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Florida-based country recording artist Andy Pursell is a country boy who found a passion for music and live performance in his late teens. Born and raised in Arcadia, Florida, the former lineman and self-taught guitarist (who embraces the sounds of Waylon Jennings, Garth Brooks, Hank Jr., Mark Chesnutt and Tracy Lawrence) formed the Andy Pursell Band (a group of veteran musicians with more than 40 years live performance experience combined) in 2015. Dedicated to giving 110% to make his dreams a reality and create memorable musical moments and experiences for country music listeners and his fans, Andy Pursell has quickly become a must-see entertainer worth the price of admission.
He was recognized as “Favorite New Country Artist” by the Tampa Bay Music Network (2016). As support act, Andy has shared stages with Neal McCoy, Clay Walker, Montgomery Gentry and John Michael Montgomery, among others. He’s performed at the Bradenton Area River Regatta, the Smokin’ In The Pines Festival, Manatee Civic Center, Hard Rock Cafe’ (Tampa) and The Ultimate Bullfighters World Finals “The Bulls And Bands Bash.” As spokesperson for, and an ambassador of, Salt Life, Andy released the single titled “Livin’ In The Salt Life” in 2019. He will roll-out a waterfall series of original tunes throughout 2023.