Andrew Karnavas is a professional singer-songwriter based in Houston,TX with three active touring projects: Andrew Karnavas (Americana), Runaway Sun (Blues-Rock), and AndyRoo and the AndyRooniverse (Children’s). In five years Andrew has released five records with three projects and toured the United States, performing at a variety of venues and festivals such as South By Southwest in Austin and the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC. He has opened for Trombone Shorty, Diane Birch, Back Door Slam, and The Heartless Bastards. In 2013 Andrew was featured on Daytrotter, the number one site for discovering new music according to Forbes Magazine.
Andrew has been lucky enough to play with some of today’s best recording artists, such as the Heartless Bastards and Davy Knowles. Brooklyn’s Diane Birch opened for Runaway Sun at Austin’s SXSW 2009 Music Festival, and PBS invited Andrew to open for MyNameIsJohnMichael and Trombone Shorty at SXSW 2011. Besides playing at SXSW, Andrew acts as the Music Programming Coordinator for HoustonTXSW, an unofficial SXSW showcase for Houston bands. Radio Disney AM 1590 invited AndyRoo and the AndyRooniverse to be a featured performer at the 2011 Houston Rodeo and Livestock Show.
Whether live or recorded, playing Americana, Rock, or Family music, Andrew entertains audiences of all ages.
-Film Noir, 2010, recorded at SugarHill Studios
AndyRoo and the AndyRooniverse Albums:
Welcome to the AndyRooniverse, 2011, recorded at SugarHill Studios
Runaway Sun Albums:
Let’s Run LP, 2012, recorded at Sunrise and SugarHill Studios
-The Bridge LP, 2009, recorded at SugarHill Studios
-Self-titled EP, 2008, recorded at 1226 Studios