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James Andrews

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Like a lot of New Orleans performers, Wayne Andrews is section of a music dynasty. Two of the best Easy’s R&B greats are his family members: Prince La La and Jessie Hill. An uncle, Prince La La is most beneficial kept in mind for his track “She Place a Harm On Me.” Hill, whose 1960 strike “Ooh-Poo-Pah-Doo” can be an R&B landmark traditional, is usually Andrews’ grandfather. Although Hill didn’t live to start to see the launch of his grandson’s acclaimed 1998 Compact disc, he without doubt is usually happy from his vantage stage on the other hand. That Compact disc, Satchmo from the Ghetto, starts with an homage to Andrews’ grandfather. The track “Poops Ain’t Gotta Scuffle FORGET ABOUT” is really a tribute to Hill penned by two of his admirers and college students: Allen Touissant and Dr. John. Both music artists utilized what their coach taught them to be giants from the R&B genre; both offered something back again by assisting their friend Wayne Andrews produce his first Compact disc, by authoring tunes in addition to offering lead and back-up vocals and instrumentation. Dr. John and Touissant sparkle with Andrews on such music as “Latin Pet cats,” “It’s Just a Paper Moon,” and “Got Me a fresh Like Thing.” A specific standout is usually Andrews’ “upstairs” rendition of “The Aged Rugged Mix.” Andrews published lots of the tunes which show up on the documenting, his favorite becoming “Nice Emma,” honoring among the piano-playing superstars at Preservation Hall within the French One fourth. It had been there how the young musician discovered much about the original jazz idiom that today figures so generally in his very own music. His nickname, “Satchmo from the Ghetto,” talks of his like for Louis Armstrong and traditional jazz. With this reverence, he was became a member of by other music artists from his Treme community, including Kermit Ruffins. Both trumpeters offered their talents towards the nouveau brass rings that arrived up in the town after the achievement from the Dirty Dozen, beneath the tutelage from the past due, great Danny Barker. Andrews used the Treme Brass Music group on its well-known Gimme My CASH BACK Compact disc. He also began his personal group, the brand new Birth Brass Music group. Their joyous and eclectic sound could be heard on the 1997 launch D-Boy. The skills from the trumpeter and vocalist are valued by a amount of his musical co-workers. He shows up on Ruffins’ 1992 Globe on the String Compact disc. He in addition has documented with Chuck Carbo, Doc Cheatham, Anders Osborne, Royal Fingerbowl, and Charles Neville. Andrews offers absorbed most of his early affects and integrated them right into a audio that’s unmistakably his personal. It is possible to hear it as he requires the business lead in playing music that listeners can dance to, and conserving the fun-loving road audio of the town of his delivery.

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Full Name James Andrews
Profession Surgeon
Education Louisiana State University
Nationality American
Spouse Jenelle Andrews
Music Songs Keep That Music Playin', Zulu King, Ghetto Funk Music, Mr. Boss Man, Bet You a Dollar, The Big Time Stuff, Bourbon Street Parade, The Treme Shuffle, Christmas in New Orleans, Take A Little Trip, At the Jazz Fest, The Night Life, Nobody Like You, Poop Ain't Gotta Scuffle No More, Georgia, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, Groove With Me, Improv, You Send Me, Li'l Liza Jane, I Know Someone, Down the Road, This Is to You, Lady Be Good, Paper Moon, Drummers Groove, Let the Horns Play
Albums 12 & Shorty, Big Time Stuff, The Big Time Stuff, Expressions
Nominations AACTA Award for Best Sound


