Andrew DeCarlo Biography

Andrew DeCarlo is a local Colorado Americana-folk-bluegrass and beyond guitarist/flatpicker, singer-songwriter and guitar teacher who currently resides in Fort Collins. He has been writing songs and performing for years as a solo artist and in various bluegrass and newgrass groups here in Colorado as well as back in his original home of Indiana. Andrew DeCarlo's music has roots in Americana, folk and bluegrass, however, he also possesses a unique and progressive song-writing style of his own. In 2013, Andrew released his first solo album of 17 original songs, "Silver For Gold", which can be found on CDbaby and iTunes. Some of his greatest influences come from artists such as Doc Watson, Townes Van Zandt, Bob Dylan, Steve Earle, Willie Nelson, Gram Parsons, and Paul Simon just to name a few. Andrew currently performs as a solo artist along the Colorado front range, and he performs in and manages a high energy Cosmic Americana Grass band in Colorado known as Cosmic Mesa and a Doc and Merle Watson tribute band appropriately named Streamline Cannonball. Andrew DeCarlo is currently a rising musician, performer, songwriter, teacher and flatpicker in Colorado and is bringing new songs and sounds to the scene!