Andy Hurley was bornon 31 May 1980 in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, United States, American, is Musician. Andy Hurley is an American musician popular as the star drummer of Chicago based band ‘Fall Out Boy’. In the past, Andy has been associated with several other bands and produced music to critical and commercial acclaim. However, no other association would give him as much exposure as Fall Out Boy. Andy played full time for the band until its hiatus in the year 2009. Some of the hardcore punk rock bands that Andy has been associated with in the past are Race traitor, Kill the slave master, Project Rocket and The Kill Pill. Fall out Boy’s Pete Wentz has been a great friend of Andy and their musical association go back to their teenager days. They both have been part of four different rock bands together. After the Fall Out Boy stopped playing in 2009, Andy joined ‘The Damned Thing’ and also played briefly for another band ‘Enabler’ and became a part of several other big and small bands, releasing many albums and singles. Fall Out Boy came back into the musical scene together in 2013 with the release of their album ‘Save Rock and Roll’ and the band went for a tour and achieved some great success with their subsequent albums and ever since, it is going strong.
In 2013, Fall Out Boy came with their next studio album titled ‘Save Rock and Roll’ and it was followed with ‘American Beauty/American Psycho’, which later settled on the top spot in the Billboard 200 chart
Later in 2012, Andy joined a straight edge hard rock band named FocusedXminds, and during that time, media speculations were ripe about Fall Out Boy making a comeback and it was said that Andy will leave FocusedXminds when that happens
It was being said that he is unable to handle the new found success the band was having and that, among several other things, led the band to take a break for some time in 2009
The success continued with their next album titled ‘From Under the Cork Tree’, which climbed at the 9th spot in the Billboard 200 chart and the band spent the year 2005 touring around with their new found success
Andy recorded the album ‘Take This To Your Grave’ with the band Fall Out Boy in 2003 to a mega universal success which helped Andy to become one of the hottest drummers around
The year was 1996 and Andy was searching for opportunities to play with some big bands and in the pursuit of his dreams, he became part of several hardcore punk and heavy metal bands such as Killtheslavemaster, Racetraitor, Project Rocket and The Kill Pill
Andy Hurley was born Andrew John Hurley in Wisconsin on 31st May 1980 and lost his father when he was just 5