Andrew Hendryx is a mandolinist from Guilford, CT. His musical career started in 1997 playing mandolin for the Alan Smithee Band out of Elon, NC, later moving to NYC, Andrew co-founded the grammy balloted band, Yarn, with which he toured nationally for nine years. Andrew currently lives in Pennsylvania where he’s finishing a new album of originals and rethought covers recorded by an all-star band of industry experts.
Known for his soaring solos, Andrew Hendryx has performed at major music festivals, theatres, and rock club throughout the US. His music has been featured by Rolling Stone, NPR, CMT, PBS, CNN and many news and radio stations across the country.
Andrew has collaborated and played with renowned artists including John Oates (Hall & Oates), Mike Gordon (Phish), Edie Brickell, Rahiem (Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five), Tim Carbone (Railroad Earth), Jeff Austin (Yonder Mountain String Band), Andy Falco and Jeremy Garrett (The Infamous Stringdusters), Ollabelle, Cabinet, Tony Leoni (Chris Robinson Brotherhood), Caitlin Carry (Whiskeytown), Vince Herman & Drew Emmitt (Leftover Salmon) and bluegrass legends Jim Lauderdale, Sam Bush, and Tony Trischka.
Instruments: Acoustic Mandolin, Electric Mandolin, Slide Mandolin, Harmonica, Acoustic Guitar, Tenor Banjo
Endorsements: Martin Guitar, Lanikai Ukulele, Don Alain Custom Mandolins