Andy Williams (Doves)

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Andy Williams
Birth name Andrew Sebastian Williams
Born (1970-02-18) 18 February 1970 (age 47)
Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK
Genres Indie rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, drums, percussion, keyboard, melodica, synthesiser, harmonica
Years active 1985 - present
Labels Heavenly Records
Associated acts Doves, Sub Sub, Black Rivers
Website Doves' official website

Andrew Sebastian "Andy" Williams is the drummer and vocalist of Doves.[1] He was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England, and he is also the twin brother of bandmate Jez. Before their incarnation as Doves, the three members were a dance-club music trio called Sub Sub.

Doves songs with Andy singing lead vocals[edit]

Doves' primary lead singer is bassist Jimi Goodwin, but all three members share vocal duties. Andy sings lead vocals on these songs:

Andy plays the harmonica on "Here it Comes." He also plays the melodica during live acoustic versions of "Snowden" (see: "Snowden" live at Waterloo Records, Texas).


  1. ^ Leahey, Andrew. "Biography: Doves". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 April 2010.