WEST Texas Crude is an award winning and dynamic four piece band Performing since 2000, West Texas Crude’s main musical influences are rockabilly, rhythm and blues, roots music and rock and roll, and covering some more current artists in our own special way.
Playing many festivals over the years and multi award winning performances including "Ballarat Beat (Vic) "Camperdown Cruise(Vic) "Greasefest(QLD)
Blues on Broadbeach QLD.
Signed to German Record label "Rhythm Bomb Records" on their newest release "Guess What" selling more than 4000 copies and currently working on their next two albums for the Berlin based label WTC are busy!!
Fronting the band, Andy Dashwood never lets an audience down with his vocals and lead guitar. Andy’s passion for music is reflected in every performance and he has been invited to perform in many tribute shows, such as the annual Johnny Cash Tribute Show and recently, the Hank Williams Tribute Show as well as performing in West Texas Crude’s Tribute to the Man in Black, "A Handful of Cash".
The band is rounded out by the awesomely talented Doe Prijono on the double bass, Darren Sylvester on guitar and on the drums, Darren Podlich who is not afraid of showing an audience a trick or two.