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Eric Andersen

, *1943 US, Pittsburgh
Singer / Musician / Songwriter of Rock, World and Folk
A.k.a. Eric Andersen

Eric Andersen (born February 14, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, who has written songs recorded by Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Judy Collins, Linda Ronstadt, the Grateful Dead and many others. Early in his career, in the 1960s, he was part of the Greenwich Village folk scene. After two decades and sixteen albums of solo performance he became a member of the group Danko/Fjeld/Andersen. Since the late 1990s, he has resumed his solo career. Andersen is still recording and performing live in Europe, Japan and North America.

  • Vocals
  • Guitar
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Harmonica
  • Piano
  • Rock
  • World
  • Folk
  • Pop
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Violets Of Dawn on Violets Of Dawn by Eric Andersen
Blue River on Blue River by Eric Andersen
Thirsty Boots on Bout Changes 'N' Things by Eric Andersen
When Morning Comes To America on One More Shot by Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld & Eric Andersen
Angels In The Snow on One More Shot by Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld & Eric Andersen
Is It Really Love at All on Blue River by Eric Andersen
(We Were) Foolish Like the Flowers on Avalanche by Eric Andersen
Blue River on One More Shot by Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld & Eric Andersen
Last Thing On My Mind on One More Shot by Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld & Eric Andersen
Driftin' Away on One More Shot by Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld & Eric Andersen

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
The EssentialEric Andersen2018Compil.
Mingle With The Universe: The Worlds Of Lord ByronEric Andersen2017Album
Be True To You / Sweet SurpriseEric Andersen2017Compil.
Silent Angel: Fire And Ashes Of Heinrich BöllEric Andersen2017Album
Shadow And Light Of Albert CamusEric Andersen2015Album
Blue River / Stages: The Lost AlbumEric Andersen2014Compil.
The Cologne ConcertEric Andersen2010Album
So Much On My Mind - Anthology 1969 - 1980Eric Andersen2007Compil.
The Best Of Eric AndersenEric Andersen2007Compil.
Vanguard VisionariesEric Andersen2007Compil.
Blue Rain LiveEric Andersen2007Album
WavesEric Andersen2005Album
The Street Was Always ThereEric Andersen2004Album
Wildflower FestivalJudy Collins, Tom Rush, Eric Andersen, Arlo Guthrie2003Album
Beat AvenueEric Andersen2003Album
One More ShotRick Danko, Jonas Fjeld, Eric Andersen2001Album
You Can't Relive The PastEric Andersen2000Album
Violets Of DawnEric Andersen1999Compil.
Memory Of The FutureEric Andersen1999Album
The CollectionEric Andersen1997Compil.
Ridin' On The BlindsRick Danko, Jonas Fjeld, Eric Andersen1994Album
ExileEric Andersen1994Compil.
Rick Danko Jonas Fjeld Eric AndersenRick Danko, Jonas Fjeld, Eric Andersen1991Album
Stages: The Lost AlbumEric Andersen1991Album
Ghosts Upon The RoadEric Andersen1988Album
The Best Of Eric AndersenEric Andersen1988Compil.
Too Many Times (I Will Try)/Belgian BarEric Andersen1988Single
From The Motion Picure Soundtrack "Istanbul"Eric Andersen1985Album
Movin' With The WindEric Andersen1985Single
Where Goes My Love?Eric Andersen1985Single
Tight In The NightEric Andersen1984Album
She Can DanceEric Andersen1983Single
RetrospectiveEric Andersen1981Compil.
It Must Be Love / Rock'n Roll WomanEric Andersen1980Single
Midnight SonEric Andersen1979Album
The Best SongsEric Andersen1977Compil.
Nightbird & Company: Cosmic Connections Presented By The National GuardSupertramp, Burton Cummings, Carole Bayer Sager, Eric Andersen1977Compil.
Sweet SurpriseEric Andersen1976Album
Ol' 55 / Can't Get You Out Of My LifeEric Andersen1975Single
Be True To YouEric Andersen1975Single
Be True To YouEric Andersen1975Album
A Fool Like YouEric Andersen1973Single
Blue RiverEric Andersen1972Single
Blue RiverEric Andersen1972Album
Is It Really Love At All / Pearl's Goodtime BluesEric Andersen1972Single
Born Again / Rocky Mountain RedEric Andersen1971Single
The Best Of Eric AndersenEric Andersen1971Compil.
Lie With Me / SecretsEric Andersen1970Single
Sittin' In The Sunshine / Sunshine And FlowersEric Andersen1970Single
Eric AndersenEric Andersen1969Album
A Country DreamEric Andersen1969Album
AvalancheEric Andersen1968Album
AvalancheEric Andersen1968Single
So Hard To Fall / Think About ItEric Andersen1968Single
More Hits From Tin Can AlleyEric Andersen1968Album
'Bout Changes 'N Things, Take 2Eric Andersen1967Album
'Bout Changes & ThingsEric Andersen1966Album
Today Is The HighwayEric Andersen1965Album
New Folks Vol. 2Eric Andersen, Lisa Kindred, Phil Ochs, Robert L. Jones1964Compil.
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