Home Contact Us
Browse by:     Category     Artist Name


Brand Product Placement Consultants (Australia)
Midge Ure - Ultravox - Visage - Band Aid (UK)
Nancy Cartwright - Voice of Bart Simpson (USA)
Producers & Brands Co-Promotions
Scherrie Payne & Lynda Laurence (Formerly of Motown Supremes) with Joyce Vincent (USA)
Building Historian 4 Films
Ehrlund Microphones (Australia)
Kate Ceberano
The Tarantinos (Australia)
Akmal Saleh
Andrea Marr and The Funky Hitmen Soul Band
Andy Cowan
Anh Do
Annabelle Drumm Kitegirl Coach
Aria Co
Aussie Bush Band The Free Selectors
Australia's King of Pop Starring TJ
Australia's Wendy Matthews
Australian Brands on the Big Screen
Beyond FM
Bhan Tre
Big Fish Band
Bossa Negra
Brad Oakes
Brian Cadd & Russell Morris
Broderick Smith Duo (The Dingoes)
Brooksy 'n Cal Duo
Bruce Glen Magician
Butterscotch's Playground feat (ex Wiggle) Greg Page
Cairo Club Orchestra
Calypso Musicians Touring Coaches
Captain Darling
Captain Groove
Carpe Idiotus
Casino Royale - Pop Opera Comedy
Catfish Voodoo Blues Band
Champers Parlour Trapeze
Change Innovation Solutionist Tina Murray
Chaos Magnet Roving Trio
Cirque Mystique
Cop Opera
Cyndi Boste
Daddy Cool Ross Wilson
Dave McFarlane
Dave O'Neil
Davidson Brothers
Deborah Conway
Dezzie D and The Stingrayz
Diva and Divo
Elf Twinkle Toes
Elliot Goblet
Elvis Big Band Tribute Show
Emma-Kate Tobia
Empress Stilt Dancers & Statues
Fiddles of Fire
Furia Merengue Kings
Glynn Nicholas
Heatwave Band
Hung Le
Into The Mystic The Songs of Van Morrison
Irish Christmas Dream
Janet A. McLeod
Jay Weston
Jazz In The Box
Jetty Road
Jimmy Barnes
Jimmy Buffet Tribute Montserrat
Joe Camilleri & Band
Joe Creighton
John Blackman - Super Trivia , Voice-over & MC
Jonathon Morton
JW Swing Orchestra Big Band
Kahuna Daddies
Karavana Flamenca
Karolina Biel Ultimate Kylie Show
Kasey Chambers
KC Publicity
Kelly Auty
Kitty Flanagan
Kransky Sisters
La Forza Pop Opera
La Nueva Cumbia - Arakataka
Lady Luck Lampshades
Le Toot Ensemble
Leo Sayer
Let it Be Beatles
Lola and The Lovecats
Lounge Brass Band
Magic Workshops for Children
Magical Mountains Adventure Time
Magician & Conjuror Elio Simonetti
Marcia Hines
Maria Forde
Marilyn Monroe Impersonator Alia
Marquis (Duo)
Maske Electric Strings
Melbourne Dixieland Jazz Band
Michael Buble Tribute Jay Weston
Mick Molloy
Mikelangelo and Saint Clare
Miss Murphy
Mondo Rock Ross Wilson
Murder Mystery - A Dinner To Die For
Music Magic from the 1950's
Next Level Marketing
Nichaud Fitzgibbon
Nick Charles & Band
Normie Rowe
Pete Kenyon & The Wake
Peter Morgan Music
Phil Manning
Phil Para & Band
Pot Pourri Theater & Opera
Queenie van de Zandt
Raymond Crowe - Unusualist
Red Hot Rhythmakers
Renee Geyer
Rhonda Burchmore
Ronnie Charles & The Retro Bandits
Ross Wilson
Russell Morris
Sarah Maclaine & Band
Silver Service Jazz Band
Singing Sommeliers Comedy Opera
Sirens of Song
Song Contest - The Almost Eurovision Experience
Soul Provider
Stan The Man Longinidis
String Angels
String Fever
Tahir Bilgic
Tania De Jong AM
The Aaron Daniels Band
The Aerial Angels
The Blue Loon
The Gift Musical Comedy
The Grand Wazoo
The Intrepid Hounds
The Murder Company
The Satellites Rockabilly
The Three Waiters
The Tones
Trumpet Fan Fare
Two Awful Umpires
U2 Australian Tribute
Un-Bridled Art (Fun) Classes
Vardos Gypsy Music
Vatos Locos
Wise Self Defence
Yummy Opera



Andy Cowan

music samples

video samples

Andy Cowan

One of Australia's most experienced and talented singer/songwriter/pianists.

