Local Band Spotlight

Local Band Spotlight: Andy Timko


Name of Band/Act: Andy Timko

When did band form: Andy has been performing solo since 2012, the band formed in early 2013.

Members: Andy Timko – Lead Singer/Guitar; Aaron Sensabaugh – Lead Guitar/Vocals; Paul Haller – Bass/Vocals; Wes Porter – Drums/Percussion.

About the band: Andy Timko performs high energy, rock-influenced country. As a solo acoustic performer, Timko’s unique take on various popular country songs, combined with his no-nonsense approach and one of a kind voice is reminiscent of the likes of Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert and Lee Brice. His band delivers a dynamic and hard-hitting Country rock show in the vein of Jason Aldean, Eric Church, etc.

The Youngstown, Ohio based Country act has performed all over the East coast including Delaware, Ohio, Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Florida, Tennessee and Kentucky. They play over 130 shows a year and have been invited to open shows for acts like Dustin Lynch, A Thousand Horses and Chris Higbee. Timko performs monthly in Nashville and has also headlined the 2016 and 2017  S’more Jam Country Music Festival in Gardners, Pennsylvania and made his debut as a headliner at Dusty Armadillo in Rootstown, Ohio last year.

Why you should see their show: Whether a song is meant to evoke feelings of pain and loss, or love, or simply just a fun night out- Timko focuses on putting the message first, and in the process, delivers an authentic and highly entertaining live show, both with his band as well as solo. Watch one of the live videos he has posted on YouTube to get just a taste of what he and his band do with their live shows.

Videos/Music: You can watch videos of Andy Timko on his Topic YouTube Channel Here or on his Music YouTube Channel Here. You can follow Andy Timko on Facebook Here, or on his website Here.

Upcoming Dates: Friday, February 10 at The Lake Tavern in Mecca, Ohio (acoustic); Saturday, February 11 at The Rusty Bull Taco Co. in Toronto, Ohio (acoustic); Friday, February 17 at The Yellow Dog Saloon in Cortland, Ohio (acoustic) and he will also be performing on Saturday, February 18 at Mary’s Saddle Club in Clarksville, Tennessee (acoustic).

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