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  • Trivia

    • Andrew has a 'MySpace' which he personally edits.

    • Andrew was named Cleo Bachelor of the Year 2004.

    • Andrew was given the nickname of Andy G by friends and family.

    • Andrew is dating actress Noa Tishby.

    • Andrew G is the host of Ten's game show ConTest.

    • In 2004, Andrew was nominated for the Silver Logie award for his role as the host in Australian Idol.

    • In July 2005, Andrew started filming his own channel [V] show called "Andrew G's Excellent Adventure." He traveled to Europe and North America. Some of the higlights included a ride in the private plane of the Offspring's Dexter Holland to the Vans Warped tour, and seeing Jamiroquai perform to 100,000 in Naples, Italy.

    • Andrew released a total of 2 CDs in his ex-bands.

    • Andrew attended St. Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace at youth.

    • Andrew's mother is Lithuanian and his father is Czech.

    • Andrew lists the following five musicians as those who have fundamentally changed the way people play the guitar.
      They are: Robert Johnson, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, Tom Morello.

    • Andrew is a committed Vegan.

    • Andrew has his own official blog, which he personally maintains.

    • Andrew has listed skateboarding, surfing, snow-boarding, and poker as enjoyable hobbies.

    • Andrew officially became an Australian citizen in 1999.

    • Andrew's first radio job on a local Brisbane station B105, where he did the on air mid-dawn shifts.

      He is currently the host of Take 40 Australia, heard on 92 stations around the country. (This is a weekly countdown of the top 40 songs on the Australian charts)

    • Andrew displayed a passionate interest in music from a young age.

      He participated in school orchestras, barbershop quartets and school musicals. In his youth, Andrew attended a music school, weekend music classes, later he would study music at South Brisbane TAFE (completing one year).

      He can play tuba, double bass, triangle and harpsichord fluently.

    • Andrew G was born in 1974 in London, England. At the age of four months his family moved to Adelaide, Australia, before moving to Brisbane, where he spent most of his youth.

  • Quotes

    • Andrew: Best Thing About being on Neighbours:
      1: They work really, really fast
      2: They can't remember storylines either.
      3: They shoot so far in advance, they exist in a permanent state of Deja Vu.
      4: They have really good coffee on set.
      5: Neighbours girls are really hot up close. And they smell good.

    • Andrew: There's a point in your career as a broadcaster that when people start to put a wig on and rip you off on rival channel parody shows, you really know that you've made an impact. However, when you're asked to play yourself in Neighbours, that means something else all together about penetration into Pop Culture.

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