Andy's line up includes:

  • Solo - Vocals/piano
  • Duo - Vocals/piano and Saxaphone
  • Trio - Vocals/piano, Saxaphone, Guitar
  • Five Pce Full Band - Vocals/piano, Sax, Guitar, Bass & Drums

Andy Cowan has been described justifiably as the "King of the Keys".

He ripples, rolls and rocks through original compostitions with passionate and soulful vocals, wrapping the audience in his energy and weaving an emotional and spellbinding magic.

Andy's musical career began in Melbourne, Australia, growing up in a household surrounded by music. Following classical piano studies, he began exploring improvisation, and absorbing musical ideas from soul, blues, and folk artists developing his very own signature style that has matured over time.

In his late teens Andy played and recorded with many well-known Australian and overseas musicians including legendary bands Madder Lake  and Ayers Rock.

Andy often toured  with:

  • Renee Geyer
  • Ian Moss
  • Kevin Borich

As well as  many piano and synthesiser arrangement calls on  film scores - including the movie Stone .

Andy's third album, "10.30 Thursdays" received exellent reviews from critics, both in Australia and overseas, and was voted Album of the Year 2001 Raw Talent Music Awards (Plenty Valley FM).
"10.30 Thursdays" was nominated for blues & roots Album of the Year at the Aria Awards 2001.

Andy's second album, "One of these Days" - recorded live with his then band "Big Mamas Door" at:

  • the East Coast Blues Festival - Byron Bay
  • the St. Andrews Hotel
  • the Queenscliff Music Festival captured the energy and atmosphere of his live perfomances and was named Blues Album of the Year 2000 at the VicTas Music Awards.

"..simply superb leaving you anticipating the next Andy Cowan date."
Lee Howard (Sunday Herald-Sun)

"..nothing but pure class" Mark Doherty (Rhythms Magazine)
Andy's first album "Train I'm On" launched him as one of the premier artists on the Australian festival circuit. ABC Radio placed the title track from the album on rotation resulting in a national profile.

" A terrific little prize, swampy vocals on a foundation of virtuosic piano playing."
Gary Tippett (The Age)


(ABC Universal)

Andy Cowan is one of Australia's foremost performing songwriters. He possesses a voice that invites comparison with the likes of Tom Waits or Leonard Cohen, with the soul of Ray Charles. But these are superficial comparisons, Andy's virtuoso Piano and Keyboard playing contains both energy and melodic beauty.

His songwriting skills give 'WHEN THE NIGHT COMES IN', a character, strength and quality that define him as the complete artistic entity.   The title track sets the Album's tone, a mid-tempo blues song, featuring the smoky saxophone of Paul Williamson and Janette Geri on backing vocals.  Next up is 'CRY' a wistful, harmonica-led, anthem for the lost and the lonely who, '...walked into the darkness and never came home'  'ONE MORE DAY', a beautiful melodic ballad, this time featuring the John Farnham Band's, Steve Williams on sax. 

Andy in performance consistently offers up his own characteristic take on the works of others. On Leonard Cohen's lyrical and thoughtful, 'CAME SO FAR FOR BEAUTY', Andy excels, with a minimal arrangement of voice, piano and strings.  Bringing the energy back again is, 'NOW'S THE TIME'. A well-timed and topical, call for social equality.  'GIRL IN THE GARDEN', sees Andy walk straight down the middle of the road with this radio-friendly dedication to his lovely wife, Wendy. 

The Jazz-Standard songbook is another regularly-raided source for Andy's live repertoire. 'YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT LOVE IS', will carry you into some smoky club, somewhere. Didn't they ban smoking...? Nope, it's definitely smoky in here. 

In these days of global financial meltdown, the blues-soul heart-cry of 'HARD TIMES', is as relevant now as at any other time of social depression.  The delicate opening piano-motif of, 'MARIE', takes us to a place in the past and the bitter-sweet memory of love lost.  'DROWNING IN THE WATER', a timeless and typical Andy Cowan blues tune. Loping and funking along and flavoured by some wonderful guitar-breaks from Shannon Bourne. 

Closing tune is the wrist-breaking, 'TOMMY'S BOOGIE' a showcase for Andy's considerable piano skills.  As always, Andy assembles some of Australia's finest musicians. In addition to those mentioned above, Dave Hicks (drums, percussion), Jimmy Sloggett (sax), Joe Imbroll (bass) and Gavan Anderson (Guitar) who form the core of Andy Cowan’s live band.   Recorded at Elmwood Grange Studio in the beautiful Olinda hills. 



Home Artists Tours Publicity Event Management Contact Australian Entertainment News Privacy Policy
Learn to Play Guitar Learn to Sing

website development: OzWeb web design & hosting, Melbourne, Australia German Spanish French Italian Japanese Korean Portugese Simpified Chinese

Home - Entertainment Depot Musicians & Artists - Entertainment Depot Tours - Entertainment Depot Publicity Campaigns by Entertainment Depot Event Management Contact Entertainment Depot Australian Entertainment News