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Andrew Sebastian "Andy" Williams is the drummer and vocalist of Doves.[1] He was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England, and he is also the twin brother of bandmate Jez. Before their incarnation as Doves, the three members were a dance-club music trio called Sub Sub.

Andy Williams
Birth nameAndrew Sebastian Williams
Born (1970-02-18) 18 February 1970 (age 49)
Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK
GenresIndie rock
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, drums, percussion, keyboard, melodica, synthesiser, harmonica
Years active1985 - present
LabelsHeavenly Records
Associated actsDoves, Sub Sub, Black Rivers
WebsiteDoves' official website

Doves songs with Andy singing lead vocalsEdit

Doves' primary lead singer is bassist Jimi Goodwin, but all three members share vocal duties. Andy sings lead vocals on these songs:

Andy plays the harmonica on "Here it Comes." He also plays the melodica during live acoustic versions of "Snowden" (see: "Snowden" live at Waterloo Records, Texas).


  1. ^ Leahey, Andrew. "Biography: Doves". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 April 2010.