of fire - Johnny Cash
Save tonight - Eagle eye cherry
Sex is on fire - Kings of Leon
Sitting on the dock of the bay - Otis Redding
Sitting, waiting, wishing - Jack Johnson
Solitary Man - Neil Diamond
Something in the water - Brooke Fraser
Something so strong - Crowded House
Song for the asking - Simon and Garfunkle
Sorrow - Bowie
Stand by me - Ben E King
Stars go blue - Ryan Adams
Sunsets - Powder Finger
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Take it easy - The Eagles
Teach your children - Crosby, Still, Nash and Young
Ten Guitars - Inglebert Humperdink
That’s Amore - Dean Martin
The man who sold the world - Nirvana
The Gambler - Kenny Rogers
Time after time - Cindy Lauper
Time of your life - Green Day
Under the Milky Way tonight - The Church
Weather with you - Crowded House
Wake up little Suzi - Everley Bros
Whaling - Dave Dobbyn
What a wonderful world - Louise Armstrong
When you say nothing at all - Ronan Keating
While my guitar gently weeps - The Beatles
Why does love? - Exponents
Wicked Game - Chris Isak
Wild horses - The Rolling Stones
Wish you were here - Pink Floyd
Wonderful tonight - Eric Clapton
Wonderwall - Oasis
Working class man - Jimmy Barnes
Yesterday - The Beatles
You and me - Life House
Yes I was very pleased with Andrew. A pleasant and easy to deal with person who played when requested.
Both Jason and Andrew we professional, timely and a pleasure to work alongside.
They both took the lead after just one of the six ceremonies which was brilliant, as they came in and did their performances with little and no overseeing needed which is immensely helpful when staff have to be in several different places at once.
Thank you for touching base and we would happily book both these artists again if the brief required similar services.
Campus Life – Auckland
Yes very successful. Having a live performer just lifted the day.
Many thanks for your help.
It went really well. Andrew has a lovely voice and the residents enjoyed him.
I loved it and he was great and we are very happy with the result.
Take care and have a very merry Christmas.
Thank you for your email. The event on Friday evening was really enjoyable and Andrew’s performance went really well, a great addition to the party.
He was great everyone enjoyed having him play.
We will be looking at hiring him again over the busy period in the new year.
Wishing you a Happy Christmas and New Year
Waiwera Hot Pools
He was great would use him again......
Andrew was extremely professional and really good
Thanks for the follow up. It was a great night, and the music was great - we are very pleased with our decision...
txs & rgds
Hi there Robyn,
Sorry for late reply - thank you for your request for feedback. We thoroughly enjoyed Andrew's performance at my husband's 40th birthday. His music was just the sound we were after, so as budding acoustic fans we really appreciated his professionalism and how he catered to our requests (as well as those of our guests). Andrew was more than happy to join in with a song my husband's friends had written and played for him, as well as letting another guest join into one of his favorite songs!
We wouldn't hesitate to recommend Andrew's performance or Pete McGregor Entertainment - we have had such a great experience.
Thank you and Andrew for making our night so memorable.
All the very best,
Andrew Healey did a great job and all went well, thank you very much.
Congratulations on presenting such an adaptable and talented musician as you did with Andrew Healey. He was very easy to discuss choices of music with and also went to the trouble of preparing an old Crosby, Stills and Nash number for us Please pass on our most sincere thanks, Rosemary and Frank Baird
All went well. Thanks. Andrew and Beki were fab.
Andrew was fantastic. What a lovely guy. Thanks a million
All feedback has been great about the acts. Thanks for organizing for me.
I popped in to see them and they were doing a great job.
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