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Eric Andersen (singer/songwriter) was born in Pittsburgh (USA) on February 14, 1943.

Eric Andersen belonged in the early sixties together with Phil Ochs and Bob Dylan to the Greenwich Village folkscene in New York. His best-known songs from that time are “Violets of Dawn,” “Come to My Bedside” and “Thirsty Boots” (the latter was recorded by Judy Collins and several others). In 1966, he made his debut at the Newport Folk Festival and that same year he starred in… read more

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  • Awesome!
  • Eric Andersen - Blue River (1972, Columbia) - This masterpiece moves orbit Orthodox country, intimate atmosphere and lyrics that deal with poetry is sublime intense portraits of women (Sheila). The song of my dreams. -. -. -. -. om hari om .....
  • Wow, I really can't believe his listeners are this low. I thought he was more famous than that. It's a shame, he's amazing.
  • Eric is one of the best singer/songwriters ever. Read what the late great Robert Palmer had to say about Eric and his Ghosts Upon The Road album here [url]http://www.ericandersen.com/page4.htm[/url]. His best IMO and sadly does not appear to be playable - which is a travesty!
  • Leaving a shout for Eric. Show the love!
  • Eric Andersen is one of the great singer songwriters, who should be much much more celebrated by the music listening world at large.
  • So sad he is so unknown...
  • awesome stufffff

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