Last week the students in my Writing Close to the Earth online class read George Orwell's classic essay, "Politics and the English Language." In it ... Read More
This was the song that did it. It was about eight years ago, maybe nine (!), when I first met Randy. It was at a Compassion International retreat, and it was no more than a hand shake and a “nice to meet you”. About three months later I was doing a show with my buddy Gabe Scott at the sadly now-defunct New City Café in Knoxville, and Kenny, the proprietor, had Randy’s EP Hank playing over the sound system. I loved what I heard and bought the CD immediately. This was the song that made it clear to me that this Goodgame fella wasn’t messing around. “Charlie Robin” is in many ways a great picture of what Randall does.
As a singer-songwriter and recording artist, Andrew has released more than ten records over the past fifteen years. His music has earned him a reputation for writing songs that connect with his listeners in ways equally powerful, poetic, and intimate. He has also followed his gifts into the realm of publishing. His books include the four volumes of the award-winning Wingfeather Saga.