Andy Summers Blog

Brazil Tour Dates with Call the Police

“I am very pleased to announce the first tour of “Call The Police ” our very own Police tribute band – Including me Ha Ha! I am playing with two wonderful and legendary Brazilian musicians Rodrigo Santos on bass and vocals ( Red Baron /Barão Vermelho) and Joao Barone on drums (Os Paralamas do Sucesso) […]

ANDY SUMMERS TRIBOLUMINESCENCE SET TO DROP MARCH 24

TRIBOLUMINESCENCE is an album representing the style that SUMMERS has evocatively dubbed “New Exotic” — 14th solo album from this legendary guitarist builds on the sonic and artistic framework of his lauded 2015 set, METAL DOG Multi GRAMMY® Award-winning artist ANDY SUMMERS rose to fame in the late 1970s and early 1980s as the guitarist […]

Roland And BOSS Present A Special Evening With Andy Summers at the Grammy Museum

Thursday, March 23, 2017; 8 p.m. Tickets On Sale: NOW Click here for more information and to buy tickets The GRAMMY Museum is pleased to welcome back GRAMMY winner Andy Summers, acclaimed guitarist for the legendary GRAMMY-winning rock band The Police, to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation and performance surrounding his forthcoming […]

Larry Coryell

I am so very sorry for the loss of Larry Coryell. He was an inspiring and important  musician – a fantastic guitarist and improvisor who will never be replaced. We toured together in Europe, and apart from enjoying his company, which was rich warm and funny he was always great in performance and a generous […]

Zach Leary’s It’s All Happening Podcast Interview

Andy Summers as a special guest for the Zach Leary’s It’s All Happening podcast. He dropped by Andy’s studio in Venice, CA to record the episode and what followed was pure podcast magic. You, of course, know Andy as the guitarist for the iconic band The Police but going beyond those magical years he’s continued to make his […]

Nigel Gray

On the recent passing of Nigel Gray

I am very saddened to hear about the passing of Nigel Gray. Nigel produced the first three Police albums – three records that made our career. He was an empathetic and gifted producer, a kind and generous man who allowed three hopefuls into his studio for nothing and gave us the chance to make our […]

The Bones of Chuang Tzu Gallery Opening in LA

The Bones of Chuang Tzu, a new show of photography from Andy Summers will premiere at the Leica Gallery in Los Angeles this Thursday, July 21st. Please RSVP at info@leicagalleryla.com. There will be an opening reception from 6-9pm with a special appearance by Andy. The show runs from July 21 – September 4, 2016. The […]

Andy Summers Photography Show in Milan, Italy

  Visit the Leica Milan Gallery site for more information. Visit the Leica Milan Gallery at Via Giuseppe Mengoni, 4, Milano, Italy. The show is currently on view for two months.

Andy Summers Reveals the Pedals Behind METAL DOG

To help inspire some of the textures on his latest instrumental epic, Metal Dog [Flickering Shadow], Andy Summers surrounded himself with a platoon of stompboxes and signal processors. Read the full story at Guitar Player.