Vocalist and guitarist for the Australian new wave band Mental As Anything, the group that released singles like "If You Leave Me, Can I Come Too?"
He worked part-time at Kentucky Fried Chicken.
His cover of the Unit 4+2 song "Concrete and Clay" was a smash hit, reaching #2 on the Australian charts in 1986.
He sang the Disney song "Wish Upon A Star" in a duet with his daughter for the album Duets: A Family Celebration.
His 1994 album Andy's Chest almost exclusively featured Lou Reed covers.