"Imagine a bluesy Lou Reed and you're half way there." - Glasgow Living

"One of the most brilliant solo albums to come out of Scotland" - SMS 

Andy McBride is a songwriter originally from Glasgow, Scotland.

2018 brought the debut Album Shipyard Soul and a heavy touring schedule throughout Europe. UK Highlights were a Headline Celtic Connections Show, Festival appearances at TRNSMT and Country 2 Country. Andy also toured Europe on 4 occassions racking up over 50 Shows in the process. The Shipyard Soul album tour of 2019 already encompasses UK, German, Spanish, Irish, French and Luxembourg shows.

Starting in early 2014 under the previous moniker of 'Panic Anchor'  Andy has toured Europe extensively on top of regular residencies in his hometown in venues such as the renowned King Tuts, O2 ABC, and SEC Armadillo.


 Andy has shared a stage with a wide range of musicians including

13 Crowes

Mick Hargan

Roy Zephyr

 Bruce Foxton

Dave Arcari

Mike Tramp

July Talk

Katee Kross

Joe Purdy

Frankie & The Heartstrings

Eddy Gartry

Matt Andersen.

"..There's a hint of Prine here... a brilliant miniature" - Americana UK  Tennessee Sundays Review

"Sure feels like true Rock n Roll" - RTP