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Andy Summers Interview with Darren Paltrowitz

WATCH ON YOUTUBE VIEW ON THE HYPE MAGAZINE SITE As one-third of The Police, Andy Summers was a huge part of one of the biggest bands of all time. Summers’ success as a guitarist though, preceded his time with The Police, as the virtuoso player had already toured and/or recorded with the likes of The Soft Machine, […]

Andy Summers Interview with Robert Cuvuoto

Listen to or read the transcription of an interview with Andy Summers and Robert Cuvuoto. Andy talks about his recent studio album “Harmonics of the Night” and his belief that “the point of writing music is to touch people in some way”. VISIT THE SITE TO LISTEN OR READ THE INTERVIEW

SOAL Night Live- The Musical Talk Interview with Andy Summers

For Episode #107 of the SOAL Night Live- The Musical Talk Show Andy Summers dropped by to discuss his latest projects including his new book of occasionally semi-biographical short stories, “Fretted and Moaning” and his new album of instrumental guitar, “Harmonics In The Night”. We also discuss his love of photography, thoughts on prog rock, […]

Andy Summers | Chronosthesia | Harmonics of The Night Video

Watch the Andy Summers video for Chronosthesia from the upcoming Harmonics of the Night release. ‘Harmonics of the Night’ is the third in what he conceived of as a trilogy of recordings. Following on from ‘Metal Dog’ and ‘Triboluminescence’. The music for Harmonics of the Night came from a real-life situation, which was the occasion […]

Andy Summers Harmonics of the Night Album Cover

New Album by Andy Summers, Harmonics of the Night, to be Released October 15

Harmonics of the Night is the third in what I’ve conceived of as a trilogy of recordings. Following on from ‘Metal Dog’ and ‘Triboluminescence’. The music for Harmonics of the Night came from a real-life situation, which was the occasion of a retrospective exhibition of my photography at the Pavilion Populaire in Montpellier. I was […]

Fretted and Moaning Short Stories by Andy Summers Book Release – Available for Order

Musician, composer, photographer, guitarist and… author. Andy Summers has written short stories ever since he became a member of The Police, and they are as smart, witty and unexpected as his music and photography. Now for the first time 45 are collected together in this hardback book. Andy’s stories in Fretted & Moaning reveal a […]

Andy Summers Solo Music and Photography Dates in July

Andy Summers is touring the US with his one man show in celebration of the release of his new solo album ‘Triboluminescence’. He will perform new music and songs from his illustrious career against the backdrop of a multi media show featuring exotic and surreal photographic sequences from his 2018 book ‘The Bones of Chuang […]

Andy Summers with Call the Police

Call the Police Tour with Andy in June with Dates in Argentina, Brazil and Chile

Andy is pleased to announce the second tour of “Call The Police ” his very own Police tribute band! He is playing with two incredible and legendary Brazilian musicians, Rodrigo Santos on bass and vocals (Red Baron /Barão Vermelho) and Joao Barone on drums (Os Paralamas do Sucesso). Please see the dates below for the […]

The Bones of Chuang Tzu Photography Exhibition at Leica Gallery SF until May 27

Visit the the Gallery at Leica Store San Francisco until May 27th to see Andy’s most recent exhibition: The Bones of Chuang Tzu. The series, Summers’ interpretation of China, is to be published in an upcoming book by Steidl (2018). Influenced in his early years by the writings of fourth century poet-philosopher of the wandering […]