Andrew Cashen

Mar 15, 2023

12:40am – 1:50am CT

Continental Club

This performance is part of the showcase that starts on Tuesday, March 14at Continental Club

Songwriter and guitarist Andrew Cashen is one of Austin’s most prominent musicians. His reputation as a songwriter goes beyond his music and the multiple bands he plays with (A Giant Dog, Sweet Spirit, Tear Dungeon). Cashen’s dangerous but exciting acrobatics have built a reputation amongst the Austin Scene. There seem to be no limits to his ride-or-die musicianship.

He began writing and recording songs for a solo project as a vehicle for exploring music styles he wasn't playing in his various bands. Referencing music influences as diverse as 50s crooner pop and West African psych rock, Cashen has created a dense kaleidoscopic song cycle on his sophomore full-length The Cosmic Silence, which came out to much critical acclaim in 2022. Cashen is hard at work on the follow up with longtime engineer/producer Stuart Sikes.

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Indie Rock