White has teamed up with US top ten craft brewery NINKASI and the Birkenhead Brewing
company of Auckland, who have brewed an IPA inspired by the title track of the album.
Beautiful Trouble, the beer and the song will be available both here in NZ and in the United
States for Super Bowl Sunday.
“I’m a great lover of craft beer,” says White, “so I was thrilled when Steve Simms of the
Birkenhead Brewing Company took my idea of a craft beer named Beautiful Trouble to
Ninkassi and they ran with it. In these days of a changing market place in the music industry,as a hard-working troubadour, it pays to think outside of the box to get the music out thereto the world. A QR code on every bottle of beautiful trouble will take you to my websitewhere you can buy the single, Beer and music go together, so I think this is a great
partnership and I’m seriously looking forward to a lot of getting into a lot of Beautiful
Andrew White’s next stop is at The Old Butter Factory, Friday 10 th. He will be showcasing material from his forthcoming CD ‘Beautiful Trouble’ as well as songs and guitar instrumentals from his back catalogue of 13 albums. Tickets at eventfinda.co.nz
""It is no stretch at all to describe Andrew White as the Art Tatum of the guitar""
- Stephen Pederson, Chronicle Herald, Canada
""White's style is a unique, soulful mix, and his guitar playing is extraordinary""
- Rambles Art Magazine, U.K.
""Andrew is a magical writer, listen to him with your heart""
- Tommy Emmanuel
""White is one of those blessed individuals who combine international-class fingerstyle guitar playing with great vocals and superb song writing. His raw, expressive, high tenor voice combines wonderfully with his gutsy, snappy and yet sophisticated guitar work.""
- Ian Melrose, Clannad.