Andes, Mike


  • From Timberville, Virginia. Lives in Pataskala, Ohio.
  • Began playing mandolin and singing at age 14.
  • 1983, joined the East Coast Bluegrass Band.
  • 1994, founded the group Nothin’ Fancy, singing lead and harmony vocals, playing mandolin and serving as the group’s emcee.
  • He has won numerous SPBGMA Awards including Entertainer of the Year.
  • 2013, released a solo project “The Songs I Sing” on his own label.