Patrick Andy began playing bass at 17 in Madagascar. Since moving to NYC, he has worked with Christian artist Andrae Crouch; Latin artist Obie Bermudez; R&B artists Wyclef Jean, Nikky Yanofsky, Aaradhna; bassists Meshell Ndengeocello, Matt Garrison; guitarists Leni Stern, Lionel Loueke; World music artists Vieux Farka Toure, Diblo Dibala, pianist Meddy Gerville; drummers Carlito Mendoza, Francisco Mela, Obed Calvaire and Chris Dave, guitarist Lionel Loueke, sax players Greg Tardy and Bob Franceschini, just to name a few. He plays bass at Times Square Church. Patrick plays Fodera basses, LaBella strings, Source Audio, Xotic and EBS bass pedals, Kala Ukulele bass, and Aguilar amps. Patrick Andy Band’s music is a mix of World Music and Gospel Jazz Rock, heavily influenced by rhythm from Madagascar.