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Sam Andrew (1941–2015)

Sam Andrew was born on December 18, 1941 in Taft, California, USA as Sam Houston Andrew III. He was married to Elise Wainani Piliwale and Suzanne Thorson. He died on February 12, 2015 in San Francisco, California. See full bio »

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The Dreamers Soundtrack
Coming Home Soundtrack


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 2017 Big Little Lies (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Burning Love (2017) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
- Somebody's Dead (2017) ... (writer: "Call On Me" - uncredited)
 2009 Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We're Back! A Dinosaur Story (2009) ... (writer: "Combination Of The Two" - uncredited)
 2003 The Dreamers (writer: "I Need a Man to Love" (1968), "Combination of the Two" (1968))
 2002 The Cockettes (Documentary) (performer: "Untitled Jam") / (publisher: "Untitled Jam") / (writer: "Untitled Jam")
 1999 Bringing Out the Dead (writer: "Combination of the Two")
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (writer: "Combination Of The Two")
 1996 The Life and Times of the Red Dog Saloon (Documentary) (writer: "Combination of the Two")
 1978 Coming Home (writer: "Call on Me" (1966))
 1969 Mondo Trasho (writer: "Combination of the Two")
 1968 Monterey Pop (Documentary) (performer: "Ball and Chain")
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Other Works:

(August 16 to September 10, 2005) He was music director for the musical, "Love, Janis," in a Brown-Forman Series production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Morgan Hallet (Janis); Katrina Chester (Janis Joplin); Lauren Drogan (Janis Joplin) and Fred Major (Interviewer) in the cast. Randal Myler ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Big Brother and The Holding Company | Big Company and The Holding Company


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He was nominated for a 2000 Joseph Jefferson Award for Musical Direction for "Love, Janis" at the Reading Entertainment and Off-Broadway Investments Theatres in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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