Andrew King

Andrew King

Real Name:
Andrew Stewart King
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Andrew King’s initial work was in the visual arts, his compositions consisting mainly of figurative, emblematic paintings, studying at Gwent College of Higher Education, 1985-1988 and then SDUC, Lampeter, 1988-1990.

This work led to illustrative work for a number of the Post-Industrial / Neofolk bands of the time (L’Orchestra Noir, Current 93, Ernte, Sol Invictus, etc). In 1994 he started making documentary recordings of traditional songs, music, and customs and in 1995 moved to London to further this work and the illustrative compositions that he was doing. To complement this work he made his first attempts at traditional song the following year.

His recordings range from unaccompanied folk song (The Bitter Harvest, 1998), to medieval and own compositions (Deus Ignotus, 2011) but has also included dark ambient (1888, 2006) and electro-acoustic and environmental field recordings (Thalassocracy, 2008).

The bulk of his recordings have been produced by Hunter Barr of the band Knifeladder, and both Hunter and John Murphy make up the core of his live band.

As well collaborating with Les Sentiers Conflictuels and Brown Sierra, and being half of Duo Noir and The Triple Tree, Andrew has also performed on albums by Sol Invictus, Àrnica, Artefactum, Andrew Liles and Knifeladder.

NOTE: The producer (Third Ear Band, Forest, Kevin Ayers, etc) is: Andrew King (3).
For the classical vocalist, please use Andrew King (5)
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Andrew King Discography

Albums

EPIPHANY 01 Andrew King The Bitter Harvest(CD, Album) Epiphany EPIPHANY 01 UK 1998 Sell This Version
Andrew King The Amfortas Wound (Album) Athanor UK 1999 Sell This Version
tf007 Changes / Andrew King Changes / Andrew King - Untitled(CD) Terra Fria tf007 Portugal 2005 Sell This Version
ATNR 032 Les Sentiers Conflictuels & Andrew King Les Sentiers Conflictuels & Andrew King - 1888(CD, Album) Athanor ATNR 032 France 2006 Sell This Version
CSR75CD Sol Invictus / Rose Rovine E Amanti / Andrew King Sol Invictus / Rose Rovine E Amanti / Andrew King - A Mythological Prospect Of The Citie Of Londinium(CD) Cold Spring CSR75CD UK 2006 Sell This Version
EPIPHANY 05 Andrew King & Brown Sierra Andrew King & Brown Sierra - Thalassocracy(CD, Album) Epiphany EPIPHANY 05 UK 2008 Sell This Version
Andrew King Deus Ignotus (Album) Epiphany UK 2011 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Andrew King The Harbinger Of The Decaying Mind Old Europa Cafe Italy 2004 Sell This Version
Andrew King & Brown Sierra Andrew King & Brown Sierra - The Kraken (EP) Dais Records US 2010 Sell This Version
STRM 09 Blood Axis / Andrew King Blood Axis / Andrew King - The Dream / Fröleichen So Well Wir(7", Ltd) Storm STRM 09 US 2010 Sell This Version
Andrew King Leipzig Recessional Epiphany UK 2014 Sell This Version
DEO07112913 Andrew King & Rose Rovine E Amanti Andrew King & Rose Rovine E Amanti - Edward / The Twa Corbies(7", Ltd) Extremocidente DEO07112913 Portugal 2014 Sell This Version