Interviews & Features

Andy Timmons Interview

Can-do-it-all guitarist tells of Danger Danger gig, solo recordings and what’s next

By Jon Liebman
February 7, 2017

Originally from Evanston, IN, Andy Timmons is widely known for his long tenure with rock band Danger Danger, as well as several collaborations with legendary drummer Simon Phillips. Andy also served as guitarist and musical director for singer/songwriter/actress Olivia Newton-John and has recorded with Paul Stanley, Kip Winger, Paula Abdul and many others, in addition to countless radio and TV commercials. He also served as a regular guest on several G3 tours, alongside guitar icons Steve Vai and Joe Satriani. Timmons has released several albums with his own group, The Andy Timmons Band, including his latest, Theme From A Perfect World, which was released in 2016.

FGPO’s Jon Liebman sat down with Andy at the 2017 winter NAMM show in Anaheim, CA.

Watch our interview with Andy!