Andy Hurley is the drummer of the acclaimed, multi-platinum band Fall Out Boy. Fall Out Boy's 2007 release Infinity On High debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart and was the follow-up to From Under The Cork Tree, their Island debut of May 2005, which spent 72 weeks on the Billboard 200 albums chart. The 2008 album release of Folie A Deux is being supported by more TV appearances, and a world tour including main support on the Blink 182 reunion tour.
In December 2010 Andy Hurley’s new project The Damned Things – Scott Ian (guitar), Rob Caggiano (guitar), Joe Trohman (guitar) and Keith Buckley (vocals) – release their debut record “Ironiclast.” The Damned things toured in support of the record with Buckcherry, Volbeat,HellYeah, and more throughout 2011, and were also the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Since they formed in 2000, Chicago's Fall Out Boy - Patrick Stump (vocals/guitar), Pete Wentz (bass), Joe Trohman (guitar), and Andy Hurley (drums) - have appeared on the covers of Rolling Stone, Spin, Blender, and Alternative Press and have performed on NBC's Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and Late Night with Conan O'Brien, CBS's The Late Show with David Letterman, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live, and more. They have won three MTV Video Music Awards and have received Grammy nominations as well.
Andy is also currently playing in Enabler and Burning Empires (featuring members of 7 Angels, 7 Plagues and Misery Signals). Enabler are set to release a new LP on Southern Lord Records in July 2012.