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The Fender Custom Shop Andy Summers Tribute TelecasterĀ® Guitar Andy Summers was just out of college in Southern California in the early 1970s when one of his guitar students offered to sell him a beat-up 1961 Fender TelecasterĀ® that had obviously been modified by a previous owner. Summers had already had some modest music business […]

The Police To Perform at the Grammys 2.11.07

In an historic moment, the Police: Sting, Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers, will reunite and perform together at the Grammys when they open the 49th Annual Award telecast on February 11, 2007. The show also will be supported on radio via Westwood One worldwide and XM Satellite Radio, and will be covered online at Grammy.yahoo.com […]

Fender Guitars unveil Andy Summers Telecaster 1.19.07

NAMM show in Annaheim: Fender have copied the Telecaster that has long been associated with Andy’s career with The Police. It is indistinguishable in every way from the original instrument from the worn paint – to each paint nick – to a crack in the pickup plate – to the famous built in overdrive… even […]

Concerts in Brazil with Roberto Menescal 11.23.06

Andy will be performing a series of concerts in Sao Paulo, Brazil as a guest with the Roberto Menescal Quartet. All concerts will be at: The Fecap Theatre Avenida da Liberdade, 532 Sao Paulo Tel: 011 30.89.69.99 The dates are: November 23 thru November 26 ~then continue~ November 30 thru December 3

One Train Later at The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Cleveland – 11.15.06

On Wednesday November 15, 2006 Andy’s book tour will continue with readings from his book One Train Later, at the Hall of Fame Series in Cleveland. The event is at 7 pm and is free with a reservation. Please email edu@rockhall.org to RSVP. If you do not have access to email, please call 216.515.8426. Price: […]

One Train Later Book Tour Schedule

AS Tours ONE TRAIN LATER BOOK TOUR Each book signing will consist of: A reading from ONE TRAIN LATER, Q & A, followed by book signing OCTOBER Tuesday 3 GREGG HUNTER SHOW CRN RADIO 8.30 am www.crni.net Cable Radio Networks Digital Talk THE JAGGER SHOW KLLI-FM (Texas) 11.00 am Wednesday 4 BOOK SOUP 8818 Sunset […]

Book Tour Begins in Los Angeles

Radio and in store appearences for US and European Tour Andy will be on the road in support of his book release of One Train Later. He will be travelling throughout the US giving interviews and instore readings.

One Train Later Book Released

In Stores October 3, 2006 In this intimate, revealing work, Andy Summers writes fluidly about his first guitar, his experiences with earlier bands, his relationships and encounters with Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, John Belushi, and The Police, and more. Less-known is Andy’s early musical career in the U.K., where he achieved moderate fame. But after […]

Fender To Release Andy’s Telecaster

Limited edition release planned for 2007 Fender guitars has pain stakingly studied Andy’s custom Telecaster that he used as his primary guitar with the Police. With it unique pickup configuration, hardware, electronics and maple neck, Andy’s Telecaster is one of the most easily recongnizable guitars in the history of rock and roll. Fender plans to […]