Guitarist Andrew Bateman

A Unique Performance...

A Diverse Repertoire...

A One Man Band...

A Brief Bio...

No need to book a several piece ensemble for your next event. Andrew becomes drummer, bassist, rhythm, lead & harmony guitarist as well as auxiliary percussionist through the process of looping. No backing tracks or pre-recorded material here. Each song is built by layering each instrument in real time. This process is a treat for both eyes and ears!

Andrew Bateman spans the boundaries of genre to deliver a performance of unprecedented versatility. His compositions and arrangements are ever-adaptable to the venue at hand. In addition to a traditional solo repertoire Andrew utilizes a performance technique known as looping wherein he takes on the role of each band member. Audiences can expect to hear a different variety of original pieces mixed with an extensive repertoire of classic, cover songs arranged and adapted to the Spanish guitar. Flamenco, folk, contemporary, rock, blues and jazz and more combine to create a style that retains an upscale ambience while inviting patrons to let their hair down and have a good time. It’s upscale, not uptight. 

Andrew Bateman has been performing throughout the greater Houston area for over a decade. Extensive experience as a solo artist, studio contractor and instructor all add to Andrews reputation as a well rounded and diverse performer capable of adapting arrangements to suit any venue or event. Whether seeking a headliner for the concert hall or ambient background music suited to the fine dining venue, Andrew has you covered! In addition he is an accomplished composer with countless original pieces as well as a host of uniquely arranged cover tunes under his belt. He has performed with large and small ensembles alike and has been featured several times on Great Day Houston as well as numerous editorials and interviews for the Houston Chronicle, the Scene Magazine, Clear Lake Today and more! 

Time Of Your Life- Greenday
Maleguena- Lecuona
Maleguena Salerosa- Chingon
Home- Buble 
What I Got- Sublime
Born On The Bayou- CCR
Come Thou Fount- Robinson
Can't Help Falling In Love- Presley
American Pie- Mclean
Happy Together- Turtles
Nothing Else Matters- Metallica
The Kiss- Last of the Mohicans 
Save Tonight- Eagle Eye Cherry
Me and Bobby McGee- Kristoferson 
Wonderful Tonight- Clapton
Unforgiven- Metallica
House of the Rising Sun- Animals
Hey There Delilah- Plain White T’s
Oceans- Hillsong
Name- Goo Goo Dolls
You Fond Me- The Fray
Have You Ever Seen the Rain- CCR
Hallelujah- Buckley

Whether seeking a classical or flamenco solo artist for a black tie event, a casual evening of classic cover tunes, a romantic dinner complete with passionate ballads, or  all of the above, Andrew has you covered. A unique ability to tailor tunes to suit any venue or event. In addition to a myriad of original pieces spanning the soft and melodic to the fiery and energetic, Andrew has a substantial selection of cover songs arranged in his unique style. Some of the more frequent requests are listed below...

Some Popular Cover Tunes....
Ain’t No Sunshine
Hotel California- Eagles
Let It Be- Beetles
Free Fallin- Petty

Sound of Silence- S. & G.
I’m Yours- Mraz
I Won’t Give Up- Mraz
Drift Awy- Gray
I Will Survive- Franklin
Stand By Me- King

Hello- Adelle
Asturius- Segovia

Eleanor Rigby- Beetles

For the Longest Time- Joel
Can You Feel The Love Tonight- John
Believer- Monkees

Ain’t No Sunshine
Behind Blue Eyes- The Who
Black Magic Woman- Santanna
Oye Como Va- Santana
Ho Hey- Lumineers
Wagon Wheel- Rucker
Dueling Banjos- Smith

​Brown Eyed Girl- Morrison
Sway- Buble