In many respects, Nixon is following in the footsteps of trailblazing female artists like Loretta Lynn by bravely revealing herself through her music. In other respects, her songs are strikingly modern, seamlessly combining traditional country elements with, at key moments, rough-edged pop and rock. Tying it all together is Nixon’s irresistible voice, capable of raging at an ex-lover on “You Didn’t Make Me” and expressing deep sorrow on “Waiting For Sirens,” while exuding pure charm on “Million Miles Away” and conveying an audible wink on the playful “Song Without A Name.”
Though Andrea’s path to music has been unconventional, spurred on by motherhood, marriage and a search for purpose, music was her first dream and is her life’s passion. Her ultimate goal is to spend her life connecting to others in that magical space found only under the cover of song.