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Sound Department

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jasper Jones 2017 dialogue editor completed
The Secret Daughter 2016-2017 TV Series ADR recordist - 10 episodes
A Place to Call Home TV Series ADR editor - 35 episodes, 2013 - 2016 dialogue editor - 35 episodes, 2013 - 2016
Hyde & Seek 2016 TV Series ADR recordist - 8 episodes
Tricks 2016/I Short sound designer
The Code TV Series ADR editor - 12 episodes, 2014 - 2016 dialogue editor - 6 episodes, 2016
Embedded 2016 ADR recordist
The Daughter 2015 supervising ADR editor
Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS 2014 TV Mini-Series ADR recordist - 2 episodes
Dennis & Gnasher TV Series short ADR editor - 77 episodes, 2009 - 2013 ADR recordist - 77 episodes, 2009 - 2013 dialogue editor - 1 episode, 2013
Nowhere Boys 2013 TV Series dialogue editor - 7 episodes
Wonderland 2013 TV Series dialogue editor - 13 episodes
Packed to the Rafters TV Series dialogue editor and ADR recordist/editor - 67 episodes, 2009 - 2013 dialogue editor - 42 episodes, 2008 - 2009 ADR recordist - 40 episodes, 2008 - 2009 ADR editor - 22 episodes, 2008 - 2009 ADR recordist/editor - 3 episodes, 2009
A Moody Christmas TV Series ADR editor - 6 episodes, 2012 ADR recordist - 6 episodes, 2012
Puberty Blues TV Series ADR editor - 8 episodes, 2012 ADR recordist - 8 episodes, 2012
Howzat! Kerry Packer's War 2012 TV Mini-Series ADR recordist - 2 episodes
Offspring 2012 TV Series ADR recordist - 4 episodes
Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms 2012 TV Series ADR recordist - 6 episodes
Laid 2012 TV Series ADR recordist - 6 episodes
Beaconsfield 2012 TV Movie dialogue editor
Paper Giants: The Birth of Cleo TV Mini-Series ADR editor - 2 episodes, 2011 ADR recordist - 2 episodes, 2011
A Gurls Wurld 2010-2011 TV Series dialogue editor - 21 episodes
Me and My Monsters TV Series ADR recordist - 5 episodes, 2010 dialogue editor - 4 episodes, 2010
Spirited 2010 TV Series ADR recordist - 8 episodes
Primal 2010 ADR recordist
Underbelly 2009 TV Series sound effects editor - 4 episodes
The Strip 2008 TV Series dialogue editor - 1 episode
Blue Water High TV Series ADR recordist - 23 episodes, 2008 dialogue editor - 23 episodes, 2008
The Uncertainty Principle 2007 Short ADR editor / sound mixer
Cross Life 2007 sound effects editor
Romulus, My Father 2007 sound effects editor
Pirate Islands: The Lost Treasure of Fiji 2007 TV Series dialogue editor - 13 episodes
Love My Way 2007 TV Series ADR recordist - 2 episodes
Global Haywire 2006 Documentary sound effects editor
Headland TV Series ADR recordist - 58 episodes, 2005 - 2006 dialogue editor - 58 episodes, 2005 - 2006
Sa Black Thing 2005 Short ADR recordist / dialogue editor
Jeopardy TV Series ADR editor - 27 episodes, 2003 - 2005 dialogue editor - 27 episodes, 2003 - 2005
Tan Lines 2005/II supervising sound editor
Terrors of Tasmania 2004 TV Movie documentary voiceover recordist
The Great Dark 2004 Short sound editor
The Rocket Post 2004 ADR recordist
Mermaids 2003 TV Movie ADR editor / ADR recordist
Snobs 2003 TV Series sound editor - 26 episodes
Preservation 2003 ADR editor / dialogue editor
Don't Blame the Koalas TV Series ADR editor - 26 episodes, 2002 - 2003 dialogue editor - 26 episodes, 2002 - 2003
Close Your Eyes 2002 ADR recordist
Silent Cry 2002 dialogue editor
Morvern Callar 2002 ADR editor / ADR mixer
Resident Evil 2002 ADR recordist
Long Time Dead 2002 ADR recordist
Miranda 2002 ADR recordist
The Lost World 2001 TV Movie ADR recordist
This Filthy Earth 2001 ADR editor / ADR recordist
Mr In-Between 2001 ADR recordist
Lucky Break 2001 ADR mixer
Perfect Strangers 2001 TV Mini-Series ADR recordist
The Last Minute 2001 ADR recordist
The Hole 2001 ADR mixer
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story 2001 TV Series ADR editor - 2 episodes
The Hoobs 2001 TV Series dubbing mixer - 2001-2002
Never Never 2000 TV Movie ADR recordist
Care 2000 TV Movie ADR recordist

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2004 ASSG Award Australian Screen Sound Guild Best Achievement in Sound for a Short Film The Great Dark (2004) · Nigel Christensen
· George Turnure

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2017 AACTA Award Australian Film Institute Best Sound The Daughter (2015) · Liam Egan
· Nick Emond
· Tony Murtagh
· Yulia Akerholt
· Robert Sullivan


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