About

Anders Griffen is a musician from Brooklyn, New York, playing drums, and sometimes trumpet, blending idioms across genres with original and unique songwriters, instrumentalists, and choreographers.

On 40+ records, and concerts across the States and abroad -- including Lollapalooza, Primavera Sound, and The End of the Road festivals, a Peel Session on BBC Radio 1, and on Jazz with OT with legendary  radio presenter Oscar Treadwell -- Anders has performed with songwriters and bands like Jeffrey Lewis, Diane Cluck, Regina Spektor, Kimya Dawson, The Bundles, Paleface, The Walkmen, Mark Mulcahy, Winterpills, Zoë Darrow, Seth Faergolzia and Dufus, and the legendary Ish Marquez and Lonesome Crew  ...  as well as  jazz musicians Frank Lowe, Bernard Santacruz, Roy Campbell Jr., Henry P. Warner, Joe Shepley and Bill Crow, and a diverse range of artists, musicians and dancers. 


Anders now resides in western Massachusetts 

Read more on the Bio page  


Social Media:  

Instagram  

YouTube 

and older YouTube 

Events

December 6, 2019 • Friday Night!

Eliot Cardinaux

8pm - 12am

10 Forward

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December 6, 2019 • Friday Night!

Eliot Cardinaux

"around the faded sun" book release  
music & poetry by eliot cardinaux


https://www.10forwardartsvenue.org/new-events/ 


10 Forward (the 

10 Fiske Avenue 

Greenfield, MA 01301 


8pm - 12am

10 Forward

November 1, 2019 • Friday Night!

Lonesome Crew featuring Ish Marquez ! with Only Son -- Mercury Lounge

7:30pm - 10pm

Mercury Lounge

Event Details

November 1, 2019 • Friday Night!

Lonesome Crew featuring Ish Marquez ! with Only Son -- Mercury Lounge

Early Show! 7:30 doors. Lonesome Crew at 8pm sharp! 


Tickets: bit.ly/OnlySonMercury

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/

Mercury Lounge

217 E. Houston St.  
New York 10002

7:30pm - 10pm

Mercury Lounge

August 29, 2019 • Thursday night

Eli Catlin

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August 29, 2019 • Thursday night

Eli Catlin

Songs and instrumentals with Eli Catlin

https://www.facebook.com/events/477226426191184/


Progression Brewery
9 Pearl Street  
Northampton, MA 01060

August 10, 2019 • Saturday night!

Jeremiah Cymerman / Toby Driver / Terzett

9pm - 11pm

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August 10, 2019 • Saturday night!

Jeremiah Cymerman / Toby Driver / Terzett

In their first western Mass appearances, Jeremiah Cymerman and Toby Driver perform all new solo sets!
Terzett will be without their regular reed man, but bassist Jon Messmer and percussionist Anders Griffen will perform duets and accompany invited guests. 


The 413  
40.5 Holyoke Street,
Easthampton, Mass. 01027 


https://www.facebook.com/events/399188077622049/

9pm - 11pm

June 15-16, 2019

Record dates in Brooklyn ...

All day

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June 15-16, 2019

Record dates in Brooklyn ...

News coming soon! 

All day

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