At 20 years young, it may be a bit early for Andrew Cushin to say that It’s Gonna Get Better; only time will tell, but if he keeps popping out belters like this then at least he’ll never be short of work.
He’s headlining a show at The Cluny next month, but it’s already sold out, so you’ll have to stand outside and ask people who were inside if you can touch them.
‘It’s Gonna Get Better’ is part of the two-track ‘Waiting For The Rain’ EP. Both songs were written by Andrew and produced by Sean Genocky. For the recording of ‘It’s Gonna Get Better’, Andrew borrowed Sean’s Gibson J-45, which was previously owned by Keith Richards.
Andrew’s original passion was football, and he used to be goalkeeper for the non-league side Newcastle Benfield’s youth team, which lead to the team’s coach becoming Andrew’s manager: classic.
List of live dates
7th – Newcastle, The Cluny (SOLD OUT)
11th – Nottingham Rough Trade (support to The K’s)
12th – Sheffield, Leadmill (support to The K’s)
13th – Glasgow, Attic (support to The K’s)
14th – Liverpool, Arts Club (support to The K’s)
10th – REWIRED Festival – Leeds, Brundenell Social Club
11th – REWIRED Festival – London, BrixtonJ amm
2nd – Live at Leeds Festival
2nd – Live at Liverpool Sound City
3rd – Hit The North Festival
15th – The Great Escape Festival
23rd – This is Tomorrow Festival
24th – Deer Shed Festival
26th – Nozstock
8th – Boardmasters Festival
28th – 30th – Victorious Festival
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