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Drew Shirley

Drew Shirley is listed in the credits for the following albums:

Year Artist Album Role
2011 Switchfoot Vice Verses Guitars

Drew Shirley

Born: 
Apr 03, 1974
Age: 
47

Andrew (Drew) Philip Shirley is an American rock guitarist, formerly of All Together Separate, and since 2005 of the Grammy-winning alternative rock band Switchfoot. Shirley attended California Baptist University studying a Fine Arts degree with a Music minor. During that time he also started and led various school bands and shows. He had only started playing guitar as a senior in high school. After graduating from college, he also began working with YFC as the Riverside area Campus Life director, working with local high schools. He started touring with Switchfoot soon after their 2003 release The Beautiful Letdown. He became an official member of the band on May 4, 2005. He has recorded five albums with the band: Nothing Is Sound (2005), Oh! Gravity. (2006), Grammy-winning Hello Hurricane (2009), Vice Verses (2011), and Fading West. Between leaving All Together Separate and his transition to Switchfoot, Shirley produced and played guitar on many different band projects. He still produces and plays on various musical projects.

Created by: siremidor on 18-March-2012 - Last Edited by siremidor on 28-January-2016
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