Andrey Smirnov (U.D.O, Everlost)

Andrey Smirnov is the current lead guitarist, composer and songwriter at U.D.O band - German Heavy Metal monsters, leaded by German Metal icon Udo Dirkschneider (ex-ACCEPT).
Andrey is a well known rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, and singer-songwriter who is the lead vocalist, guitarist, primary songwriter and founder of the Russian modern metal band EVERLOST. He is also the session guitarist of PAUL DI'ANNO, BLAZE BAYLEY (ex-IRON MAIDEN) and once was a part of famous Russian metal bands MASTER, EPIDEMIA and few others.
Andrey is the well respected studio musician. His major label releases only in 2012 consist of EVERLOST single, famous Russian rock star Artur Berkut album, popular Soviet hair-metal legend of the 80th GALAXY and his own solo album "Adrenaline". For most of these albums Andrey worked as the sound-producer, arranger and guitarist. Also, for the last few years Smirnov is touring guitarist of Russian retro-heroes ZEMLYANE.